Tuesday, March 12, 2019

MNORC Annual Symposium

8:00 AM

Palmer Commons, 4th floor, Forum Hall

The MNORC symposium provides a forum for intellectual exchange on topics related to obesity, nutrition and metabolomics among established investigators, junior faculty, students and other researchers at the University and surrounding area.

Guest Speakers

Herman Pontzer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Hunter College

Jonathan Krakoff, M.D.
Section Chief, Obesity and Diabetes Clinical Research Section, Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch, NIH

Claude Bouchard, Ph.D.
John W. Barton, Sr. Endowed Chair in Genetics and Nutrition
Professor, Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Ruth Harris, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Physiology and College of Graduate Studies, Augusta University

UM Internal Speakers

Edward Ruiz-Narvaez, Sc.D.
Associate Professor, Nutritional Sciences

Maureen Devlin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Anthropology

For more information Contact: Sandra Wankel [email protected] – (734) 763-9312

Poster Session

For a list of poster abstracts please scan the fallowing IR Code:


Poster Submission

Abstract submissions for the symposium poster session has EXPIRED.