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Lori Turner is a Professor and Chair of Health Science at The University of Alabama. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University in food and nutrition. She earned 2 Master of Science Degrees, one in Dietetics and Nutrition and one in Health Education from Florida International University and Florida State University respectively. She earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree from The University of Alabama in Health Education and Health Promotion. She is a Registered Dietitian and has authored 19 published instructor manuals for college-level nutrition textbooks and 12 published student study guides. She has authored 2 college-level health textbooks, “Life Choices: Health Concepts and Strategies,” and “Wellness: Guidelines for a Healthy Lifestyle.” Much of her research is focused on osteoporosis prevention and she has authored 76 published articles and 90 presentations at conferences.