Jessica Coppola

I am a nutrition scientist interested in the control of food intake by the brain.

Jessica Coppola“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.”
― Hippocrates

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A little about me

  • I am a Professor of Nutrition and Gerontology at Sacramento City College, as well as a wife and mother. I am passionate teaching and helping students to be successful. I’m equally passionate about nutrition and its role in keeping our bodies and minds happy and healthy!

    By training, I am a nutrition scientist interested in the control of food intake by the brain. I completed my Ph.D. as well as my undergraduate work at the University of California at Davis (U.C. Davis). I also studied at Santa Rosa Junior College in California before transferring to U.C. Davis.

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