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Oklahoma State University

Shirley Evans

Visiting Assistant Professor

308 Human Sciences
Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: (405) 744-3808

shirley.evans@okstate.edu

Education

Degree Institution Area of Study
Ph.D. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK Nutritional Sciences
M.A. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK Dietetics
M.P.H. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Oklahoma City, OK Occupational and Environmental Health
B.S. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK Physician Assistant

Expertise

Maternal and Infant Nutrition

Publications

  • Evans, S. F., Meister, M., Mahmood, M., Eldoumi, H., Peterson, S., Perkins-Veazie, P., Clarke, S. L., Payton, M., Smith, B. J., & Lucas, E. A. (2014). Mango supplementation improves blood glucose in obese individuals. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights, 7, 77 - 84.

  • Evans, S. F., Tenkku, L. E., Kennedy, T., Zoorob, R., & Rudeen, K.  (2014). Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders: Survey of healthcare providers after continuing education.  Journal of Intellectual Disability - Diagnosis and Treatment, 2(2), 133 -143.

  • Evans, S. F., Payton, M., & Kennedy, T.  (2016). Atypical Eating Behaviors Identified in Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders, aged 3 to 5 Years, Using the Children’s Eating Behavior Questionnaire in a Caregiver-Reported Online Survey.  Journal of Intellectual Disability - Diagnosis and Treatment, 4, 191 - 203.

  • Evans, S. F., Beebe, M., Mahmood, M., Janthachotikun, S., Eldoumi, H., Peterson, S., . . . Lucas, E. A. (2017). Mango Supplementation Has No Effects on Inflammatory Mediators in Obese Adults. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights, 10(10.1177_1178638817731770.xml), 1178638817731770. doi:10.1177/1178638817731770 

Courses Taught:

Food and the Human Environment NSCI  3543
Senior Capstone for Nutritional Sciences NSCI  4643

Awards & Recognition

  • Oklahoma State University: Winterfeldt Graduate Fund for Research Scholarship
  • Mary E. Leidigh Graduate Scholarship
  • Winterfeldt Graduate Fund for Research Scholarship
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center: Oklahoma City District Dietetic Association Scholarship
  • Shirley Enders Smith Graduate Scholarship in Nutrition
  • Dean’s Honor Roll

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 
  • Oklahoma Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Oklahoma City District Dietetic Association
  • Oklahoma Academy of Physician Assistants 
  • Alpha Eta Society
  • The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
  • Golden Key International Honor Society

Certificates

  • Preparing Online Instructors