NPOD Fall Symposium 2022

8th Annual Fall Symposium 2022

21 Sep 2022    

The Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases (NPOD) hosted his 8th Annual Fall Symposium on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at the Sheldon Museum of Art.
The symposium was attended by over 85 participants.

Featured speakers were experts on the topics of “Extracellular Vesicles”:

  • Kristy Brown (Weill Cornell Medical College)

  • Elizabeth McNeill (Iowa State University)

  • Susmita Sahoo (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)


Here are the winners of the best poster award:

1) Brandon D. Riehl - Research Technician (UNL - Mechanical & Materials Engineering),  Jung Yul Lim lab
"High Glucose Concentration Contributes to Fluid Shear-Induced Breast Cancer Cell Migration"

2) Salin Raj Palayyan - Postdoc (UNL - Nutrition and Health Sciences), Sunil K Sukumaran lab
"Taste cells and associated minor salivary glands may participate in immune surveillance"

3) Flobater I. Gawargi - Gradstudent (UNMC - Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology), Paras Mishra lab
"Novel regulator of ferroptosis in the T1DM heart"


NPOD poster winners fall 2022

Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases