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Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center


Funding for NORC Postdocs to attend meeting at the National Academy of Sciences

Through a generous donation from the Laura & John Arnold Foundation, UAB’s NORC has received funds to provide 1 post-doctoral fellow from each NORC with financial support to attend an upcoming meeting at the National Academy of Sciences.

The meeting is titled “Reproducibility of Research: Issues and Proposed Remedies” and more information can be found here.

February 2017

Congratulations to BNORC Postdoc Huicui Meng, post-doctoral fellow in the Cardiovascular Nutrition Laboratory, HNRCA, Tufts University, who will be attending this meeting at the National Academy of Sciences. His mentor is Dr. Alice H Lichtenstein and his project is, "Potential effects of different amount and proportions of macronutrients on intra-individual reproducibility and inter-individual variability of meal and dietary glycemic index and glycemic load determinations".