Division of Nutrition

2017 Nutrition Seminar Series

Jan. 16

Martin Luther King Day

Jan. 23

Olfaction and Taste
Host: Qi Sun

Dr. Richard Doty
Director, Smell and Taste Center
Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Perelman School of Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania

Jan. 30

Host: Mattei

Josiemer Mattei
Asst. Prof., Dept. of Nutrition

Feb. 6

Historical economical context to global type 2 diabetes and some unsolved mysteries.
Host: NGHP

Venkat Narayan

Feb. 13

Cancelled. Seminar rescheduled for September 25, 2017.
Host: Ascherio

Chris Sempos
Coordinator, Vitamin D Standardization Program (VDSP),
Consultant to NIH Office of Dietary Supplements, NIH

Feb. 20

Presidents Day

Feb. 27

Persistent Organic Pollutants: Exposure, Metabolism, and Health Consequences

Qi Sun, Geng Zong, Gang Liu

Mar. 6

Host: NGHP

Simone Bosch
Senior Policy & Public Affairs Manager, WCRF

Mar. 13

Spring Break

Mar. 20

Host: Willett

Maryam Farvid
Fellow, Dept. of Nutrition

Mar. 27

Ellen Mowry
Associate Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology
Johns Hopkins University

Apr. 3

Host: NGHP

lhab Tewfik

Apr. 10

Host: Willett

Allan Walker
Prof. of Pediatrics, HMS

Apr. 17 (Boston Marathon)

Host: Willett

Luc Djousse
Assoc. Prof., BWH Division of Aging

Apr. 24

Host: Rimm

Lisa Harnack

May 1

Host: NGHP

Sheila lsanaka

May 8

Chronic Inflammation in Breast Cancer Survivors: An intervention trial using culinary anti-inflammatories
Host: Giovannucci

Michael J. Wargovich, Ph.D.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

May 15

Host: Giovannucci

Fred Tabung
Research Assoc., Nutrition

May 22


Ganmaa Davaasambuu
Assistant Professor