Professor, Kinesiology and Nutrition
Director of Graduate Studies, Kinesiology and Nutrition
1919 W. Taylor St., 530 AHSB
My research focuses on the connection between obesity and inflammation, with emphasis on the effect of obesity on outcome of inflammatory diseases. I also write about science and its history.
Body Messages. The quest for the proteins of cellular communication, Harvard University Press
“The Sound of Health”, Frontiers in Immunology
“Adiponectin in inflammatory and immune-mediated diseases”, Cytokine
“Health versus disease as the catalyst for biomedical research: the science of adipokines as a case in point.”, Frontiers in Endocrinology