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Pam (Hinton) Bruzina

PhD
Professor & Director of Nutritional Sciences Graduate Studies

124 McKee Gym
Phone: (573) 882-4137
E-mail: bruzinap@missouri.edu
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Pam Bruzina


Research Focus

Dr. Bruzina’s lab investigates the interactive effects of nutrition and physical activity on bone health. In particular, Dr. Bruzina’s lab is studying the effects of energy balance on bone turnover during weight loss and weight maintenance in overweight individuals. In addition, Dr. Hinton is studying the efficacy of exercise-based interventions to increase bone mineral density in osteopenic males.

In the Media


Awards

Mangel Catalyst Award for project titled “Is Diabetic Bone Fragility Caused by Preferential Differentiation of Bone Stem Cells into Fat Rather than Bone?” 2015.