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University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Nutrition
April 20, 2016

The Department of Nutrition held the 28th Annual Virginia A. Beal Lecture on April 20, 2016 at the Campus Center Auditorium. The evening began with a poster session showcasing research by students and alums ranging from food literacy programs for adolescents to studies of links between maternal nutrition and autism. The Department also recognized scholarship awardees, including:

University of Massachusetts Nutrition graduate student Jaclyn Weston
April 15, 2016

She received the award for her work with Crocker Farm Elementary School.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition doctoral candidate Qiong Chen
April 13, 2016

Her poster won top honors at the American Society for Nutrition's Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Poster Competition.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
April 6, 2016

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences is pleased to announce the results of the faculty-juried poster competition from the 19th Annual Research Day held on April 5, 2016.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition major Robert Dunn '16
March 30, 2016

Dunn discusses the impressive array of volunteer, work, and research experiences he's had as a Nutrition major.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
March 29, 2016

The SPHHS will hold its 19th Annual Research Day on Tuesday, April 5 beginning at 2:00 pm in the Student Union Ballroom.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition faculty Reed Mangels
March 18, 2016

“Just making a shift to a more plant-based diet can offer significant health benefits,” she says.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
March 14, 2016

The students represent all four undergraduate majors in the SPHHS.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition faculty Elena Carbone
March 11, 2016

She was one of seven ISSR Scholars chosen for 2016-17.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition major Haley Harzynski
March 10, 2016

Haley Harzynski says the group was established to “educate the campus about benefits of vegetarian(ism) and veganism.”