Advancing research, education, and outreach in nutrition to improve human health locally, nationally, and worldwide.
Training the next generation of nutrition experts at a world-renowned medical center in the heart of NYC.
Bringing together investigators who are at the cutting edge of their disciplines to advance nutrition science worldwide.
Policy and Impact
Collaborating with scientists, educators, and policy makers from across the world to improve human health.
Dr. Sharon Akabas, Director of the MS in Human Nutrition Program, announces her retirement.
After nearly 20 years, Dr. Debra Wolgemuth will be stepping down as Director of Nutritional and Metabolic Biology PhD Program.
Recent violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders sadly has deep roots in the history of the United States.
The IHN is now accepting applications for the fall 2021 MS in Human Nutrition program. Visit the MS section of our website to learn more and apply.
- May 26, 2020
Sabrina Diano, PhD, has been appointed the new director of the Institute of Human Nutrition (IHN) and professor of pharmacology and will join VP&S in the fall.
- December 10, 2020
A growing body of research suggests that the foods you eat can affect how well you sleep, and your sleep patterns can affect your dietary choices.
- July 23, 2020
The Institute of Human Nutrition has been recognized by Sustainable Columbia for their active participation in the Sustainable Leaders Network (SLN).