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The Nutritional Sciences departmental seminar series is held most Firday afternoons during the Fall and Spring semesters. In addition to Invited Speakers, Nutritional Sciences graduate students make presentations of current research. Check the calendar for upcoming events.

Spring 2019 schedule

January 25, 2019

POB 2.402


Dr. Shirkant Anant, Professor and Chair of Cancer Biology at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Talk title: "Cancer stem cells, a queen bee to target"


February 22, 2019

POB 2.402



Dr. Martin-Paul Agbaga, Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.

Talk title: Very Long Chain Fatty Acids: Redefining the Role of Lipids in Neuronal Function


April 19, 2019

POB 2.402

 Siega Riz


Dr. Anna Maria Siega-Riz, Professor of Nursing and Associate Dean for Research at the University of Virginia School of Nursing.

Talk title: Results from the Pregnancy, Eating and Attributes Study