MY SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENTS
The 32nd Annual Doris Drees Distinguished Speaker at the University of Dayton Featuring “Disrupting the Hunger Cycle in a Digital World.” Dayton, OH.
Recognized Presenter of the Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim International Lectureship on Food and Nutrition in Disaster and Humanitarian Relief: Lessons Learned from Syria and Venezuela by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation at the Food and Nutrition Conference & Expo, October 27, 2019, Philadelphia, PA, USA. Click here
Country Representative Star Award. International Affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (IAAND).
Division 52 - Psi Chi International Conference Travel Grant Award. American Psychological Association Convention. Click here
Recipient of the Award of Excellence in Public Health/Community Nutrition, Public Health/Community Nutrition Dietetics Practice Group. Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Program & Policy Development
Social and Behavior Change Communication
Nutrition Specific and Sensitive Programming
Nutrition Research & Analysis
New Media & Public Relations
Training & Presentations
Implementation & Outcome Research
Data & Information Management
Media Innovation & Social Impact
Health & Nutrition Communication
The Middle East Dietetics Needs Assessment Policy Grant. Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation. Click here
Division 52 - Psi Chi International Conference Travel Grant Award. American Psychological Association Convention.
Kids Eat Right International (KERI) Grant Award. The International Affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Click here
The Worldwide Network for Gender Empowerment Research Fellowship. Fielding Graduate University.
American Psychological Association Travel Grant for International Psychologists and Psychology Students to attend the APA Annual Convention. Click here
Speakers Bureau Grant. Hunger and Environmental Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group for presenting at the 2017 Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior Annual Conference. Click here
First International Nutritionist/ Dietitian Fellowship by the American
Dietetic Association. Click here
The Michael R. Neal Legacy Scholarship of the Media Psychology Doctoral Program. Fielding Graduate University.
The Wagenheim Endowed Scholarship for International Doctoral Students. Fielding Graduate University.
Global Scholar. Special Olympics World Summer Games, Athens, Greece.
World Health Organization Scholar at the 14th World Conference for Tobacco or Health.
Frances Stern Nutrition Center Summer Scholarship. Tufts Medical Center.
Student Scholarship. Dietitians in Nutrition Support Dietetic Practice Group. American Dietetic Association. Click here
Frances Stern Nutrition Center First Year Intern Scholarship. Tufts Medical Center.
World Health Organization Scholar at the 19th International Congress of Nutrition.
Presentations & Webinars
October 10, 2023
FNCE® 2023 - Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo®.
Denver, CO & Virtual
November 12, 2023
"Health and Nutrition-Based Information Systems: Practice Applications in Global Settings"
This lecture is restricted to the student of the course at Prince Sultan University.
Prince Sultan University, KSA
August 4, 2023
"The Transformative Impact of the Metaverse on Behavior Change"
Session Type: Symposium 2.0
Session Title: The Metaverse and AI’s Transformative Power in Shaping the Future
Sponsoring Division: 46 - Society for Media Psychology and Technology
Select Peer-Reviewed Abstracts
El-Kour, T. (2022). The Middle East Dietetics Needs Assessment: Using Data to Drive Change in Policy, Systems and Environment for Impactful Dietetics Practice. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 122(10). doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2022.08.080 Click here
El-Kour, T. (2021). Proposed Model for Categorizing Consumer Digital Behavior Responses towards Health and Nutrition Information Over a Continuum of Technology. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 121(9).
doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2021.06.315 Click here
El-Kour, T. (2021). The Effects of Augmented Reality on Digital Behavior Responses in Millennials and Generation-Z: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 121(9). doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2021.06.184 Click here
El-Kour, T., Nafouj, R., Abo Al-Shamat, R., Hajjar, M., & Nahlawi, M. (2021). Implementing Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies during COVID-19 in Primary Healthcare Facilities in Syria. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 121(9). doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2021.06.209 Click here
El-Kour, T. (2020). Digital Behavior Interventions in Augmented Reality Versus Non-Augmented Reality Contexts: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Fielding Graduate University. Click here
Select Books and Chapters
El-Kour, T. (2020). Nutrition Communicators Address the Global Challenge of Misinformation. In B. Mayfield (Ed.), Communicating Nutrition: The Authoritative Guide (pp. 52-53). Washington, DC: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Click here
Das, U., Papeneophytou, N., & El-Kour, T. (2019). Autism 360°. 1st Edition. Available from https://www.elsevier.com/books/autism-360/das/978-0-12-818466-0 Click here
El-Kour, T. (2013). The Dietetics Profession: Profile of Professional Tatyana El-Kour. In J. Payne-Palacio & D. Canter (Eds.), The Profession of Dietetics: A Team Approach (pp. 46-47). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. Click here
El-Kour, T. (2012). Your Health is in Your Nutrition. 1st Edition. Amman, JO: National Library. Click here
El-Kour, T. (2010). Food and Nutrition Patterns. In A. Alwan (Eds.), Nutrition in Jordan: Update and Plan of Action (pp.22-29). Amman, JO: The Ministry of Health and WHO. Click here
El-Kour, T. (2006). Food and Nutrition Patterns. In A. Alwan (Eds.), Nutrition in Jordan. Amman, JO: The Ministry of Health and WHO.
El-Kour, T. (2023, July). Reorienting Global Efforts to Effectively Deliver on Nutrition Outcomes. Dietetics and Nutrition Around the World, 5. https://internationaldietetics.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/08/DRAFT-DNAW-FOR-JULY-2023-2023-07-21.pdf Click here
El-Kour, T. (2022). Increasing Covid-19 Vaccine Uptake in Africa. K4D Helpdesk Report. Institute of Development Studies.
doi: 10.19088/K4D.2022.099 Click here
El-Kour, T. (2021). Digital behavior response in Augmented reality versus non-Augmented reality contexts: a randomized controlled trial. Fielding Graduate University ProQuest Dissertations Publishing, 2021. 28316944. https://www.proquest.com/openview/2604451f481d67e57dca359542d4c82c/1?pq-origsite=gscholar&cbl=18750&diss=y Click here
El-Kour, T., Kelley, K., Bruening, M., Robson, S., Vogelzang, J., Yang, J., & Jimenez, E. (2020). Dietetic Workforce Capacity Assessment for Public Health Nutrition and Community Nutrition. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 121(7), pp. 1379-1391. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2020.08.078 Click here
Burgermaster, M., Wong, S., Bateson, W., Qamar, Z., McGuirt, J., MacMillan Uribe, A., El-Kour, T., Spielmaker, A. & Stage, V. (2019). DigiTech Division: Positioning SNEB to Lead the Way in Digital Technology for Nutrition Education and Behavior Change. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 51(3), pp. 265-266. doi: 10.1016/j.jneb.2019.01.016 Click here
Select Professional Review
Appointed Scientific Abstract Reviewer for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Food and Nutrition Conference and Exhibition (FNCE® 2023). Click here
Reviewer at Nutrition Today Journal. Click here
Reviewer at Topics in Clinical Nutrition Journal. Click here
Select Multi-Media Publications