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.
Academic Dean for Education, The Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University
Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Dr. Edward Saltzman is the Academic Dean for Education at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, an Associate Professor at the School of Medicine, and a scientist at the Energy Metabolism Laboratory in the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging. Dr. Saltzman's research focuses on obesity and body weight regulation in humans. He received his MD from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.
M.D., 1988, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester