External Events of Potential Interest

BNORC Annual Symposium sponsored by the Enrichment Program of the Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center

COVID-19, Nutrition, and Obesity

8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Zoom

 

“The changing face of epidemiology during COVID-19. Lessons learned and opportunities for BNORC investigators” 

Jorge E. Chavarro, MD, ScD

Associate Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology, Department of Nutrition, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

 

“Does Vitamin D Reduce the Risk of COVID-19?”

JoAnn E. Manson, MD, MPH, DrPH

Chief, Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Professor of Medicine and the Michael and Lee Bell Professor of Women's Health, Harvard Medical School, Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

 

“A perfect storm: Obesity and influenza infection and implications for COVID-19” 

Melinda A. Beck, PhD

Associate Chair for Academics, Professor, Nutrition, University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Global Public Health

  

“Obesity, Age and COVID-19 Disease”

Anthony Ferrante Jr, MD, PhD

Tilden-Weger-Bieler Professor of Medicine and Chief of Preventive Medicine & Nutrition, Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, Columbia University

 

NIH Precision Nutrition: Research Gaps and Opportunities Workshop

1/11/21: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

1/12/21: 9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.