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André Bensadoun

André Bensadoun, Moroccan, American nutritional biochemistry educator. Achievements include research on atheriosclerosis and lipolytic enzymes. National Institutes of Health training grantee, since 1987, research grantee, since 1987, 88—. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Biological Chemistry, American Institute Nutrition, American Society Cell Biology.

Background

  • Bensadoun, André was born on November 10, 1931 in Fes, Morocco. Son of Emile Bensadoun and Julie Cohen.

  • Education

    • Baccalaureate Mathematics Bordeaux University, France, 1951. License en Sciences, Ing. ENSAT, Toulouse University, France, 1956.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Nutrition, Cornell University, 1960.

    Career

    • Research associate Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1960-1965. Assistant professor nutrition and physiology University Illinois, Champaign, 1965-1966. Associate professor physiology Cornell University, 1966-1976, professor nutritional biochemistry, since 1976.

      Visiting associate professor medicine University California San Diego, La Jolla, 1972-1975. Research fellow-cell biology Baylor University College Medicine, Houston, 1981-1982. Member metabolism study section National Institutes of Health, 1981-1984, committee for evaluation of specialized center of research, 1986-1987, ad hoc reviewer.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research on atheriosclerosis and lipolytic enzymes.

    Works

    • Reviewer Journal Biological Chemistry, Journal Lipid Research. Contributor papers to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Biological Chemistry, American Institute Nutrition, American Society Cell Biology.

    Connections

    • Married Paula Di Santo, December 1959. Children: Paul, Marc, Jennifer.
    • father: Emile Bensadoun
    • mother: Julie Cohen
    • spouse: Paula Di Santo
    • children: Paul Bensadoun
    • Marc Bensadoun
    • Jennifer Bensadoun
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    Born November 10, 1931
    Nationality
    • 1951
      Bordeaux University
    • 1956
      Ing. ENSAT
    • 1960
      Cornell University
    • 1960 - 1965
      Research associate, Cornell University
      Ithaca, New York, United States
    • 1965 - 1966
      assistant, professor nutrition and physiology University Illinois
      Champaign, Illinois, United States