Seminar Series Spring 2017

Nebraska East Union
Seminars are held at 12:00 noon unless otherwise noted.   
These are brown bag lunch seminars with dessert and beverages provided.  Check for updated room assignments posted in the Union the date of the seminar.

January 18, 2017 East Union Cottonwood Room

Dr. Kendal Hirschi
Pediatrics and Human and Molecular Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine/ Children's Nutrition Research Center

Talk Title: "Will the small RNAs from that side salad regulate gene expression in my body?"

Website: https://www.bcm.edu/people/view/kendal-hirschi-ph-d/b193217e-ffed-11e2-be68-080027880ca6

February 1, 2017 East Union Cottonwood Room

Rohita Sinha
Food Science & Technology
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Talk Title: "Gut Microbiome: A Road to Opportunity "

Website: http://foodsci.unl.edu/sinha

February 15, 2017 East Union Cottonwood Room

Jujiu Yu
Nutrition and Health Sciences
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Talk Title: "TBD"

March 1, 2017 East Union Cottonwood Room

Malcolm D'Souza
Chemistry & Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Sponsored Research
Wesley College

Talk Title: "Structured Mentoring Engages Diverse STEM Undergraduates to Enhance Performance"

Website: http://wesley.edu/faculty/malcolm-dsouza

March 15, 2017 East Union Cottonwood Room

Simeon I. Taylor
Department of Medicine & Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Obesity Research Center
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Talk Title: "TBD"

Website: http://www.medschool.umaryland.edu/profiles/Taylor-Simeon/

March 29, 2017 East Union Cottonwood Room

Charles Burant
Internal Medicine & Michigan Nutrition Obesity Research Center
University of Michigan

Talk Title: "Oxidative capacity, metabolic health and longevity."

Website: https://sph.umich.edu/faculty-profiles/burant-charles.html