Research Aims to Expand Understanding of Link Between Chronic Stress and Heart Disease Among Other Age-Related Conditions
Susan Hankinson has been awarded a five-year, $4 million NIH grant renewal to examine the relationship between chronic stress and risks of heart disease.
National Academies Committee, Chaired by Dean Siega-Riz, Releases Updated Report on Dietary Reference Intakes for Energy
A National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s committee led by Dean Siega-Riz has published its report Dietary Reference Intakes for Energy.
In the Media: News Roundup (January 27, 2023)
SPHHS researchers comment in multiple media outlets on health-related topics.
Student Nutritionist Program Highlighted in UMass Feature on Peer-Driven Health Initiatives
The student nutritionist program is included in a UMass Amherst homepage feature highlighting peer-driven initiatives focused on health and well-being.
Ayande Receives Awards for Academic and Clinical Excellence
Nutrition doctoral candidate Ruthfirst Ayande has been honored with two awards recognizing excellence in academic achievement and clinical practice.
Quaidoo Awarded AAUW Fellowship
Nutrition doctoral student Esi Quaidoo has received an international fellowship from the American Association of University Women (AAUW).
Grocery Store Tours: Nutrition Course Provides Experiential Learning
The grocery store tours give nutrition students a chance to practice low stakes public speaking.