American Society For Nutrition

Young Minority Investigator Receives Prize

Young Minority Investigator Receives Prize

Excellence in Nutrition Research and Practice
Posted on 05/03/2012 at 03:32:08 PM by Suzanne Price
The ASN Minority Affairs Committee (MARC) held its Travel Awardees Poster Competition and Networking Breakfast at EB 2012. It was an excellent session with passionate, inspired young investigators explaining their research. Congratulations to Wanida Lewis, North Carolina State University, for being selected as the 2012 recipient of the DSM Nutritional Products Grand Prize for Young Minority Investigators. Her poster was entitled “Anti-inflammatory effects of peanut skin extracts on COX-2 in raw 264.7 cells”. She follows the 2011 winner, Maria Carlota Dao from Tufts University. Browse the full list of travel award winners at DSM's TalkingNutrition blog.


Congratulations Wanida!!

Awesome, Wanida!