The Center for Nutrition Research studies how foods, food components, and extracts, including food matrix and processing influence risk for and management of diabetes. Expertise in metabolic (dys)function focused on insulin resistance, inflammation, lipid and lipoprotein metabolism among other relevant risks factors allow for a comprehensive evaluation and understanding of dietary constituents on modern day health issues.

Key Staff Members and Contact Information

Director, Center for Nutrition Research, Associate Professor, IIT
Associate Director, Center for Nutrition Research; Associate Professor of Food Science, IIT
Director, Business Development, Adjunct Industry Professor, IIT