Seminar Series

Nutrition Seminar Series: Dr. Kim Doughty

Date: 
Mon, 2016-04-25 16:00 to 17:00
Location: 
Nutrition library, Chenoweth Lab 210A

Dr. Kim Doughty, Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health at Southern Connecticut State University, will present a talk titled "Gestational diabetes, infant feeding practices, and early indicators of obesity risk in mother-infant dyads in the U.S."

Snacks provided.

Registration Information: 
Free

Nutrition Seminar Series: Dr. David Sela

Date: 
Mon, 2016-02-29 16:00 to 17:00
Location: 
Nutrition library, Chenoweth Lab 210A

Dr. David Sela, Assistant Professor of Food Science at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Feeding our microbial selves: dietary molecules and the human microbiome(s)."

Snacks provided.

Registration Information: 
Free

Kinesiology Seminar Series: Jennifer Blankenship, PhD candidate

Date: 
Mon, 2016-04-25 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

Jennifer Blankenship, PhD candidate in the Department of Kinesiology at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Using Physical Activity to Manage Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

Kinesiology Seminar Series: Ho Han, PhD

Date: 
Mon, 2016-04-11 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

Ho Han, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Kinesiology at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Individualized Cadence Cut-points for Estimating Accelerometer-derived Free-living Walking Behavior."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

Kinesiology Seminar Series: Christine St. Laurent, PhD candidate

Date: 
Mon, 2016-04-04 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

Christine St. Laurent, PhD candidate in the Department of Kinesiology at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Suspension Trainer-based Movement Training in Children."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

Kinesiology Seminar Series: Jesse Jacobs, PhD

Date: 
Mon, 2016-03-28 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

Jesse Jacobs, PhD, Senior Research Scientist at Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, will present a talk titled "The Mechanisms of Postural Impairment and Their Relevance to Treatment for People with Parkinson’s disease."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

Kinesiology Seminar Series: Deepak Ganesan, PhD

Date: 
Mon, 2016-03-21 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

Deepak Ganesan, Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Methodological and System Challenges in Continuous Mobile Health Sensing."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

Kinesiology Seminar Series: Julianna Averill, PhD candidate,

Date: 
Mon, 2016-03-07 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

Julianna Averill, PhD candidate in the Department of Kinesiology at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Will Stochastic Resonance Enhance Postural Stability? Evaluating Reposition Accuracy in People with Multiple Sclerosis."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

Kinesiology Seminar Series: Avelino Amado, PhD candidate

Date: 
Mon, 2016-02-29 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

Avelino Amado, PhD candidate in the Department of Kinesiology at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Postural-Manual Coordination in the Development of Expert Performance."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

Kinesiology Seminar Series: George Kuchel, M.D., F.R.C.P

Date: 
Mon, 2016-02-22 13:25 to 14:15
Location: 
Totman 153

George Kuchel, M.D., F.R.C.P, Director of the UConn Center on Aging and Chief of the Division of Geriatric Medicine, will present a talk titled "Sarcopenia of Aging:  A Translational Perspective from Geriatrics."

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration Information: 
Free and open to the public

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