Climb Against Heart Disease Kick Off
Date:Friday, December 06, 2013From: 11:30am to 12:45pmLocation:Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Carrie Hall, 15 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115Info: ClimbAmerica! is a climb to the top of Boston’s tallest buildings to fight America’s #1 killer – heart disease. Filled with fun, energy, and hope for a healthier tomorrow, climbers come from across the Commonwealth for a friendly race to the top of...
Master’s Research Project Defense: Thomas Longyear
Date:Monday, December 09, 2013From: 03:00pm to 04:00pmLocation:156 Totman BuildingInfo: Graduate student Thomas Longyear will defend his master's research project. Titled "Probing the Mechanism of Skeletal Muscle Fatigue with Troponin Variants and an ATP Analog," his advisor is Dr. Ned Debold.
Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series with Professor Lisa Chasan-Taber
Date:Monday, December 09, 2013From: 04:00pm to 04:00pmLocation:UMass Amherst, Mullins Center, Massachusetts RoomInfo: Professor Lisa Chasan-Taber, Department of Public Health, will present a talk entitled “It’s Never Too Early: Diabetes Prevention in Pregnancy”.Abstract: An unhealthy diet, lack of exercise, and stress at the time of conception and during pregnancy...