Seminar Speakers for Spring 2018

Refreshments will be served one half hour prior to each seminar.

Date, Time & Location Speaker / Institution Topic Host
Jan. 24, 2018
2:30-3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd.
Emily S. Barrett, Ph.D.,
Rutgers School of Public Health
"Chemical Contaminants in Food: The Impact of Prenatal Exposures on Children's Development" Tracy G. Anthony, Ph.D., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
Feb. 7, 2018
2:30-3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd.
Xiaoyang Su, Ph.D., Rutgers Cancer Inst. of NJ, Asst. Professor of Medicine Endocrinology, Rutgers RWJ Medical School "Quantitative Metabolic Flux Analysis with Stable Isotope Tracer and Mass Spectrometry" Malcolm Watford, D.Phil., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
Feb. 21, 2018
2:30-3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd.
Brandon L. Alderman, Ph.D., Assoc. Professor & Vice Chair, Dept. of Kinesiology & Health, Rutgers "Using Psychophysiology to Answer the Elusive Question: How Does Exercise Reduce Depression?" Tracy G. Anthony, Ph.D., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
March 7, 2018
2:30-3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd.
Kari E. North, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health "The Genetic Epidemiology of Weight Change" Sue A. Shapses, Ph.D., R.D., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
March 21, 2018
2:30-3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd.
Stefan Pasiakos, Ph.D., FACSM, U.S. Army Research Inst. of Environmental Medicine "Performance Nutrition - Lessons Learned from Military Operations" Tracy G. Anthony, Ph.D., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
April 4, 2018
2:30-3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd.
Shristi Rawal, Ph.D., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences at the Rutgers School of Health Professions, Newark
"Life Course and Developmental Origins of Cardiometabolic Diseases" Joshua W. Miller, Ph.D., Chair, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
April 18, 2018
11:00am - 12:30pm
IFNH 205
61 Dudley Rd.
Eric J. Nestler, M.D., Ph.D., Dean for Academic & Scientific Affairs, Director, Friedman Brain Inst., Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai 2018 Hans Fisher Lectureship Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
May 2, 2018
2:30-3:30pm
IFNH 205
61 Dudley Rd.
Peter Gillies, Ph.D., FAHA, Director, The NJ Institute for Food, Nutrition & Health, Rutgers   Joshua W. Miller, Ph.D., Chair, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers




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