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Dr. Peter Katzmarzyk, Pennington Biomedical, recognized on the 2019 Highly Cited Researchers list by the Web of Science Group

Released: Thursday, January 09, 2020

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From The Advocate

Peter Katzmarzyk, associate executive director for population and public health sciences at LSU’s Pennington Biomedical Research Center, was recognized on the 2019 Highly Cited Researchers list by the Web of Science Group. The 2019 Highly Cited Researchers list includes 6,217 highly cited researchers in various fields from nearly 60 nations. The methodology behind the list draws on the data and analysis performed by bibliometric experts from the Institute for Scientific Information at the Web of Science Group.

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Dr. Katzmarzyk is also a Co-Director for the LA CaTS Center Pilot Grants Program. We congratulate Dr. Katzmarzyk on this recognition.

The Around Town/People section of New Orleans CityBusiness also reports on Peter Katzmarzyk’s recognition here.

 

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About the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center
The LA CaTS Center is comprised of three primary collaborating institutions in the state, including LSU's Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans – and also includes six research partners: LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, and in New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, Children’s Hospital, Ochsner Health System, Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, and University Medical Center.  The LA CaTS Center’s vision for Louisiana encompasses the strengths and capacities unique to each member institution and represents a unified, comprehensive approach for targeting prevention, care and research of chronic diseases in the underserved population.  The scholar program is supported in part by U54 GM104940 from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health which funds the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science Center.  For more information, please visit www.lacats.org.