Seminar Speakers for Spring 2019

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

Date, Time & Location Speaker / Institution Topic Host
Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 2:30 - 3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Eileen White, Ph.D., Rutgers Cancer Institute "Cancer Metabolism" Tracy G. Anthony, Ph.D. Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 2:30 - 3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Monica Driscoll, Ph.D., Rutgers Dept. of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry "Addressing the Complexities of Neurodegenaration and Aging, One Worm at a Time" Harini Sampath, Ph.D., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 2:30 - 3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Charlotte H. Markey, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Rutgers Health Sciences Center "The Psychology of Weight Management" John Worobey, Ph.D. FAPA, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers
Wed., March 13, 2019, 2:30 - 3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Naama Kanarek, Ph.D., Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research / The Sabatini Lab, MIT "New Findings in Folate Homeostasis and Their Implications in Cancer Therapy" Joshua W. Miller, Ph.D., Chair, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences
Wed., March 27, 2019, 2:30 - 3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ 089010
Zhen Yan, Ph.D.
Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine
Director, Center for Skeletal Muscle Research
Robert M. Berne Cardiovascular Research Center
Univ. of Virginia School of Medicine
"Deciphering the Molecular Mechanisms of Skeletal Muscle Plasticity" Tracy G. Anthony, Ph.D., Dept. of Nutritional Sciences
Wed. Apr. 10, 2019, 10:45am
IFNH 101
61 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Hans Fisher Lecture
Karyn A. Esser, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Physiology & Functional Genomics, Assoc. Director, Myology Institute, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville
"Circadian Rhythms and the Molecular Clock: Why Muscles Care About Time" Dept. of Nutritional Sciences
Wed., May 1, 2019, 2:30 - 3:30pm
FSNS 120
65 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Pamela Koch, ed.D., RD
Executive Director, Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education & Policy
Research
Assoc. Professor, Program in Nutrition, Dept. of Health & Behavior Studies, Teachers College, Columbia
"Promoting Just, Sustainable Food Choices Through Behavioral Nutrition Education" Nurg├╝l Fitzgerald, Ph.D., RD, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers




Here is a video from the 2016 Hans Fisher Lecture:

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Here is a video from the 2016 Beaudette-Thompson Lecture:


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