Animal models can serve as valuable translational tools for gaining understanding of the effects of parenteral and enteral nutrition in humans. Dr. Joseph Pierre from the University of Wisconsin's Department of Nutritional Sciences joins us in this episode to explain his research into these nutritional pathways and how they may influence future research on metabolism and the microbiome.
Joseph F. Pierre, Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin – Madison
Dr. Pierre is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Dr. Pierre received his PhD in nutritional science from the University of Wisconsin. The Pierre lab addresses a range of basic, translational, and clinical research questions focused on the gastrointestinal microbiome, nutrition, and gut physiology and disease.