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- Joseph Hibbeln Acting chief, Section on Nutritional Neurosciences, NIH; Captain, U.S. Public Health Service
- J. Thomas Brenna Professor of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University
- Evelyn Tribole Registered Dietitian; Nutritional Counselor; Author, "The Ultimate Omega-3 Diet" (McGraw-Hill)
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