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  • Thursday, June 10, 2021
  • 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM EDT
    E.V. McCollum International Lectureships in Nutrition Award
    The E.V. McCollum International Lectureships in Nutrition is a bi-annual award which provides a means to encourage sound advancements in nutritional science and their application for improving the health and well-being of people worldwide and to commemorate the life and contributions of EV McCollum. The lectureship is supported by the EV McCollum International Lectureship Endowment Fund.

    Global and Public Health Nutrition

  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
    Current Issues in Adult Nutrition: COVID-19 (From Research to Practice)

    Speaker: Paul E. Wischmeyer, MD – Duke University

    From Research to Practice

  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
    Role of Habitual Diet in Shaping the Human Gut Microbiome

    Speaker: Danxia Yu, PhD – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    From Research to Practice

  • 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    Balancing Planetary and Human Health: The Crucial Role of Biodiversity (Sponsored Satellite Program)

    Chair: Sharon M. Donovan, PhD, RD – University of Illinois

    Chair: Olivier Goulet, MD – Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades

    Speaker: Fabrice DeClerck, PhD – Bioversity International and the EAT Foundation

    Speaker: Heribert Hirt, PhD – King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

    Speaker: Joël Doré, PhD – Université de Paris-Saclay, INRAE, AgroParisTech

    Food Science and Systems

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
    Current Issues: COVID-19 and Infant Feeding

    Chair: Lars Bode, PhD – UC San Diego

    From Research to Practice

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
    Nutrition and the Brain (From Research to Practice)

    Speaker: Hussein Yassine, MD – Keck School of Medicine of USC

    From Research to Practice

  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EDT
    ASN Community Activities and GEM Forums
    Join your peers during ASN's Community Activities which will include special events organized by ASN's GEMs (Groups Engaging Members) from 4 to 5 PM EDT daily!

    ASN GEMs represent vibrant groups within ASN's membership focused on unique interests such as:
    • specific areas of nutrition science and practice
    • diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives
    • student/early career activities

    All attendees are welcome to attend any of the ASN Community Activities during NUTRITION 2021 LIVE ONLINE. These events will include networking, hot topic speakers, important updates, and more!
  • 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT
    Creating Work-Life Balance as an Early Career Academic, Organized by the ASN Early Career Nutrition Interest Group

    Chair: Nadine Mikati, Ph.D. R.D. – Nova Southeastern University

    Chair: Katherine N. Balantekin, PhD, RD – University at Buffalo

    Speaker: Kristen Hicks-Roof, PhD, RDN, LDN, CLC, FAND – University of North Florida

    Speaker: Simin N. Meydani, D.V.M., Ph.D. – JM-USDA HNRCA, Tufts University

    Speaker: Alexandra L. Macmillan Uribe, PhD – Cornell University

    Speaker: Joseph Kindler, PhD – University of Georgia

    This session is designed to cover various aspects of balancing your work and personal life as an early career academic. Our panelists come from various backgrounds and career stages, each bringing a unique perspective on strategies for success. A range of topics will be covered including caregiving, outside employment, self-care, and so much more! Join us for this interactive panel discussion to learn about how to successfully manage work-life balance.

    Career/Professional Development