Dr. John Polagruto

Welcome Current and Prospective Students


To Office

    • Rodda Hall North, RHN 196

To Contact

About My Courses

  • Office hours are offered in both West Sacramento and on the Main Campus: Check syllabus for hours and locations.
  • Courses are Canvas enhanced

About Me

  • Areas of expertise are nutritional epidemiology (area of emphasis) and dietary flavonoids (relating to cardiovascular disease prevention)
  • Currently a member of the Budget and City Farm committees
  • Favorite books include: all of the Harry Potter books, LOTR, every Didius Falco book, Zombie Survival Guide, Freakonomics, BLINK, and most Sci-Fi books written by Isaac Azimov
  • Favorite movies include: Kung Fu Hustle, Spartacus, Gladiator, LOTR, Remains of the Day, Lawrence of Arabia, Dr. Zhivago, and Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
  • Favorite TV shows include: Inspector Morse and Seinfeld

“Sugar = bacon…enjoy, but eat sparingly!”