1. Dr. Martha Belury elected Vice President of American Society of Nutrition

    Sep 30, 2021

    Martha Belury, the Carol S. Kennedy Endowed Professor of Human Nutrition in the College of Education and Human Ecology, was elected to a multi-year term on the Board of Directors of the American Society for Nutrition. The role is progressive, making her vice president as of July 1, 2021, then president on July 1, 2022, and past president in 2023.

  2. New Publication by Qi Jin

    Mar 16, 2021

    Qi JIn, Ph.D. student in the OSUN program, advised by Dr. Tabung has a recent publication in the journal Diabetes Care titled "Insulinemic and Inflammatory Dietary Patterns Show Enhanced Predictive Potential for Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Postmenopausal Women".


  3. Heather Schier awarded ASN Science Policy Fellowship

    Feb 3, 2021

    Congratulations are in order for Heather Schier, OSUN Graduate Student in the laboratory of Dr. Carolyn Gunther.  She was recently awarded the ASN Science Policy Fellowship.  

  4. Russell Klein Memorial Nutrition Symposium

    Feb 3, 2021

    Save the Date!

    The Russ Klein Memorial Nutrition Symposium will be April 15th, 2021.  This will be a virtual event! 

  5. Metabolomics Across the Food System

    Sep 2, 2020

    Dr. Rachel Kopec is associated with the following NIFA National Needs Grant Metabolomics Across the Food System


    Please see the following website for more information



  6. Registration for the Russell Klein Symposium

    Feb 12, 2020

    RegistratIon is going on for the Russell Klein Memorial Nutrition Research Symposium being helf on March 31, 2020 at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center.  Abstracts are currently being accepted until February 14, 2020.

    If you are submitting an abstract, please read the below details regarding abstract and oral presentation competition submissions:


  7. USDA NIFA National Needs Fellowship Program

    Jun 20, 2019

    These four OSUN faculty members are affiliated with a USDA NIFA National Needs Fellowship.

    Dr. Martha Belury, Ph.D., RD, Program Chair, Human Nutrition

    Dr. Steven Clinton, MD, Ph.D., Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Dr. Ken Lee, Ph.D., Professor of Food Science and Director of Food Innovation Center (FIC)

    Dr. Yael Vodovotz, Ph.D., Professor of Food Science and Director of the Center for Advance Functional Foods Research and Entrepreneurship (CAFFRE)

  8. Congratulations to Dr. Vin Miller and Dr. Erin Lombardo

    Apr 9, 2019

    Congratulations are in order for Dr. Vin Miller and Dr. Erin Lombardo.  Both individuals recently completed (and passed!) their final exams.


    Vin Miller was advised by Dr. Jeff Volek, committee members were Drs. David Arnold, Frederick Villamena, William Kraemer, and Amanda Bird.  The title of his dissertation is:

    The effect of a ketogenic diet on mitochondria function in human skeletal muscle during adaptation to chronic exercise training and the potential involvement of metabolic dysregulation 


  9. OSUN Welcomes Two New Faculty

    Mar 14, 2019

    Please welcome both Dr. George Kyriazis and Dr Jiangjiang (Chris) Zhu to The Ohio State University.  Dr. Kyriazis is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Chemistry and Pharmacology and Dr. Zhu is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Human Sciences. 

  10. Dr. Cruz-Monserrate awarded an NIH RO1

    Mar 5, 2019

    The NIH recently awarded an R01 grant to Zobeida Cruz-Monserrate, PhD, Assistant Professor of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition. Her project, Role of Lipocalin 2 in Pancreatic Cancer, will provide insights into blocking Lipocalin 2 and its associated pathways to treat or prevent pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

    Dr. Cruz-Monserrate's lab