Ana Valencia Awarded Position on Nutrition, Obesity, and Atherosclerosis Training Grant

Ana Valencia was awarded a position on the Nutrition, Obesity, and Atherosclerosis training grant (T32) through the Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Nutrition. She will investigate the effects of sugar consumption on cardiovascular risk of the aging heart as a new direction from her current work studying the influence of high fat and high sugar diets on sarcopenia. Ana is excited for this position as it will prepare her for her long term goal of studying nutrition within the unique context of aging physiology.