IILICH- ERNST JASMINKA
Florida State University
Ilich-Ernst, Jasminka, is Professor of Nutrition, Florida State University and was Research Scientist, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ohio State University. Ilich-Ernst, Jasminka has long been involved in the academic arena of nutrition conducting Nutritional-Biochemical Research Specialist, Division of Neonatology,Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Research is focused on the nutritional and life-style modifiers of chronic diseases (particularly those involving bone and body composition) and spans from basic science and animal models to clinical trials in human subjects and outreach into disadvantaged community. My research is oriented toward the same goals: furthering our knowledge toward optimizing bone health and body composition (fat and muscle tissue) through nutritional and behavioral modifications, including physical activity, to result in long term lifestyle changes.