Raziel Rojas-Rodriguez Receives BNORC Travel Award

Raziel Rojas-Rodriguez, PhD at Tufts University / Tufts Medical Center has received a BNORC travel award to attend the Keystone Symposia: Adipose Tissue and Metabolic Health in February 2022.  Dr. Rojas-Rodriguez is a 2nd year postdoctoral fellow co-mentored by Dr. Andrew Greenberg (Tufts University) and Dr. Patrick Catalano at Tufts Medical Center.

Rachel Essner Receives BNORC Travel Award

Rachel Essner, a fourth year Ph.D. candidate in the Program in Neuroscience at Harvard University has received a BNORC travel award to attend the Keystone Symposia on Neuronal Control of Appetite in March 2022.  Rachel is completing her dissertation research in Dr. Mark Andermann’s lab at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Dr. JoAnn Manson the Recipient of the American Heart Association’s Research Achievement Award

JoAnn E. Manson, MD, MPH, DrPH, Chief of the Division of Preventive Medicine, received the American Heart Association’s (AHA’s) 2020 Research Achievement Award at the AHA’s annual Scientific Sessions on November 14, 2020 for outstanding career contributions to cardiovascular research.  Described as “one of AHA’s most distinguished and historic honors”, the Research Achievement Award recognized […]

Dr. Caroline Apovian selected as 2020 Distinguished Leader in Obesity Medicine

The American Board of Obesity Medicine has selected Dr. Caroline Apovian, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at Boston University School of Medicine as the 2020 Distinguished Leader in Obesity Medicine. Dr. Apovian currently serves as Co-Director and Co-PI of BNORC, as well as the Director of the Nutrition and Weight Management Center and Fellowship Program […]