2018

 

Brandon J. F. Gheller, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Jo M. Welch, Melissa Rossiter, Bohdan Luhovyy, Neil R. Brett, Nick Bellissimo. (2018). Effect of video game playing and a glucose preload on subjective appetite, subjective emotions, and food intake in overweight and obese boys. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2018 Aug 10. doi: 10.1139/apnm-2018-0281.


Qing Guo, Nick Bellissimo, Derick Rousseau (2018). Effect of Emulsifier Concentration and Physical State on the In Vitro Digestion Behavior of Oil-in-Water Emulsions. J Agric Food Chem. 2018 Jul 18;66(28):7496-7503. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.8b02231.


Mohsen Mohammadi-Sartang, Nick Bellissimo, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Neil R. Brett, Seyed Mohammad Mazloomi, Mohammad Fararouie, Alireza Bedeltavana, Mahmoud Famouri, Zohreh Mazloom. (2018). The effect of daily fortified yogurt consumption on weight loss in adults with metabolic syndrome: a 10-week randomized controlled trial. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. Jun; 28(6):565-574. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2018.03.001.


Mohsen Mohammadi-Sartang, Zohreh Mazloom, Hadi Bazyar, Marzieh Mahmoodi, Nick Bellissimo, Julia Totosy de Zepetnek (2018). Effects of walnuts of consumption on vascular endothelial function in humans: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Clinical Nutrition ESPEN. June: 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2018.07.009.


Saeideh Tabibian, Elnaz Daneshzad, Nick Bellissimo, Neil R. Brett, Ahmad R. Dorosty-Motlagh, Leila Azadbakhdt. (2018). Association between adherence to the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension diet with food security and weight status in adult women. Nutr Diet. 2018 Jun 10. doi: 10.1111/1747-0080.12440.


Somaye Fatahi, Elnaz Daneshzad, Hamed Kord-Varkaneh, Nick Bellissimo, Neil R. Brett, Leila Azadbakht. (2018). Impact of Diets Rich in Whole Grains and Fruits and Vegetables on Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight and Obese Women: A Randomized Clinical Feeding Trial. J Am Coll Nutr. 2018 Apr 27:1-10. doi: 10.1080/07315724.2018.1444520.


Qing Guo, Julia Totosy de Zepetnek, Jennifer Chang, Julia Hayden, Stephen J. Crozier, Gagan Mongia, Dérick Rousseau, Nick Bellissimo (2018). Effect of mid-morning protein and fruit purees on subjective appetite, food intake, and glycemic and insulin responses in healthy adults. J Am Coll Nutr. 2018 Apr 27:1-11. doi: 10.1080/07315724.2018.1457457.


Saman Khalesi, Nick Bellissimo, Corneel Vandenalotte, Susan Williams, Dragana Stanley, Christopher Irwin (2018). A Review of Probiotics Supplementation in Healthy Adults: Helpful or Hype? Eur J. Clin. Nutr. doi: 10.1038/s41430-018-0135-9.


Lorianne J. Bennett, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Neil R. Brett, Kelly Poirier, Qing Guo, Derick Rousseau, Nick Bellissimo (2018). Effect of Commercially Available Sugar-Sweetened Beverages on Short-Term Food Intake and Appetite in Adolescent Girls. Nutrients. Mar 23;10(4):394. pii: E394. doi: 10.3390/nu10040394.


Saeed Ghobadi, Zahra Hassanzadeh‐Rostami, Mohammed Salehi‐Marzijarani, Nick Bellissimo, Neil R. Brett, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Shiva Faghih. (2018). Association of eating while television viewing and overweight/obesity among children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta‐analysis of observational studies. Obes Rev. 2018 Mar;19(3):313-320. doi: 10.1111/obr.12637.


Saeed Ghobadi, Zahra Hassanzadeh‐Rostami, Mohammed Salehi‐Marzijarani, Nick Bellissimo, Neil R. Brett, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Shiva Faghih (2018). Association between overweight/obesity and eating habits while watching television among primary-school children in the city of Shiraz, Iran. Public Health Nutr. Feb;21(3):571-579. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017003251.



 

2017

 

Qing Guo, Nick Bellissimo, Derick Rousseau (2017). The physical state of emulsified edible oil modulates its in vitro digestion. J Agric Food Chem. 2017 Oct 18;65(41):9120-9127. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b03368


Fahimeh Haghighatdoost, Nick Bellissimo, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Mohammad Hossein Rouhani (2017). Association of vegetarian diet with inflammatory biomarkers: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. Public Health Nutr. 2017 Oct;20(15):2713-2721. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017001768.


Qing Guo, Aiqian Ye, Nick Bellissimo, Harjinder Singh, Derick Rousseau (2017). Modulating fat digestion through food structure. Prog Lipid Res. 2017 Oct; 68:109-118. doi: 10.1016/j.plipres.2017.10.001.


Mohsen Mohammadi-Sartang, Zohreh Mazloom, Hamidreza Raeisi-Dehkordi, Reza Barati-Boldaji, Nick Bellissimo, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek (2017) The effect of flaxseed supplementation on body weight and body composition: A systematic review and meta-analysis of 45 randomized placebo-controlled trials. Obes Rev. 2017 Sep;18(9):1096-1107. doi: 10.1111/obr.12550.


Qing Guo, Nick Bellissimo, Derick Rousseau (2017). Role of gel structure in controlling in vitro intestinal lipid digestion in whey protein emulsion gels. Food Hydrocoll. Aug; 69:264–272. doi: 10.1016 / j.foodhyd.2017.01.037.


Restricting Marketing to Children, Official Response by the Canadian Nutrition Society (July 31, 2017). Working Group Chair.


Nick Bellissimo, Jennifer J. Lee, Taylor Polecrone, Leila Hammond, Neil R. Brett. (2017). Response to: Is there a difference between whole wheat and whole grain? If so, which one is healthier?


Nick Bellissimo, Jennifer J. Lee, Taylor Polecrone, Leila Hammond, Neil R. Brett. (2017). Response to: Is there a way to measure the amount of protein in eggs? If so how??


Nick Bellissimo, Jennifer J. Lee, Taylor Polecrone, Leila Hammond, Neil R. Brett. (2017). What is a suitable and simple experiment to test for levels of all the following substances/chemicals in oils: cholesterol, trans fat, saturated fat and unsaturated fat?


Katie Adolphus, Nick Bellissimo, Clare L Lawton, Nikki A Ford, Tia M Rains, Julia Totosy de Zepetnek, Dye L. (2017). Methodological challenges in studies examining the effects of breakfast on cognitive performance and appetite. Adv Nutr. 2017 Jan 17;8(1):184S-196S.



 

2016

 

Sanaz Mehrabani, Seyyed Morteza Safavi, Sepideh Mehrabani, Mehdi Asemi, Awat Feizi, Nick Bellissimo, Amin Salehi-Abargouei (2016). Effects of low-fat milk consumption at breakfast on satiety and short-term energy intake in 10- to 12-year-old obese boys. Eur J Nutr. 2016 Jun; 55(4):1389-96. doi: 10.1007/s00394-015-0956-4.


Amin Salehi-Abargouei, Fahime Akbari, Nick Bellissimo, Leila Azadbakht (2015). Dietary diversity score and obesity: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis of observational studies. Eur J Clin Nutr. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2015.118.


Julia Totosy de Zepetnek, Damion Pollard, Jo Welch, Melissa Rossiter, Shiva Faghih, Nick Bellissimo (2016). Pre-meal screen-time activities increase subjective emotions, but not food intake in young girls. Appetite. Apr 1;111:32-37. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2016.12.025.


Sanaz Mehrabani, Seyyed Morteza Safavi, Sepideh Mehrabani, Mehdi Asemi, Awat Feizi, Nick Bellissimo, Amin Salehi-Abargouei (2016). Effects of low-fat milk consumption at breakfast on satiety and short-term energy intake in 10- to 12-year-old obese boys. Eur J Nutr. 2016 Jun 23.


Maryam Hajishafiee, Gholamreza Askari, Bijan Iranj, Reza Ghiasvand, Nick Bellissimo, Julia de Totosy Zepetnek, Amin Salehi-Abargouei (2016). The effect of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids supplementation on androgen profile in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical trials. Horm Metab Res. 2016 May;48(5):281-9. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-105288.



 

2015

 

Nick Bellissimo (2015). Satiation and Satiety are important components of appetite control. Can you tell us what the difference is between the two concepts, and how dietary sugars are involved in these regulated pathways? In: Sugars and Health the Current Science. CarbNews.


Amin Salehi-Abargouei, Sahar Saraf-Bank, Nick Bellissimo, Leila Azadbaht (2015). Effect of non-soy legume consumption on C reactive protein: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Nutrition Journal May;31(5):631-9.


Fahimeh Haghighatdoost, Mojgan Mortazavi Najafabadi, Nick Bellissimo, Leila Azadbakht (2015). Association of dietary acid load with cardiovascular disease risk factors in patients with diabetic nephropathy. Nutrition Journal May;31(5):697-702.


G. Harvey Anderson, Shokoufeh Khodabandeh, Barkha Patel, Borhdan L. Luhovyy, Nick Bellissimo, Rebecca C. Mollard (2015). Meal-time exposure to food advertisements while watching television increases food intake in overweight and obese girls, but has a paradoxical effect in boys. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 40(2):162-7.


Nick Bellissimo, Tina Akhavan. Effect of Macronutrient Composition on Short-Term Food Intake and Weight Loss (2015). Advances in Nutrition. May 15;6(3):302S-8S.Link


Nick Bellissimo (2015). Satiation and Satiety are important components of appetite control. Can you tell us what the difference is between the two concepts, and how dietary sugars are involved in these regulated pathways? In: Sugars and Health the Current Science. CarbNews. PDF Link



 

2014

 

Alyson Branton, Tina Akhavan, Branka Gladanac, Damion Pollard, Jo Welch, Melissa Rossiter and Nick Bellissimo (2014). Pre-meal video game playing and glucose reduce food intake in normal weight boys. Appetite. 83:246-62


Tina Akhavan, Michelle Eskritt, Marissa Van Engelen, Nick Bellissimo (2014). Effect of Sugars in Solutions on Immediate and Delayed Memory Recall in Boys. International Journal of School Health November; 1(3): e24545


Ali Firoozabadi, Nick Bellissimo, Ahmad Ghanizadeh, Abrisham Tanhatan Nesseri (2014). Role of Somatization in Familial and Interpersonal Relationships is the major mode of expression of Psychological Distress among Iranian Women. Khanlou N & Pilkington B. (Editors). Women’s Mental Health: Resistance and Resilience in Community and Society. Advances in Mental Health and Addiction (Series Editor: Masood Zangeneh). New York: Springer


  Nick Bellissimo, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller, Tammy Fansabedian, Branka Gladanac (2014). Energy Drinks   Ask a Scientist!


  Nick Bellissimo, Tammy Fansabedian, Tayyaba Sharif, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller, Branka Gladanac (2014). Sources of Vitamin D   Ask a Scientist!

  Marissa Van Engelen, Shokoufeh Khodabandeh, Tina Akhavan, Juhi Agarwal, Branka Gladanac, Nick Bellissimo (2014). Effect of sugars in solutions on subjective appetite and short-term food intake in 9- to 14-year-old normal weight boys. EJCN. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2014.33

  Barkha Patel, G. Harvey Anderson, Shirley Vien, Nick Bellissimo, Brian McCrindle, Jill Hamilton (2014). Obesity, sex and pubertal status affect appetite hormone responses to a mixed glucose and whey-protein drink in adolescents. Clin Endocr. DOI: 10.1111/cen.12403


 

2013

 

  Barkha Patel, Nick Bellissimo, Bohdan L. Luhoyy, Lorianne J. Bennett, Evelyn Hurton, James A. Painter, G. Harvey Anderson (2013). An After-School Snack of Raisins Lowers Cumulative Food Intake in Young Children. J Food Sci. Jun; 78 (Supp 1):A5-A10. doi: 10.1111/1750-3841.12070. Link


  Nick Bellissimo, Branka Gladanac, Monika Constantino (2013). Flavoured Water   Ask a Scientist!


Najmeh Maharlouei, Nick Bellissimo, Seyed Mehdi Ahmadi, Kamran B. Lankarani (2013). Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Pre- and Post-Menopausal Iranian women. Climacteric Nov 16.



 

2012

 

  Shlomi Tamam, Nick Bellissimo, Scott G. Thomas, Barkha Patel, G. Harvey Anderson (2012). Overweight and obese boys reduce food intake in response to a glucose drink, but fail to increase intake in response to exercise of short duration. Appl Physio Nutr Metab. Jun; 37(3): 520-9.

  Barkha Patel, Shlomi Tamam, Nick Bellissimo, G. Harvey Anderson (2012). Reply to the discussion of “Overweight and obese boys reduce food intake in response to a glucose drink but fail to increase intake in response to exercise of short duration.” Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37: 1016-1017.

 

2011

 

  Barkha Patel, Nick Bellissimo, Scott G. Thomas, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson (2011). Television viewing at mealtime reduces satiety in peri-pubertal, but not post-pubertal, girls. Pediatr Res. Nov;70(5): 513-517. Link


Wendy J. Schiff, Gordon M. Wardlaw, Matthew Durant, Lynne Lafave, Nick Bellissimo, Csilla Reszegi Vineet, Johnson. Connect + eText Stand Alone to accompany Nutrition for Health Living (2011), 1st Edition (9780070740815 •007074081X. McGraw-Hill Ryerson).


Abstracts


Jennifer J. Lee, Neil R. Brett, Jennifer T. Chang, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Nick Bellissimo (2018). Effects of White Potatoes and Other Carbohydrates Consumed with Eggs on Short-Term Food Intake, Satiety, and Glycemic Response in Children. Curr Dev Nutr. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting. Nutrition 2018. June 8-13, 2018. Boston, MA, USA.


Qing Guo, Nick Bellissimo, Derick Rousseau (2018). Citric acid esters-stabilized emulsions during in vitro digestion: Effect of the physical state of emulsifier. Proceedings of the American Oil Chemist Society Annual Meeting. May 6-9, 2018. Minneapolis, MN, USA.


Flora Wang, Nick Bellissimo, Chiara DiAngelo, Sandra Marsden, Laura Pasut, David Kitts, David Ma, Huguette Turgeon-O’Brien, Miyoung Suh, Bohdan Luhovyy, Mei Chung, Anil Gurcan (2018). Knowledge, Attitudes and Perceptions of Carbohydrates among Nutrition and Non-Nutrition Undergraduates in Canada. Proceedings of the 9th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society. May 3-5, 2018. Halifax, NS. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 43:S41.


Cydney E. Prusky, Michaela Kucab, Neil Brett, Ellen Reyes, Terence Boateng, Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Nick Bellissimo (2018). Effects of high-intensity interval exercise and chocolate milk on glycemic control, appetite, and cognitive performance in 9-13 year-old children. Proceedings of the 9th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society. May 3-5, 2018. Halifax, NS. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 43:S35.


Stephanie Ramage, Chantelle Sedgwick, Amanda Purkiss, Adele Gagnon, Nick Bellissimo, Carla Prado (2017). Offering Unique Public Services at the Human Nutrition Research Unit: A Pilot Outreach Project. Proceedings of the Dietitians of Canada National Conference. June 7-10, 2017. St. John’s, NL. Can J Diet Pract Res, 78(3):161-162.


Flora Wang, David Kitts, David Ma, Huguette Turgeon-O’Brien, Spencer Proctor, Carla Prado, Miyoung Suh, Bohdan Luhovyy, Chiara DiAngelo, Laura Pasut, Sandra Marsden, Nick Bellissimo (2017). Knowledge, Attitudes and Perceptions of Carbohydrates in Canada Nutrition Undergraduates in Canada (Oral Presentation). Proceedings of the Dietitians of Canada Annual Conference, Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research. June 8-9, 2017. St. John’s, NL. Can J Diet Pract Res, 78(3):158-159.


Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Kerry Miller, Melissa Da Silva, Nick Bellissimo (2017). Sugar-Sweetened Beverages and Short-Duration Exercise on Glycemic Response and Subjective Appetite in Young Boys. Proceedings of the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. May 30-June 3, 2017. Denver, CO, USA. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 49(5):986.


Stephanie Plastina, Nick Bellissimo, Shane Cleary, Liuye Huang, Terence Boateng, Michaela Kucab, Julia Totosy de Zepetnek (2017). Reliability and validity of several novel body composition methods in healthy adults. Proceedings of the 8th Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 25-27, 2017. Montreal, QB. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 42: S41.


Flora Wang, David Kitts, David Ma, Huguette Turgeon-O’Brien, Spencer Proctor, Carla Prado, Miyoung Suh, Bohdan Luhovyy, Chiara DiAngelo, Laura Pasut, Sandra Marsden, Nick Bellissimo (2017). Canadian Nutrition Undergraduates’ Knowledge, Attitudes and Perceptions of Carbohydrates. Proceedings of the 8th Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 25-27, 2017. Montreal, QB. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 42: S54.


Qing Guo, Nick Bellissimo, and Dérick Rousseau (2017). In vitro digestion of oil-in-water emulsions – the role of the physical state of the dispersed oil phase. Proceedings of the American Oil Chemist Society Annual Meeting. April 30 – May 3, 2017. Orlando, FL, USA.


Qing Guo, Jennifer Chang, Julia Hayden, Julia Totosy de Zepetnek, Stephen J. Crozier, Nick Bellissimo, Dérick Rousseau (2017). The role of a novel in vitro digestion method to predict post-prandial glycemic response in vivo. Proceedings of the 8th Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 25-27, 2017. Montreal, QB. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 42: S17.


Qing Guo, Julia Hayden, Jennifer Chang, Julia Totosy de Zepetnek, Stephen J. Crozier, Dérick Rousseau, Nick Bellissimo (2017). Effect of Mid-morning Snacks on Subjective Appetite, Food intake, and Glucose and Insulin Responses in Healthy Men and Women. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 22 – 26, 2017. Chicago, IL, USA. FASEB J, 31(1): S794.6


Jennifer J. Lee, Vincent Wong, Shane Cleary, Julia Totosy de Zepetnek, Alexandra Fiocco, Nick Bellissimo (2017). Effects of potatoes and other carbohydrates consumed at breakfast on cognition, glycaemia and satiety in children. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 22 – 26, 2017. Chicago, IL, USA. FASEB J, 31(1): S636.14.


Julia O. Totosy de Zepetnek, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller, Nick Bellissimo. (2017). Pre-meal television viewing and exercise on subjective appetite and food intake in children. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 22 – 26, 2017. Chicago, IL, USA. FASEB J, 31(1):S456.6.


Qing Guo, Nick Bellissimo, and Derick Rousseau (2016). Role of Gel Structure in Controlling Lipid Digestion of Emulsion Gels. Proceedings of the 13th International Hydrocolloids Conference. May 16-20, 2016. Guelph, ON.


Yesudas Gudivada, Derick Rousseau, Costin Antonescu, Nick Bellissimo (2016). Evaluation of a Static In Vitro Digestion Model for Determination of the Glycemic Index of Commonly Consumed Carbohydrate-Containing Foods. Proceedings of the 7th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 5-7, 2016. Ottawa, ON.


Tammy Fansabedian, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller, Stephanie Cassin, Nick Bellissimo (2015). Effects of Increasing the Egg Protein Content at Breakfast on Subjective Appetite, Food Intake and Glycemic Response in Children. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Obesity Society. November 4-6, 2015. Los Angeles, CA, USA. Abstract ID: T-P-3084.


Vincent Wong, Fernanda Veloz, Melissa Da Silva, Kerry Miller, Stephanie Cassin, Nick Bellissimo (2015). Effect of Dietary Protein at Breakfast on Satiety and Thermic Effect of Food in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Children. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Obesity Society. November 4-6, 2015. Los Angeles, CA, USA. Abstract ID: T-P-3083.


Melissa Baker, Branka Gladanac, Kerry Miller, Melissa Da Silva, Monica Constantino, Tayyaba Sharif, Nick Bellissimo (2015). Effect of pre-meal active video game playing on subjective appetite and short-term food intake in 9-14 year old children. Proceedings of the Dietitians of Canada Annual Conference. June, 2015. Quebec City, QB. Can J Diet Pract Res, 76(3):pe4-e4.


Nick Bellissimo, Sana Baradaran-Dilmaghani (2015). A Focus on Policies to Improve Vitamin D Status in Women. Proceedings of the Fourth Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health. May 21, 2015. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Brandon Gheller, Mary Gheller, Athena Li, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, Theresa Glanville, G. Harvey Anderson, and Bohdan Luhovyy (2014). The effect of dairy and non-dairy snacks on glycaemia in overweight/obese boys. Proceedings of the Dietitians of Canada Annual Conference. June, 2014. Ottawa, ON.


Brandon Gheller, Mary Gheller, Athena Li, N. Theresa Glanville, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan L. Luhovyy (2014). Higher circulating levels of insulin after a dairy snack in children are not determined by insulin secretion as measured by C-peptide but rather reduced levels of hepatic insulin extraction. Proceedings of the 5th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. June 5-7, 2014. St. John’s, NL. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 39: 621-622.


Nick Bellissimo, Tina Akhavan (2014). Effect of reducing dietary saturated fatty acids on cardiovascular health: implications for dietary guidance. Third International Iranian Conference on Women’s Health, Women’s Health Bulletin. May 21-22, 2014.Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Brandon Gheller, Tina Akhavan, Damion Pollard, Branka Gladanac, Monika Constantino, Bohdan Luhovyy, Nick Bellissimo (2014). A pre-meal glucose drink, but not video game playing, suppresses food intake in overweight and obese boys. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 26 – 30, 2014. San Diego, CA, USA. FASEB J, 28(1): S1040.8.


Athena Li, Brandon Gheller, Marcy McCormick, Nick Bellissimo, Younes Anini, Fernando Nunes, Jill Hamilton, Rebecca C. Mollard, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan Luhovyy (2014). The Effect of Solid, Semi-Solid and Fluid Snacks on Food Intake and Satiety in Children. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 26 – 30, 2014. San Diego, CA, USA. FASEB J, 28(1): S1040.6.


Brandon Gheller, Sarah Montgomery, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan Luhovyy (2014). Intravenous catheterization and the clinical setting do not impact appetite sensations in children. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 26 – 30, 2014. San Diego, CA, USA. FASEB J, 28(1): S393.4.


Brandon Gheller, Mary Gheller, Athena Li, Theresa Glanville, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Younes Anini, Bohdan Luhovvy (2014). Higher circulating levels of insulin after a dairy snack in children are not determined by insulin secretion as measured by C-peptide but rather reduced levels of hepatic insulin extraction. Dalhousie Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research Day. April 4, 2014. Halifax, NS.


Tina Akhavan, Marissa Van Engelen, Shokoufeh Khodabandeh, Juhi Agarwal, Branka Gladanac, Nick Bellissimo (2014). The effect of sugars in solution on subjective appetite and short-term food intake in normal weight boys. Proceedings of the Canadian Nutrition Society: Carbohydrates and Fibre in Nutrition Conference. January 11, 2014. Toronto, ON.


Nick Bellissimo, Tina Akhavan (2013). Does Macronutrient Distribution Matter for Obesity? University of Massachusetts Roundtable, Innovations in Nutrition and Functional Oils: Implications for Food Processing and Dietary Guidance. November 18-19, 2013. Chicago, IL, USA.


Najmeh Maharlouei, Nick Bellissimo, Seyed Mehdi Ahmadi, Kamran B. Lankarani (2013). Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in pre- and post-menopausal Iranian women. Proceedings of the Second International Preventive Cardiology Conference. October 16-18, 2013. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Mary McCormick, Brandon Gheller, Athena Li, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan L Luhovyy (2013). Snack-induced glycaemia in overweight and obese children. Proceedings of the 4th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 30-June 2, 2013. Quebec City, QB.


Branka Gladanac, Alyson Branton, Damion Pollard, Monika Constantino, Juhi Agarwal, Melissa Rossiter, Jo Welch, Bohdan Luhovyy, Nick Bellissimo (2013). Pre-meal Video Game Playing Increases Mealtime Satiation in Normal Weight Boys. Proceedings of the 4th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 30 – June 2, 2013. Quebec City, QB. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 38: 454.


Monika Constantino, Damion Pollard, Amal Almehmadi, Branka Gladanac, Juhi Agarwal, Nick Bellissimo (2013). Lack of Effect of Pre-meal Screen-Time Exposure on Subjective Appetite and Mealtime Food Intake in Overweight/Obese Girls. Proceedings of the 4th Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 30 – June 2, 2013. Quebec City, QB. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 38: 447-448.


Kamran B. Lankarani, Seyyed Mehdi Ahmadi, Mojtaba Mahmoodi, Nima Zamiri, Mhehrzad Lotfi, Meisam Babaeinejad, Sareh Keshavarzi, Nick Bellissimo, Mohammad Kazem Lallahzadeh, Najmeh Maharlouei, Mohammad Ali Kooshesh, Bita Geramizadeh.(2013). Comparison of Diet Composition and Anthropometric Measures in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Iranian Adults. Proceedings of the 5th International Tehran Hepatitis Congress. May 15-17, 2013. Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Nick Bellissimo, Hanaa Noor, Branka Gladanac (2013). Role of Select Dietary Approaches in the Management of Gestational Diabetes. Proceedings of the 2nd Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health. May 2, 2013. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Najmeh Maharlouei, Nick Bellissimo, Seyed Mehdi Ahmadi, Kamran B. Lankarani (2013). Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Household women in Southwest Iran. Proceedings of the 2nd Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health. May 2, 2013. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Nick Bellissimo, Lorianne J. Bennett, Kelly L. Poirier, Evelyn Hurton, Bohdan Luhovyy, Fernando Nunes, Monika Constantino, Branka Gladanac (2013). Effect of Sugars-Containing Beverages on Satiety and Short-Term Food Intake in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Girls. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 20-24, 2013. Boston, MA, USA. FASEB J, 27(1): S858.1.


Brandon Gheller, Mary McCormick, Athena Li, Younes Anini, Nick Bellissimo, Jill Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson, Bohdan L. Luhovyy (2013). Dairy Snack Reduces Glycaemia in Normal Weight Children. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 20-24, 2013. Boston, MA, USA. FASEB J, 27(1): S1074.9.


Nick Bellissimo (2012). Dietary Considerations to Optimize Healthy Aging in Post-Menopausal Women. Proceedings of the First Iranian International Conference on Women’s Health. June 15, 2012. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


  • Nick Bellissimo, Bohdan Luhovyy, Evelyn Hurton, Lorianne J. Bennett, Rebecca Mollard, James Painter, G. Harvey Anderson (2012). An after-school raisin snack reduces subjective appetite and energy intake and increases satiety in normal weight children. Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Canadian Nutrition Society Meeting. May 23-26, 2012. Vancouver, BC. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 36: 566.


Amal A. Almehmadi, Damion Pollard, Nick Bellissimo (2012). Effect of Pre-Meal Screen-Time Activities on Subjective Appetite and Food Intake in Normal Weight Girls. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 21-25, 2012. San Diego, CA, USA. FASEB J, 26:639.10


Marissa Van Engelen, Tove Armstrong, Melissa Rossiter, Michelle Eskritt, Nick Bellissimo (2012). The Effect of Sugars in Solution on Subjective Appetite and Short-term Food Intake in Normal Weight Boys. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 21-25, 2012. San Diego, CA, USA. FASEB J, 26:40.7.


Nick Bellissimo (2011). School Nutrition in the Evidence Based Century. International Conference on Health School. October 19, 2011. Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. October 19-20, 2011. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.


Nick Bellissimo (2011). Role of Nutrition and Exercise on Chronic Disease Prevention in School Aged Children. October 19-20, 2011. International Conference on Health School. Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. October 19, 2011. Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.

Nick Bellissimo, Kelly L. Poirier, Lorianne J. Bennett, Natalie Lynch (2011). Effect of Sugars-Containing Beverages on Satiety and Short-Term Food Intake in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Boys. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 9-13, 2011. Washington, DC, USA. FASEB J, 25(1):588.5


Barkha P. Patel, Nick Bellissimo, Scott G. Thomas, Jill K. Hamilton, G. Harvey Anderson (2011). Time of Consumption, But Not Body Weight, Affects Food Intake Responses to Whey Protein and Glucose in Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Children. Proceedings of the American Society of Nutrition Annual Meeting, Experimental Biology. April 9-13, 2011. Washington, DC, USA. FASEB J. 25(1):328.7