Frank Hu

HCMPH Advisory Committee and Professor
Nutrition and Epidemiology

Dr. Hu is the Fredrick J. Stare Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology and the Chair of the Department of Nutrition. His research has focused on diet/lifestyle, metabolic, and genetic determinants of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease (CVD). This includes the epidemiology and prevention of cardio-metabolic diseases through diet and lifestyle, gene-environment interactions and risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes, nutritional metabolomics in type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and obesity, metabolic phenotypes, and cardiovascular disease in Chinese populations.

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