Weekly Seminars in DNS
Weekly Seminars in DNS
The Division of Nutritional Sciences Seminar (NS6190) takes place on Mondays at 4:00 (unless otherwise indicated). No registration is required. The Division invites seminar speakers based on criteria that include:
presentation of cutting-edge research
coverage of topics across the Field of Nutrition and concentrations (Molecular, Human, International, Community Nutrition)
internal sources such as faculty presentations, NIH training grant trainees, thesis presentations by PhD candidates
|August 31, 2020||
Vimal Selvaraj, PhD; Associate Professor of Integrative Physiology at the Department of Animal Science at Cornell University.
|September 7, 2020||No Seminar|
|September 14, 2020||
Varykina Thackray, PhD, Associate Professor in Residence, Reproductive Medicine, Health Sciences at the University of California San Diego
|September 21, 2020||
Ömer Yilmaz, PhD; Eisen and Chang Career Development Professor, Associate Professor of Biology, David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT. "Dietary control of stem cells in physiology and disease"
|September 28, 2020||Uriyoán Colón-Ramos, Sc.D., M.P.A.; Associate Professor of Nutrition & Global Health, Department of Global Health (primary), Department of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences, Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University|
|October 5, 2020|
October 12, 2020
October 19, 2020
co-sponsored with the Program in International Nutrition
Hanqi Luo, PhD; Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Nutrition and Institute for Global Nutrition at the University of California, Davis.
“A new statistical method for estimating usual intakes of nearly-daily consumed foods and nutrients through use of only one 24-hour dietary recall”
|October 26, 2020||
Jessica Fanzo, PhD, Associate Professor, Global Food & Agricultural Policy & Ethics in the Berman School of Bioethics at Johns Hopkins University
|November 2, 2020||
Eric Skaar, PhD, MPH, Director, Institute for Infection, Immunology and Inflammation; Director, Division of Molecular Pathogenesis; Ernest W. Goodpasture Chair in Pathology; Vice Chair for Basic Research, Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology; Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University
|November 9, 2020|
|November 16, 2020|
|November 23, 2020|
|November 30, 2020|
|December 7, 2020|
The NS7030 Seminar in Nutritional Sciences takes place on Tuesdays at 12:20. No registration is required to attend this event.
In this class seminar, DNS graduate students read and learn how to critically analyze and interpret original articles published in a wide variety of journals. Students learn how to make professional presentations to a broad audience and how to critique the presentations given by others.
Visit our Graduate Studies page for more information on graduate studies in DNS.
|September 8, 2020||Camille Jones|
|September 15, 2020||Yuwen Xiu presents "Increased serine synthesis provides an advantage for tumors arising in tissues where serine levels are limiting", Sullivan, Mattaini, et al|
|September 22, 2020||Wing Zhong|
|September 29, 2020||Dorothy Kim|
|October 6, 2020||Kendra Tiani|
|October 13, 2020|
|October 20, 2020||
|October 27, 2020||
Min-Ting Lee presents "Microbiota Regulate Intestinal Absorption and Metabolism of Fatty Acids in the Zebrafish”, Semova, Carten, et al
|November 3, 2020||Wing Zhong|
|November 10, 2020||Cristy Güitrón Leal|
|November 23, 2020||Jocelyn Boiteau|
|November 30, 2020||Wanhui Kang|
|December 1, 2020||Elizabeth Centento Tablante|
|December 8, 2020||Felicia Setiono|
The Seminar in International Nutrition takes place on Thursdays at 12:20 (unless otherwise noted). No registration is required to attend this event.
FALL 2020 SCHEDULE coming soon