Monday Seminar Series
Each Monday at 12 noon ET, a prominent research scientist working on topics related to aging and nutrition presents their latest research through the HNRCA Monday Seminar Series. The virtual lecture series is designed to bring researchers, faculty, and students together for learning and lively discussion. The lectures are open to members of the public interested in learning about current research topics taking place related to aging and nutrition. Registration is required.
Watch recordings of past HNRCA Monday Seminars on our YouTube channel here.
HNRCA Monday Seminar Series: Spring 2023
All sessions will be held via Zoom at noon.
Date: January 23rd
Speaker: Sarah Berry, Ph.D.
King's College London
Personalized Nutrition for Metabolic Health
Date: January 30th
Speaker: Krystal Tsosie, Ph.D.
Arizona State University
Defining and achieving equity in precision and genomics health: An indigenous data sovereignty approach
Date: February 6th
Speaker: Sean Gibbons, Ph.D.
Metagenome-scale modeling enables precision nutrition
Date: February 13th
Speaker: Arne Astrup, M.D., DMSc
Novo Nordisk Foundation
Precision dietary management of obesity and type 2 diabetes
Date: February 27th
Speaker: Lorraine Brennan, Ph.D.
University College of Dublin
Metabolomics: a powerful tool in human nutrition research
Date: March 6th
Speaker: Shingo Kajimura Ph.D.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
The role of brown fat beyond thermogenesis: BCAA and metabolic health
Date: March 13th
Speaker: Sai Das, Ph.D.
USDA Human Nutrition Research Center at Tufts University
Dietary interventions for metabolic health and aging: The need for precision nutrition
Date: March 27th
Speaker: Krista Varady, Ph.D.
University of Illinois Chicago
Health benefits of intermittent fasting
Date: April 3rd
Speaker: Melinda L. Irwin, Ph.D., MPH
Exercise, Nutrition and weight management in oncology care
Date: April 10th
Speaker: Perinur Bozaykut Eker, Ph.D.
Harnessing Various Models and Tools for Aging Biology
Date: April 24th
Speaker: Katherine Tucker, Ph.D.
University of Lowell
Diet and Health: Findings from the Boston Puerto Rican health study
Date: May 1st
Speaker: Evan Rosen, Ph.D.
Professor, Buck Institute for Research on Aging
Adjunct Professor of Gerontology, University of San Francisco
Adventures in adipose tissue biology