Sheila West

Cardiovascular Effects of Culinary Spices: A Controlled Feeding Study

Project Description: This project is a clinical trial of herbs and spices as part of a heart-healthy diet. We are examining changes in fat absorption, vascular endothelial function, and other CVD risk factors in adults with elevated cholesterol.

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Summer Translational Cardiovascular Science Institute (STCSI)

Contact Information

  • Keefe Manning, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Surgery
    kbm10@psu.edu
  • Jim Pawelczyk, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Physiology and Kinesiology
    jap18@psu.edu

REU Faculty Research Projects

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  • Application deadline is January 29, 2017
 
 

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The Department of Biomedical Engineering administers the undergraduate major in biomedical engineering, and is a part of the university-wide Intercollege Graduate Degree Program, offering both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bioengineering. Our work combines traditional engineering principles with medicine and technology for the betterment of human health and society. 

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