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Frank B. Hu

Professor of Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Medicine at Harvard University.

Frank B. Hu is a Chinese American nutrition and diabetes researcher. He is Chair of the Department of Nutrition and the Fredrick J. Stare Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Professor of Medicine at the Harvard Medical School.

Hu is also the Director of the Epidemiology and Genetics Core of the Boston Obesity Nutrition Research Center; and Co-Director of the Program in Obesity Epidemiology and Prevention at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Hu was elected into the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) in 2015, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

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See also: Academia Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health - Education of new generations of global health leaders.

Frank B. Hu News

5 habits for extra 10 years to live, revealed in new Harvard study

Express - 17-Feb-2020

Change of lifestyle for extending healthspan, the earlier the better


Good lifestyle adds up to 10 years to life expectancy

BBC - 09-Jan-2020

That's 10 years to find a rejuvenation therapy that adds another 10 years... and then another...


Red and processed meat may lead to an early death

Guardian - 12-Jun-2019

Shift to a Mediterranean-style diet and limit red and processed meat


Pros and cons of intermittent fasting

Harvard Health Publishing - 20-Oct-2017

Intermittent fasting alternates periods of extreme calorie reduction with normal eating. All die...