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Curriculum Vitae
Updated January 28, 2015
Work Address
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
313 Louise Freer Hall, MC-052
906 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-649-1114
Fax: 217-244-7322
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://kch.illinois.edu/Research/Labs/neurocognitive-kinesiology/
Education
May 2012
Doctor of Philosophy in Nutritional Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
Dissertation: Media and dietary components related to central adiposity in prepubertal
children
Dissertation advisor: Sharon M. Donovan, PhD, RD
May 2009
Master of Science in Nutritional Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
Thesis: A peer delivered self-efficacy-based undergraduate course in nutrition and physical
activity
Thesis advisor: Karen Chapman-Novakofski, PhD, RD, LDN
May 2006
Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
Professional Credentials
2009-Present
Registration in Dietetics (RD)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
Academic Positions
2012-Present
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Postdoctoral Research Associate, Neurocognitive Kinesiology Laboratory
Charles H. Hillman, PhD (Principal Investigator)
Kinesiology & Community Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
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2009-2012
Graduate Research Assistant, Extension and Outreach – Interdisciplinary Programs
Vicki Rowe, PhD (Interim Director of EFNEP & SNAP-Ed)
Food Science and Human Nutrition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
2009-2011
Graduate Research Assistant, Bone and Body Composition Laboratory
Ellen M. Evans, PhD (Principal Investigator)
Kinesiology & Community Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
2006-2009
Graduate Research Assistant , Community Nutrition Laboratory
Karen Chapman-Novakofski, PhD, RD, LDN (Principal Investigator)
Food Science and Human Nutrition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
External Grants
Abbott Nutrition, Co-Principal Investigator: “The Effects of Fortified Nutritional Supplementation on
Cognition, Memory, and Achievement”, $1,539,166 (Funded, 05/2012).
Danone Nutricia, Co-Principal Investigator: “The Effects of Hydration on Brain, Cognition, Memory, &
Achievement in Childhood”, $442,992 (Funded, 07/2014).
Dairy Management, Inc, Investigator (Michael De Lisio, Principal Investigator): “Dairy Protein for Improved
Recovery from Resistance Exercise-induced Dynapenia and Enhanced Neuromuscular Regenerative
Response in Elderly Individuals”, $203,381 (under review).
Abbott Nutrition, Principal Investigator: “The Effects of Prebiotic Supplementation on the Human Gut
Microbiome and Implications for Cognitive Control and Relational Memory”, $626,365 (Unfunded, 05/2014).
Internal Grants
Illinois Transdisciplinary Obesity Prevention Program (ITOPP), Co-Principal Investigator: “From Visceral
Adiposity to ERPs”, $10,000 (Funded, 02/2013).
College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences (ACES), Undergraduate Research Scholarship
Program, Co-Principal Investigator: “Impact of Diet and Blood Glucose on Cognition Following an Overnight
Fast”, $1,495 (Funded, 10/2013).
ACES, Undergraduate Research Scholarship Program, Co-Principal Investigator: “Understanding the
Relationship between Diet, Fasting Blood Glucose, and Adiposity among Prepubertal Children”, $1,000
(Funded, 11/2014).
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ACES, Vision 20/20, Investigator (Michael De Lisio, Principal Investigator): “The effects of overweight/obesity
and acute dietary protein ingestion on muscle stem cell function”, $20,000 (Funded, 10/2014).
ACES, Future Interdisciplinary Research Explorations, Investigator (Kelly S. Swanson, Principal Investigator):
“Targeting the Gut for Cognitive Benefit: From Prebiotics to Childhood Cognitive Control and Memory”,
$50,000 (Unfunded, 10/2014).
Publications
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles
1. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Pontifex, M.B., Castelli, D.M., Donovan, S.M.,
Evans, E.M., & Hillman, C.H. (2014). Impact of the FITKids physical activity intervention on adiposity in
prepubertal children. Pediatrics, 133, e875-e883. doi:10.1542/peds.2013-2246
2. Khan, N.A. & Hillman, C.H. (2014). The relation of childhood physical activity and aerobic fitness to brain
function and cognition: A review. Pediatric Exercise Science, 26, 138-146. doi: 10.1123/pes.2013-0125
3. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Donovan, S.M., & Hillman, C.H. (in press). The cognitive implications of obesity
and nutrition in childhood. Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 79, 51-71. doi:
10.1111/mono.12130
4. Khan, N.A., Baym, C.L., Monti, J. M., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, Davis Moore, R., M.R., Kramer,
A.F., Hillman, C.H., & Cohen, N.J. (2014). Central adiposity is negatively associated with hippocampaldependent relational memory among overweight and obese children. Journal of Pediatrics.
doi:10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.10.008
5. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder M.R., Kramer, A.F., & Hillman, C.H. (in press). Dietary fiber
is positively associated with cognitive control in prepubertal children. Journal of Nutrition.
doi:10.3945/jn.114.198457
6. Baym, C.L., Khan, N.A., Monti, J. M., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Davis Moore, R., Scudder, M.R., Kramer,
A.F., Hillman, C.H., & Cohen, N.J. (2014). Differential impact of dietary lipids on hippocampal-dependent
relational memory in prepubescent children. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 99, 1026-1032. doi:
10.3945/ajcn.113.079624
7. Pontifex, M.B., Kamijo, K., Scudder, M.R., Raine, L.B., Khan, N.A., Hemrick, B., Evans, E.M., Castelli, D.M.,
Frank, K.A. & Hillman, C.H. (2014). The differential association of adiposity and fitness with cognitive
control in preadolescent children. Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 79, 7292. doi: 10.1111/mono.12131
8. Baym, C.L., Khan, N.A., Pence, A., Raine, Hillman, C.H., & Cohen, N.J. (2014). Aerobic fitness predicts
relational memory but not item memory performance in healthy young adults. Journal of Cognitive
Neuroscience. doi:10.1162/jocn_a_00667
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9. Scudder, M.R., Khan, N.A., Lambourne, K., Drollette, E.S., Herrmann, S., Betts, J.L., Washburn, R.,
Donnelly, J.E., & Hillman, C.H. (2014). Cognitive control in preadolescent children with risk factors for
metabolic syndrome. Health Psychology. doi: 10.1037/hea0000114
10. Hillman, C.H., Pontifex, M.B., Castelli, D.M., Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Davis
Moore, R., Wu, C., & Kamijo, K. (2014). Effects of the FITKids physical activity intervention on cognitive
and brain health in children. Pediatrics. doi:10.1542/peds.2013-3219
11. Hill, J.O., Berridge, K., Avena, N.M., Ziauddeen, H., Alonso-Alonso, M., Allison, D.B., Khan, N.A., & Kelley,
M. (2014). Neurocognition: The food-brain connection. Advances in Nutrition, 5, 544-546.
doi:10.3945/an.114.006437
12. Kamijo, K., Pontifex, M.B., Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Evans, E.M., Castelli,
D.M. & Hillman, C.H. (2014). The negative association of childhood obesity to cognitive control of action
monitoring. Cerebral Cortex, 24, 654-662. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhs349
13. Kamijo, K., Khan, N.A., Pontifex, M.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Raine, L.B., Evans, E.M., Castelli,
D.M. & Hillman, C.H. (2012). The relation of adiposity to cognitive control and scholastic achievement in
preadolescent children. Obesity, 20, 2406-2411. doi:10.1038/oby.2012.112
14. Kamijo, K., Pontifex, M.B., Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Evans, E.M., Castelli,
D.M. & Hillman, C.H. (2012). The association of childhood obesity to neuroelectric indices of inhibition.
Psychophysiology, 49, 1361-1371. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8986.2012.01459.x
15. Khan, N.A., Nasti, C., Evans, E.M. & Chapman-Novakofski, K. (2011). Using a teaching partnership to
improve nutrition and exercise in college students. Journal of North American Colleges & Teachers of
Agriculture.
16. Khan, N.A., Nasti, C., Evans, E.M. & Chapman-Novakofski, K. (2009). Peer education, exercising, and
eating right (PEER): training of peers in an undergraduate faculty teaching partnership. Journal of
Nutrition Education and Behavior, 41, 68-70. doi:10.1016/j.jneb.2008.03.116
Journal Articles in Review
1. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder M.R., & Hillman, C.H. The relation of saturated fats and
dietary cholesterol to childhood cognitive flexibility.
2. Hillman, C.H., Khan, N.A. & Kao, S. The relation of health behaviors to childhood cognition and brain
health.
3. Ziauddeen, H., Alonso-Alonso, M., Hill, J.O., Kelley, M. & Khan, N.A. The neurocognitive basis of
overeating and obesity: food reward and the control of intake.
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Abstracts
1. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Kao, S., Kramer, A.F., Donovan, S.M., & Hillman,
C.H. (Submitted). Small gestational deficits have long-term effects on cognitive control among
preadolescents.
2. Khan, N.A., Raine, L., Winter, A.J., Cohen, N.J., Kramer, A.F., & Hillman, C.H. (Submitted). Differential
effects of carbohydrates on changes in acute childhood cognitive control.
3. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Cohen, N.J., Kramer, A.F., & Hillman, C.H. (2014).
The relation of total water intake to cognitive function among prepubertal children. Proceedings of the
Hydration for Health (H4H) conference.
4. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Pontifex, M.B., & Hillman, C.H. (2014). Differences
in cognitive flexibility between healthy weight and obese children: An ERP study. FASEB Journal.
5. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Cohen, N.J., Kramer, A.F., & Hillman, C. H. (2014).
Associations between diet quality and cognitive control in childhood. FASEB Journal.
6. Drollette, E.S., Khan, N.A., Raine, L. B., Scudder, M.R., Davis Moore, R., Komisarz, C.E., Kramer, A.F., &
Hillman, C.H. (2014). The sexual dimorphic pattern of central adiposity on ERPs in 8- to 10-year-old
Children. Psychophysiology.
7. Raine, L.B., Pontifex, M.B., Khan, N.A., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Davis Moore, R., Wu, C., Kamijo, K.,
Castelli, D.M., & Hillman, C.H. (2014). The FITKids randomized controlled trial: effects of physical activity
on cognitive and brain health in children. Psychophysiology.
8. Pindus, D., Khan, N.A., Drollette, E.S., Davis Moore, R., Scudder, M.R., Raine, L.B., Sherar, L., & Hillman,
C.H. (2014). Physical activity intervention and changes in cognitive control in pre-pubertal children: Does
intensity matter? Insights from the FITKids randomized controlled trial.
9. Lynch, B., Verstynen, T., Weinstein, A.M., Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Kramer,
A.F., Hillman, C.H., & Erickson, K.I. (2014). Dissociable effects of lean mass versus fat mass on
neuromorphology in children. American Psychosomatic Society.
10. Lynch, B., Weinstein, A.M., Khan, N.A., Kramer, A.F., & Hillman, C.H., & Erickson, K.I. (2013). Amygdala
volume is associated with central adiposity in children. Research symposia at Wake Forest University.
11. Scudder, M.R., Khan, N.A., Lambourne, K., Drollette, E.S., Herrmann, S., Betts, J.L., Washburn, R.,
Donnelly, J.E., & Hillman, C.H. (2013). The Influence of metabolic syndrome risk factors on cognitive
control in elementary age children. International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.
12. Khan, N.A., Baym, C.L., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Kramer, A.F., Cohen, N.J., & Hillman,
C.H. (2013). Central adiposity predicts hippocampal-dependent relational memory in prepubertal
children. FASEB Journal.
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13. Raine, L.B., Khan, N.A., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Cohen, N.J., Kramer, A.F., & Hillman, C.H. (2013).
Towards a better understanding of the negative relationship between adiposity and cognitive health in
prepubertal children. FASEB Journal.
14. Scudder, M.R., Khan, N.A., Lambourne, K., Herrmann, S., Drollette, E.S., Washburn, R., Donnelly, J.E., &
Hillman, C.H. (2013). Aerobic fitness and HDL cholesterol are independently associated with children’s
cognitive performance. Journal of Medicine & Exercise in Sports and Exercise.
15. Baym, C.L., Monti, J.M., Khan, N.A., Hillman, C.H., & Cohen, N.J. (2012). Aerobic Fitness and Nutrition
Effects on Relational and Item Memory in Preadolescent Children. Society for Neurosciences.
16. Kamijo, K., Pontifex, M.B., Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Evans, E.M., Castelli,
D.M., & Hillman, C.H. (2012). Childhood obesity and action monitoring. Psychophysiology.
17. Pontifex, M.B., Kamijo, K., Scudder, M.R., Raine, L.B., Khan, N.A., Evans, E.M., Castelli, D.M., & Hillman,
C.H. (2012). The differential association between fitness, adiposity, and cognitive control in
preadolescent children. Psychophysiology.
18. Khan, N.A., Raine, L.B., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Pontifex, M.B., Castelli, D.M., Hillman, C.H.,
Donovan, S.M., & Evans, E.M. (2012). Television viewing and intake of added sugars are related to central
adiposity in prepubertal children. FASEB Journal.
19. Kamijo, K., Pontifex, M.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Khan, N.A., Castelli, D.M., Evans, E.M., &
Hillman, C.H. (2011). Body mass and inhibitory control in preadolescent children. Psychophysiology.
20. Kamijo, K., Khan, N.A., Pontifex, M.B., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Raine, L.B., Evans, E.M., Castelli,
D.M., & Hillman, C.H. (2011). The negative relation of adiposity to cognitive health in preadolescent
children: perspectives on academic achievement. Journal of Medicine & Exercise in Sports and Exercise.
21. Khan, N.A., Richey, A.L., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R, Pontifex, M.B., Castelli, D.M., Hillman, & C.H, Evans
E.M. (2011). Gender and race differences in bone mineral density, fat, and lean mass among black and
white prepubertal children. FASEB Journal.
22. Kamijo, K., Khan, N.A., Pontifex, M., Scudder, M.R., Drollette, E.S., Raine, L.B., Evans, E.M., Castelli D.M.,
& Hillman, C.H. (2011). The negative relation of adiposity to cognitive health in preadolescent children:
perspectives on academic achievement. Journal of Medicine & Exercise in Sports and Exercise.
23. Khan, N.A., Richey, A., Drollette, E.S., Scudder, M.R., Pontifex, M.B, Castelli, D.M., Hillman, C.H., & Evans,
E.M. (2011). Maternal level of education is negatively related to television watching and adiposity in
prepubertal children. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior.
24. Khan, N.A., Nasti, C., Evans, E.M., & Chapman-Novakofski, K.M. (2007). Peer education, exercising and
eating right (PEER): an undergraduate faculty teaching partnership. Journal of Nutrition Education and
Behavior.
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25. Khan, N.A., Nasti, C., Evans, E.M., & Chapman-Novakofski, K.M. (2008). Implementing a peer delivered
self-efficacy based undergraduate course in nutrition and kinesiology. Journal of American Dietetic
Association.
26. Khan, N.A., Nasti, C., Evans, E.M., & Chapman-Novakofski, K.M. (2008). Peer education, exercising and
eating right (PEER): developing, implementing and evaluating a teaching partnership. FASEB Journal.
27. Khan, N.A., Nasti, C., Evans, E.M., & Chapman-Novakofski, K.M. (2007). Peer education, exercising and
eating right (PEER): training of peer educators in an undergraduate teaching partnership. FASEB Journal.
28. Khan, N.A., Nasti, C., Evans, E.M., & Chapman-Novakofski, K.M. (2007). Peer education, exercising and
eating right (PEER): curricula development in an undergraduate teaching partnership. Proceedings of the
North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Conference.
29. Davis, N., Khan, N.A., Toston, T., Zanovec, M., Vidrine, K., & Tuuri, G. (2006). Fracture risk assessment in
African-American women using quantitative ultrasound of the os calcis. Journal of Medicine & Exercise
in Sports and Exercise.
30. Khan, N.A., Vidrine, K., Lebas, J., & Tuuri, G. (2005). Comparison of quantitative ultrasound with dualenergy x-ray absorptiometry for osteoporosis risk assessment in Men. Proceedings of the LS LAMP
Annual Conference.
Symposia Chaired & Symposia Presentations
Symposia Chaired
“Neurocognition: The Food-Brain Connection”. Experimental Biology (San Diego, CA). 04/2014.
Symposia Presentations
Khan, N. A. “The impact of pediatric adiposity and nutrition on cognitive control and relational
memory”. The Obesity across the Lifespan Symposium (Urbana, IL). 05/2014.
Khan, N. A. “The Influence of Adiposity and Diet on Childhood Cognitive Control and Relational
Memory”. Symposium on Childhood Obesity and Cognition (Washington, D.C.). 10/2014.
Khan, N.A., “Nutrition, Hydration and Cognition: New Frontier”. Satellite Lecture at American
College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting (San Diego, CA). 05/2015.
Teaching Experience
2010 – 2014
Fundamentals of Nutrition
Natural Sciences, Parkland College, Champaign, Illinois
2007 – 2009
Nutrition for 3rd Year Medical Students
Internal Medicine
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Invited Lectures
Fall 2014
Physical Activity and Childhood Cognitive Health
Illinois Transdisciplinary Obesity Prevention Program
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Fall 2013
Childhood Obesity: Causes, Correlates and Consequences
Nutritional Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2010-2013
Technical Systems Management: Humanity in the Food Web
Agriculture and Biological Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Spring 2010
Weight Management Coaching
Kinesiology and Community Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Spring 2010
Undergraduate Open Seminar
Kinesiology and Community Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Spring 2009
Nutritional Aspects of Disease
Food Science and Human Nutrition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Fall 2007
Community Nutrition
Food Science and Human Nutrition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Honors & Awards
2014
Hydration for Health (H4H) Initiative Young Researcher Award Winner
Danone Nutricia
2013
Postdoctoral Research Award Finalist
American Society for Nutrition
2011
Margin of Excellence Research Award
Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2011
William Rose Endowed Award
Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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2008
Best Graduate Student Abstract
Nutrition Education Research Interest Section
American Society for Nutrition
2008-2011
Margin of Excellence Travel Awards
Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Clinical Experience
2008-2009
Dietetic Intern
Division of Nutritional Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Internship Sites:
Veterans Affairs Illiana Health Care System, Danville, IL
Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, IL
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, University of
Illinois Extension
2006 – 2008
Pre-Professional Graduate Assistant
McKinley Health Center
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Professional Experience
2010-2011
Doctoral Intern, Sensory Sciences
Abbott Laboratories
Research and Development
Champaign, IL
Mentorship
Undergraduate Honors/Thesis Research
2012-Present Madelyn Thanasouras (James Scholar, Dietetics)
2013-Present Joanna Manero (Dietetics)
2013-Present Emily Walker (Dietetics)
2013-2014
Brooke Pfest (ACES Research Scholar, Dietetics)
2012-2014
Alexis Tiller (Dietetics)
2011-2013
Ashley Ejnik (James Scholar, Dietetics)
2010-2012
Bridget Schuld (James Scholar, Dietetics)
2011-2012
Research Apprentice Program (RAP II)
Graduate Student Committees
2012-Present
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Lauren B. Raine (PhD Student, Kinesiology & Community Health), “Impact of Fitness &
Obesity on Brain Health and Cognition in Children”.
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2014-Present
Sasha McCorkle (MS Student, Nutritional Sciences), “The Influence of Dietary Lutein on
Childhood Cognitive Health”.
Society Memberships
2014-Present
2011-Present
2009-2012
The Obesity Society
American Society for Nutrition
Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior
Service
Ad hoc Journal Reviewer
JAMA Pediatrics
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Psychophysiology
Obesity
Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior
Journal Editorial Boards
Eating Behavior (specialty section of Frontiers in Psychology, Psychiatry and Nutrition)
Advisory Boards
Nutrition Translation Research Interest Section, American Society for Nutrition
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References
Charles H. Hillman, Ph.D.
Professor, Kinesiology and Community Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
317 Freer Hall, 906 S. Goodwin, Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-244-2663
Email: [email protected]
Sharon M. Donovan, Ph.D., R.D.
Professor and Melissa M. Noel Endowed Chair, Food Science and Human Nutrition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
339 Bevier Hall, 905 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-333-2289
Email: [email protected]ois.edu
Neal J. Cohen, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychology and Neuroscience
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Initiative Director
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1624 Beckman Institute, 405 North Mathews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-244-4339
Email: [email protected]
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