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Andrea López-Cepero Recognized as a Finalist in Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Competition

Date Posted: Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Andrea Lopez-CeperoAndrea López-Cepero, Pathway to Graduate Study Program - Clinical and Population Health Research Pathway student, has been named a finalist in the American Society for Nutrition’s (ASN) Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Competition, an event that recognizes the highest scoring research presented by students and young investigators at ASN’s Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2016. 

More than 1,000 abstracts were submitted by students and postdoctoral fellows and the Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Competition aims to recognize the top 20% highest scoring abstracts as finalists. Andrea's abstract is titled Associations between dysfunctional eating behaviors and cardiovascular risk among Latinos and will be presented at a poster competition to be held on April 2 at Experimental Biology 2016.