Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Children's Memorial Research Center
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
"An adequate calcium intake is essential to maintain calcium balance and build strong bones. Dairy products contain large amounts of calcium and are recommended as optimal calcium sources; >70% of dietary calcium in the United States comes from dairy products."
Experts People with PhDs, MDs, other relevant advanced degrees, and government officials with significant involvement in human or animal health-related issues. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
Postdoctoral Research Fellow of Molecular and Cellular Pathology, Children's Memorial Research Center
Member, American Society of Bone and Mineral Research
Member, American College of Rheumatology
Member, American Association of Immunologists
Former surgical resident at the People's Hospital of Beijing
Finalist, Young Investigator Award, American Society for Clinical Nutrition, 2004-2005
Recipient, American Society for Nutritional Sciences Procter and Gamble Graduate Student Research Award, 2004
PhD, Department of Foods and Nutrition, Purdue University, 2005