Jule Anne Henstenburg received a B.S. in Nutrition Science from Pennsylvania State University in 1982 and an M.S. in Nutritional Biochemistry from Cornell University in 1985. Early in her career, she worked in pharmacology research at Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine and in clinical research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. After obtaining her Registered Dietitian (R.D.) credential, she worked as a clinician at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia where she specialized in treatment of inborn errors of metabolism and was Manager of Outpatient Nutrition. She has also been a consultant for Pennsylvania State Early Intervention Programs and co-owner of a private practice specializing in pediatric nutrition.
Her research interests focus on the use of qualitative methods for the study of food access in low income, urban neighborhoods.She is also active in professional organizations including the Pennsylvania Dietetic Association as Chair of the Continuing Education Approval Committee for Pennsylvania and the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Society for Nutrition Education where she serves on the Program Committee.
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Commission on Dietetic Registration Doctoral Scholarship (professional)
The American Dietetic Association Foundation administers this scholarship fund established by CDR to provide scholarships to Doctoral Prepared Non-RDs seeking to obtain the RD credential.
Keystone Award for Professional Leadership, Pennsylvania Dietetic Association, 2012 (professional)
The PA FBLA Keystone Leadership Award recognizes successful members for all of their FBLA involvement. This award certifies a complete FBLA education
including community service, leadership development, competitive events, recruitment, publicity, and professional development.
Cornell University: M.S., Nutritional Biochemistry 1985
Penn State University: B.A., Nutrition Science 1982
- Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics
- Pennsylvania Dietetic Association as Chair of the Continuing Education Approval Committee for Pennsylvania
- Delaware Valley Chapter of the Society for Nutrition Education
Earl, G.L. and Henstenburg, J.A. Dietary approaches to hypertension: A call to pharmacists to promote lifestyle change. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2012; 52:637-645.
Henstenburg, J.A. Childhood Obesity. In: Clinical Case Studies for the Nutrition Care Process. Emery, E.Z., ed., Jones and Bartlett Learning, Burlington, MA, 2011.
Henstenburg, J.A. Taxation of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages for Obesity Control: The Need to Talk in “Code”. Delaware Valley Chapter Society for Nutrition Education Newsletter, Fall 2010.