The NS7030 Seminar in Nutritional Sciences takes place on Tuesdays at 12:20 in 100 Savage Hall. 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.

FALL 2019 SCHEDULE
September 3, 2019 Benjamin Steiner Title: "The identification of a mesenchymal progenitor cell hierarchy in adipose tissue", Merrick et al
September 10, 2019 Yifei Gu Title: "Hepatic posttranscriptional network comprised of CCR4-NOT deadenylase and FGF21 maintains systemic metabolic homeostasis", Morita et al
September 17, 2019 no seminar  
September 24, 2019 Katy Merckel Title: "Promotion of Orange-Fleshed Sweet Potato Increased Vitamin A Intakes and Reduced the Odds of Low Retinol-Binding Protein among
Postpartum Kenyan Women"
, Girard et al
October 1, 2019 Laura Galley Title: "Gut microbiota-bile acid-interleukin-22 axis orchestrates polycystic ovary syndrome", X. Qi, et al
October 8, 2019 Abby Benvie Title: “Myonuclear accretion is a determinant of exercise-induced remodeling in skeletal muscle”, Goh, et al

 

October 15, 2019 NO SEMINAR - Fall Break  
October 22, 2019 Navika Gangrade Title: "Reducing sugary drink intake through youth empowerment: results from a pilot-site randomized study", M Wang, et al
October 29, 2019 No Seminar  
November 5, 2019 Bonnie Patchen Title: "The role of linoleic acid in asthma and inflammatory markers: a Mendelian randomization study”, Zhao and Schooling
November 12, 2019 Katie Delaney Title: "Effects of microbiota-directed foods in gnotobiotic animals and undernourished children", Gehrig, et al
November 19, 2019 Yuuki Nakayachi Title: “Comprehensive Diabetes Self-Management Support From Food Banks: A Randomized Controlled Trial”, Seligman, et al
November 26, 2019 Yaeeun Han Title: "Effect of participatory women's groups and counselling through home visits on children's linear growth in rural eastern India (CARING trial): a cluster-randomised controlled trial", Nair et al
December 3, 2019 Amy Fothergill Title: "Defining the plasma folate concentration associated with the red blood cell folate concentration threshold for optimal neural tube defects prevention: a population-based, randomized trial of folic acid supplementation", Meng-Yu Chen, et al
December 10, 2019 Kendra Tiani Title TBA