Monday Seminar Series

The HNRCA Weekly Seminars are held during Fall and Spring semesters on Mondays in the HNRCA Mezzanine Auditorium at 12 noon followed by a student and post-doc luncheon or other reception as noted. Click here to access past seminars.
Please contact John Heine for further information. Please share any suggestions for future speakers here.

Fall 2014  Monday Seminars:

Sept 29, 2014
Talk: Dietary priorities for preventing obesity – are all calories created equal?”
Dariush Mozaffarian, Dean, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

Oct. 6, 2014
Talk: Nutritional risk factors for osteoarthritis and related disability
Kyla Shea, Scientist II, HNRCA Vitamin K Laboratory

Oct. 20, 2014
Talk : Investigation of Tissue Metabolism Using Pathway Analysis and Metabolomics
Lee Kyongbum, Chair and Associate Professor, Tufts Chemical and Biological Engineering

Oct. 27, 2014
Talk: Emerging Therapies for Dyslipidemia
Michael Davidson, Chief Medical Officer, Co-Founder, Omthera Pharmaceuticals

Nov. 3, 2014
Talk: Developing an omics approach to model human metabolic and infectious disease using swine
Joseph Urban, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center

Nov. 10, 2014
Talk: Inflammation in Atherosclerosis
Peter Libby, Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Nov. 17, 2014
Talk : 27 years of Carotenoid Research: What was it then? Where is it now?
Elizabeth Johnson, Scientist I, HNRCA Antioxidants Research Lab

Nov. 24, 2014
Talk : The physiology and neural circuitry of sweet taste reward
Ivan De Araujo, Yale University School of Medicine

Dec. 1, 2014
Talk : A 25-Year Journey from Mathematical Modeling to Behavioral Interventions for Weight Control
Ira Goldberg, Division Director – Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, New York University – Langone Medical Center