Distinguished Service Award for Dr. Ros


Dr. Emilio Ros, Director of the Lipid Clinic, Endocrinology & Nutrition Service at Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, received the Distinguished Service Award for his work on the landmark PREDIMED project, a long-term nutritional intervention study aimed to assess the efficacy of the Mediterranean diet in the primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases.

Dr. Emilio Ros, Director of the Lipid Clinic, Endocrinology & Nutrition Service at Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, received the Distinguished Service Award for his work on the landmark PREDIMED project, a long-term nutritional intervention study aimed to assess the efficacy of the Mediterranean diet in the primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases.  The award was presented at the Scientific Advisory Council Meeting.

Dr. Ros has been instrumental in the success of the California Walnut Commission health research program. In addition to the PREDMIED study Ros has published numerous papers studies on the effects of walnut consumption and the promotion of health as well as review papers on walnuts as part of a healthy lifestyle.

Congratulations Dr. Ros for an award well deserved!