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Full Schedule

  • Tuesday, June 8, 2021
  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
    W.O. Atwater Lecture - Atwater Factors at the Biology-Behavior Interface

    Speaker: Richard Mattes, MPH, PhD, R.D. – Purdue University

    Chair: Chavonda Jacobs-Young, PhD – US Department of Agriculture Research, Education and Economics Mission

    Moderator: Pamela Starke-Reed, PhD – Agricultural Research Service, USDA

    Cellular and Physiological Nutrition/Metabolism

  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
    Malnutrition and Food Security in the Context of COVID-19

    Chair: Reina Engle-Stone, PhD – University of California, Davis

    Chair: Homero Martinez, MD, PhD – Nutrition International

    Speaker: William H. Dietz, MD, PhD – Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness, George Washington University

    Speaker: Roni Neff, PhD, MS – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Dept of Environmental Health & Engineering, Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future

    Speaker: Susan Keino, PhD – Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya

    Speaker: Lynnette M. Neufeld, PhD – Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)

    Global and Public Health Nutrition

  • 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
    Maternal and Paternal Nutrition (From Research to Practice)

    Chair: Roschelle Heuberger, PhD, RD – Central Michigan University

    Chair: Ann Anderson-Berry, MD, PhD – University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Speaker: Lewis P. Rubin, MD – Georgetown University Medical Center

    Speaker: Leslie Myatt, PhD, FRCOG – Oregon Health & Science University

    From Research to Practice

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
    Early Life Nutrition (From Research to Practice)

    Chair: Cora M. Best, PhD, MHS, RDN – University of Washington School of Medicine

    Chair: Christy Tangney, Ph.D. – Rush Medical College

    Speaker: Carol L. Cheatham, PhD – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Speaker: Ruchi S. Gupta, MD MPH – Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

    From Research to Practice

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
    Multidimensional Approaches to Malnutrition, Nutrition and Health

    Chair: Martha S. Field, PhD – Cornell University

    Chair: Anna Thalacker-Mercer, PhD – University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Speaker: Martin w. Bloem, MD, PhD – Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future

    Speaker: Saurabh Mehta, MBBS, ScD – Cornell University

    Speaker: Elizabeth L. Prado, PhD – Institute for Global Nutrition, University of California, Davis

    Speaker: Rebecca A. Seguin-Fowler, PhD, RDN, LD, CSCS – Texas A&M, AgriLife Research

    Speaker: John Hoddinott, PhD – Cornell University

    Global and Public Health Nutrition

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
    The Field of Precision Nutrition: Hype or Hope?

    Chair: Kevin C. Klatt, PhD, RD – Children's Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine

    Speaker: Kevin D. Hall, PhD – National Institutes of Health

    Speaker: Christopher D. Gardner, PhD – Stanford Prevention Research Center

    Speaker: Deirdre K. Tobias, ScD – Brigham and Women's Hospital Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine; Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health

    Clinical and Translational Nutrition