Honoring the Career of Ananda S. Prasad, MD, PhD, MACN

August 29, 2017- Dr. Ananda Prasad, MACN, was honored with a reception and luncheon at Wayne State University for his life's research which focused on the importance of zinc as a micronutrient in human health and development. The proceedings took place on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at the Vera P. Shiffman Medical Library at WSU’s School of Medicine with over 100 attendees including faculty, administrators, and students from WSU, Dr. Prasad’s scientific collaborators, and political dignitaries from the State of Michigan. The "Ananda S. Prasad, MD, PhD and Aryabala Prasad, MD Collaboration Research Room" was dedicated in his honor, recognizing many of his scientific accomplishments, awards, and fruitful collaborations during more than a half century of research in nutrition science at WSU.