Seminar Series

Environmental Health Sciences Seminar Speaker Series: Emily Monosson, Ph.D.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

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ILCN 255
Environmental Health Sciences

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Emily Monosson, Ph.D., toxicologist and adjunct faculty in Environmental Conservation at UMass Amherst will present a talk titled "Reducing Our Need for Pesticides and Antibiotics: Technology and Ecology to the Rescue."

Environmental Health Sciences Seminar Speaker Series: Troy Roepke, PhD

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Monday, March 20, 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

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ILC N255
Environmental Health Sciences

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Dr. Troy Roepke, Assistant Professor in the Department of Animal Sciences at Rutgers University, will deliver a talk titled "Disruption of Energy Homeostasis in Adult Mice Due to Exposures to Organophosphate Flame-Retardants."

Bio-Epi Seminar Series: Sunni Mumford, PhD

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Friday, March 31, 2017 -
12:15pm to 1:00pm

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ISB 145
Biostatistics
Epidemiology

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Sunni Mumford, PhD, from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development's Epidemiology Branch will present today's seminar titled "Diet & reproductive health – is there really such thing as a fertility diet?"

Abstract: Evidence suggests that dietary intake plays an important role in reproduction. This seminar will cover recent developments regarding dietary influences on both male and female reproduction and couple fecundity, and how emerging methods can help us answer important questions regarding the impact of diet on reproduction as we seek to provide evidence-based guidance for couples trying to conceive.

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