NUSC Seminar Series

Spring 2021

Seminar Series will be held virtually on Fridays from 11 am -12 noon

DATE SPEAKER AND TOPIC
January 29 No seminar
February 5 No seminar
February 12 No seminar
February 19 No seminar
February 26 Dr. Kee Hong Kim, Associate Professor, Department of Food Science, Purdue University: “Targeting Obesity through Cholesterol Metabolism: Role of Acyl-CoA:Cholesterol Acyltransferase (ACAT)
March 5 Dr. Gina Tripicchio,  Assistant Professor, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Temple University:  “Game on Philly! Engaging Under-served Middle School Youth in Out-of-School Time Sports and Nutrition Education
March 12 Dr. Laura Haynes, Professor, Department of Immunology, UConn Health: “Influenza and Aging
March 19 No seminar
March 26 Dr. Chia-Chi Chuang Key, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine: “New players in cellular lipid accumulation
April 2 Dalia Marmash, MS student in NUSC (MS defense): “Assessment of Nutritional and Health Status and Feasibility of Personalized Nutrition Education Intervention in Mobile Food Pantry Users
April 9 Erika Fleming, MS student in NUSC (MS defense): “Nanoparticle Encapsulation of Bioactive Compounds for Gastrointestinal Stability
April 16 No seminar
April 23 Hyungryun Jang, PhD student in NUSC: “The liver and adipose axis in the development of the obesity-associated disease