Harvard Medical School Division of Nutrition

Advisory Committee

Irwin Rosenberg, M.D.

Irwin Rosenberg, M.D.University Professor and the Jean Mayer Professor of Nutrition
at the Friedman School

Irwin Rosenberg is the 2006 recipient of the Conrad Elvehjem Award for Public Service in Nutrition, which recognizes distinguished service to the public through nutrition science. He received the award from the American Society of Clinical Nutrition in April at the 2006 Experimental Biology Meeting in San Francisco.

Throughout his career, Rosenberg has participated in many national and international nutrition policy efforts and has held positions on committees for the Food and Drug Administration and the Institute of Medicine. Since joining Tufts, Rosenberg has served as dean of the Friedman School for nine years and director of the HNRCA for 15 years. Currently, Rosenberg directs the Nutrition and Neurocognition Laboratory at the HNRCA.

Dr. Rosenberg’s research interests include nutrition and aging; folate nutriture; relationship between homocysteine, B vitamin nutriture, vascular disease and cognitive decline.

Irwin H. Rosenberg, M.D.
Senior Scientist and Director, Nutrition and Neurocognition Laboratory
Jean Mayer USDA HNRCA at Tufts University
711 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111-1524

Phone: (617) 636-3701
FAX: (617) 636-3794

E-mail: irwin.rosenberg@tufts.edu

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