EXNS Seminars

 

Exercise and Nutrition Sciences Departmental Seminar Series

The Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences hosts a seminar series each semester. The seminar takes place every other Friday and encourages sharing of cross-disciplinary and high-impact research, broadly related to physical activity, exercise physiology, and nutrition. Seminar presentations are given by both internal and external speakers and the subject matter includes laboratory, clinical, behavioral, epidemiologic, and applied research. All students, staff, and faculty are encouraged to attend. All seminars are held on Fridays from 12PM-1PM.

Spring 2022 Seminars
Date
Speaker
Seminar Topic

Jan 28th

Jasmine Kaidbey

GW EPAN

Children's Sugary Drink Consumption

Feb 11th

Steven Loy

CSUN

Community Based Exercise Program

Feb 25th

Emily Smith

GW EXNS

Limited Data from Women & Pregnant People that Exist to Inform Nutrient Reference Values

March 11th

Rob van Dam

GW EXNS

The Health Effects of Coffee Consumption

April 8

Sameera Talegawkar

GW EXNS

Associations Between Dietary Patterns and Age-Related Declines in Physical Function and Frailty

 

April 22

 

Whitney Leet

NIH

Integrating Molecular Epidemiology with Nutrition Research
Fall 2021 Seminars
Date
Speaker
Seminar Topic

Sept 24th

Andrew Jagim

Mayo Clinic

Energy Status Among College Athletes

Oct 8th

Graham McGinnis

UNLV

Physical Activity, Nutrtion, and Sleep

Oct 29th

Avinash Chandran

NCAA Injury Surveillance Program

Sports Injury and Prevention

Nov 12th

Matt Barberio

GW EXNS

HDL Function and Characteristics in Obesity and Following Acute Exercise

Dec 3rd

Eleanor Simosick

NIA

Energetic Cost of Aging: What it Means and How it's Measured in the BLSA

Spring 2021 Seminars
Date
Speaker
Seminar Topic

Jan 22nd

Andrea Carlson

USDA

Purchase to Plate Tool

Feb 5th

Allison Sylvetsky

GWSPH

Children's Sweetened Beverage Consumption

Feb 19th

Lauren Au

UC Davis

Nutrition and Obesity Among WIC Participants

March 5th

Ramya Ambikipathi

Purdue University

Diet and Food Environment in Urban African Settings

March 26th

Danielle Kirkman

VCU

Vascular Dysfunction in Chronic Kidney Disease

April 9th

Ranadip Chowdhurry

New Delhi, India

Gestational Weight Gain: A Tool to Track Nutritional Status During Pregnancy.

April 23rd

Jeremy Sibold

University of Vermont

Physical Activity and Adolescent Mental Health: An Evidence-Based Call to Arms.

 

Fall 2020 Seminars
Date
Speaker
Seminar Topic

Sept 11th

Matthew Barberio

GWSPH

Small Extra Cellular Vesicles from Adipose Tissue

Sept 25th

Siran

GWSPH

Improving Maternal and Child Nutrition

Oct 23rd

Heather Teague

NIH

Lipids, Neutrophils, and Psoriasis-Associated Comorbilities

Nov 6th

Loretta DiPietro

GWSPH

Physical Activity and Cardiometabolic Health

Nov 20th

Christopher Sudfield

Harvard

Early Life Nutrition and Development

Dec 4th

Katerine Balantekin

University of Buffalo

Childhood Obesity