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Amy J. Bidwell

Adjunct Instructor

Phone: 315-568-3312


  • B.S., SUNY Brockport, 1999
  • M.S., Syracuse University, 2007
  • Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2012


Dr. Bidwell is an adjunct professor in the School of Health Sciences and Education at Northeast College of Health Sciences, formerly New York Chiropractic College where she teaches graduate level Nutritional Biochemistry and Sports Nutrition for their online Masters of Applied Clinical Nutrition program. Dr. Bidwell is a full-time Associate Professor and Department Chair in the Department of Health Promotion and Wellness at the State University of New York at Oswego. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. from Syracuse University in Exercise Physiology and Science Education with a research emphasis in metabolic nutrition, physical inactivity, and disease progression. Dr. Bidwell teaches nutrition, exercise physiology, and wellbeing courses at SUNY Oswego. Dr. Bidwell is currently the lead investigator on a university-wide program aimed at improving the social, intellectual, and emotional wellbeing of college students. Her research uses positive psychology, daily goal setting, resilience exercises, and group coaching to enhance behavior change. Dr. Bidwell has published numerous peer-reviewed manuscripts and presented at various national and international conferences.

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