Rick Eisenstein, professor of nutritional sciences, has been selected to receive the 2016 Osborne and Mendel Award from the American Society for Nutrition (ASN). This award was given to him for his outstanding basic research accomplishments in nutrition. Eisenstein will receive $2500 and an engraved plaque.
The award will be presented to Eisenstein at the ASN Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting in San Diego in early April.
For additional information about the awards, visit: https://www.nutrition.org/about-asn/awards/.