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Full Schedule

  • Monday, June 7, 2021
  • 12:00 PM – 1:55 PM EDT
    Opening Session and Presidential Symposium: Discovering Metabolic Effects of Micronutrient Deficiencies and Interventions

    Chair: Lindsay H. Allen, PhD – Western Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture

    Speaker: David Wishart, PhD – University of Alberta

    Speaker: Michael Fenech, PhD – Genome Health Foundation

    Speaker: Sun-Eun Lee, PhD – Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

    Discussant: Keith P. West, Jr., DrPH, MPH, RD – Center for Human Nutrition, Dept of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

    Cellular and Physiological Nutrition/Metabolism

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
    Immunocompetence, Nutrition & COVID-19

    Chair: Dallas R. Donohoe, PhD – The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

    Speaker: Jean-Laurent Casanova, MD, PhD – The Rockefeller University

    Speaker: Carmen Piernas-Sanchez, PhD, MSc – University of Oxford

    Cellular and Physiological Nutrition/Metabolism

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
    Protein in a Changing Environment

    Chair: Daniel Raiten – Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

    Chair: John Finley, PhD Animal Nutrition – USDA ARS

    Speaker: Naglaa H. El-Abbadi, PhD, MPH – Tufts University

    Speaker: Johnpaul Kagulire, MS – Tuskegee University

    Speaker: Clayton Nevins – University of Florida

    Speaker: Natalie Lounsbury – University of New Hampshire

    Panelist: Dave Gustafson, PhD – Agriculture & Food Systems Institute

    Panelist: Klaus Kraemer, PhD – Sight and Life Foundation

    Panelist: Kevin Miller, PhD – General Mills

    Panelist: Sylvia Rowe – SR Strategy, Chair of the NASEM’s Food and Nutrition Board Food Forum

    Food Science and Systems

  • 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM EDT
    Welcome Messages to the Nutrition Community from the Honorable U.S. Representative Jim McGovern and the Honorable Senator Cory Booker
  • 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT
    How to Get Your Manuscript Published in Leading Nutrition Journals

    Chair: Marta Van Loan, PhD – USDA

    Speaker: Teresa A. Davis, PhD – USDA/ARS Children's Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine

    Speaker: Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH – Boston Children's Hospital

    Speaker: Jack Odle, PhD – North Carolina State University

    Speaker: Katherine L. Tucker, PhD – University of Massachusetts Lowell

    Panelist: Paul M. Coates, PhD – American Society for Nutrition

    Panelist: Sarah McCormack – American Society for Nutrition

    Career/Professional Development

  • 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT
    The Future of Nutrition Data. Welcome to the Great Disruption (Sponsored Satellite Program)

    Chair: Adam Drewnowski, PhD – University of Washington

    Speaker: David Heber, MD, PhD – UCLA Center for Human Nutrition

    Speaker: Britt M. Burton-Freeman, PhD – Illinois Institute of Technology

    Speaker: Donald K. Layman, PhD – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Speaker: Peter Frazier, PhD – Cornell University

    Speaker: Matthew Lange, PhD – IC-FOODS

    Speaker: Shavawn Forester, PhD RDN – Nutrient Institute

    Speaker: Paul Magelli, MS – WISEcode

    Cellular and Physiological Nutrition/Metabolism

    Clinical and Translational Nutrition

    Global and Public Health Nutrition

    Sponsored By: Nutrient Institute
  • 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT
    Time for an Update - Nutrients in the DRI Waiting Room (Sponsored Satellite Program)

    Chair: John W. Erdman, Jr., PhD – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Speaker: Maret G. Traber, PhD – Linus Pauling Institute, Oregon State University

    Speaker: William S. Harris, PhD – Fatty Acid Research Institute

    Speaker: Rebecca Costello, PhD – Center for Magnesium Education and Research (CMER)

    Clinical and Translational Nutrition

    Sponsored By: Council for Responsible Nutrition, GOED
  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
    ASN Community Activities and GEM Forums
  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
    Global Nutrition Council Business Meeting and Kellogg Prize for Lifetime Achievements in International Nutrition Lecture

    Chair: Sera L. Young, Ph.D. – Northwestern University

    Chair: Debbie Humphries, PhD, MPH – Yale School of Public Health

    Chair: Daniel J. Hoffman, PhD – Rutgers University

    Speaker: Rafael Pérez-Escamilla, BS, MS, PhD – Yale School of Public Health

    Speaker: Luis A. Mejia – Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Illinois

    Global and Public Health Nutrition

  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
    Students Meet the ASN Class of 2021 Fellows Event (w/ Networking)

    Chair: Ashley M. Toney, B.S. – University of Nebraska-Lincoln

    Chair: Megan Lawless, PhD – University of North Carolina Greensboro

  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
    ANDP Nutrition Department Head Networking Event

    Chair: Patricia A. Cassano, PhD – Cornell University