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How your protein needs change as you age

"People often skimp on protein at breakfast, it’s worth paying extra attention to this meal," says Samaneh Farsijani, assistant professor of epidemiology.

Department Chair Sally Wenzel, Drs. Valerian Kagan, Vladimir Tyurin and Yulia Tyurina.

23 Pitt researchers are included on Clarivate’s annual Highly Cited list

In addition to Environmental and Occupational Health Department Chair Sally Wenzel, the list includes Drs. Valerian Kagan, Vladimir Tyurin and Yulia Tyurina.

Andrea Russo

‘Blue Zones’ around the world offer keys to longevity. We wondered: How blue is Pittsburgh?

Andrea Rosso, associate professor of epidemiology, studies Pittsburgh neighborhoods and how lifestyle factors impact brain age.