Where Are They Now: Sylvia Crowder

Where Are They Now: Sylvia Crowder

Sylvia Crowder, PhD, Food Science and Human NutritionCancer Scholars for Translational and Applied Research (C★STAR ) 2017 Cohort Where are you working now? I am a T-32 Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior at Moffitt Cancer Center in...
CCIL members named Health Innovation Professors

CCIL members named Health Innovation Professors

Pictured left to right: CCIL members Zeynep Madak-Erdogan and Rebecca Smith Urbana, Ill. – Eight faculty from a range of disciplines across the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus have joined Carle Illinois College of Medicine with Health Innovation...
Investigating the Role of Brd4 in Diet-Induced Obesity

Investigating the Role of Brd4 in Diet-Induced Obesity

Urbana, Ill. – A new study, published in JCI insight, looks at how Brd4, a regulator of the innate immune response, influences diet-induced obesity. The researchers believe that Brd4 could be used as a target for obesity and insulin resistance. Approximately one-third...
The Nexus Workshop: In Review

The Nexus Workshop: In Review

Image of faculty members in the Nexus Workshop. Over 45 faculty members participated in the first workshop sponsored by the Cancer Center and the Social and Behavioral Science Research Initiative (SBSRI) on April 25. The workshop was designed to bring together social...