Organizing Committee FFC-Aging


Main Conference Organizers:

Conference organized by Functional Food Center(FFC) and Nutrition/Metabolism Laboratory at Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center(BIDMC) / Harvard Teaching Hospital (BIDMC is a world-class teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School)

Jin-Rong (Joseph) Zhou, Ph.D., Conference co-chairman, Associate Professor of Surgery, Director of Nutrition/Metabolism Laboratory at Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Uma Naidoo, MD, Director of Nutritional and Lifestyle Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital (Mood-Food Expert), Instructor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Amrendra Ajay, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Gabriela Riscuta MD, CNS, Program Director, Nutritional Science Research Group, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

Debasis Bagchi, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Houston College of Pharmacy, Houston, TX, USA

Nancy J. Emenaker, Ph.D., Program Director, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

Danik Martirosyan, Ph.D., Conference co-chairman, President, Functional Food Center/Functional Food Institute, Dallas, TX, USA