November 20, 2014
Online MPH in Nutrition alumna Julia Bird recently published an article in the Journal of Nutrition along with Nutrition faculty Assistant Professor Zhenhua Liu and Associate Professor Alayne Ronnenberg. The research in the article, titled "Obesity Is Associated with Increased Red Blood Cell Folate Despite Lower Dietary Intakes and Serum Concentrations," is based on Julia's capstone project. Additional co-authors include: Sang-Woon Choi, also a UMass Online MPH-Nutrition alum; Fangling Du of the Institute of Food Science and Technology at Shandong Academy of Agricultural Science in China, and Joel B. Mason of the Tufts Medical Center Cancer Center in Boston. Read more here.