January 19, 2016
• Congratulations to Deeptha Sukumar, PhD, assistant professor in the Nutrition Sciences Department, for receiving a four-year American Heart Association Foundation grant entitled, “Parathyroid Hormone and Cardiometabolic Outcomes in Obesity: Role of Magnesium and Vitamin D Supplementation”
• The Department of Nutrition Sciences is pleased to welcome two new faculty members: Professor Robin Danowski, MS, RD, who began in the Department as an Instructor in the Fall of 2015; and Joseph Boullata, PharmD, RPh, BCNSP, who began as a Clinical Professor this Winter, 2016.
• CNHP in the media:
o Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer
o Jennifer Nasser, PhD, associate professor and director of the PhD Program in Nutrition Sciences, featured in BBC documentary, “Food on the Brain”
o Girija Kaimal, EdD, assistant professor in the Creative Arts Therapies Department, featured in The Huffington Post and in The Daily Beast
o Joanne Loewy, PhD, an adjunct faculty member in the Music Therapy Program, featured in the NY Daily News and the Wall Street Journal