The Friedman School pursues cutting-edge research and education from cell to society, including in molecular nutrition, human metabolism, population studies, clinical trials, nutrition interventions and behavior change, communication, food systems and sustainability, global food insecurity, humanitarian crises, and food economics and policy.
Sara C. Folta, PhD has been chosen as the inaugural recipient of the Friedman School's Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year Award! The award is given to a faculty member who has made outstanding contributions to the Friedman School in teaching, research, or public impact.
The meeting, to be held June 8-11, 2019 at the Baltimore Convention Center, will feature new research findings and panel discussions addressing hot topics in nutrition science, clinical practice and policy.
A new modeling study estimates the number, proportion, and type of specific cancers associated with the under or overconsumption of foods and sugar-sweetened beverages among American adults. The analysis is one of the few to focus on the modifiable risk factors for cancer connected to food intake in the United States.
On the brink of a quarter-life crisis, Megan Bradshaw began to lean into her growing interest in nutrition and wellness. As a graduate of Northeastern University with a B.S. in business administration and concentration in finance, Bradshaw began her career as a financial analyst.