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Stanley Gershoff, founding dean of Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts, dies at 92


Stanley Gershoff, founding dean of Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts, dies at 92
The Boston Globe

Along with those stories, over the years he shared his vision of making nutrition and wellness attainable. At Tufts, he merged the academic disciplines of public policy and nutrition to create a unique program that became the Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.“He was a very human figure, despite everything that he did,” his daughter said. “What always stood out to me was how even though he had accomplished all these really great things he was always such a figure of guidance to all these people.”Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email.Dr. Gershoff, the founding dean of Tufts University’s nutrition school, died in his Oakland, Calif., home March 11 from complications of kidney failure.

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