All trainees are required to present their research twice a year at the Tuesday CNRC Postdoc Research in Progress Seminar. Two presentations per Tuesday research meeting are given. Fellows’ seminars are 20-minute presentations with 10 minutes for question and answers. Some lectures are also given periodically on scientific topics relevant to the training of postdoctoral fellows in nutrition from leading experts in the field who are faculty in the CNRC.
Spring 2020 Faculty Lectures
Faculty lectures are given on the second Tuesday of each month on scientific topics relevant to the training of postdoctoral fellows in nutrition from leading experts in the field who are faculty in the CNRC.
Salma Musaad, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics-Nutrition. "How to develop an analytical plan for your experiments." Feb. 11, 2020
Rhonda Anderson, MS., & John A. Wright, MPH,
Office of Research-Research Oversight Administration. "Research Misconduct: How to Identify, Prevent, and Address It." March 10, 2020
Geoffrey Preidis, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics--Gastroenterology, Hepatology, & Nutrition."The Role of the Intestinal Microbiome in Pediatric Nutrition."April 14, 2020 (Postponed until further notice)
Jennette, Palcic Moreno, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics-Nutrition. "How Circadian Rhythm Might Affect Children's Energy Balance." May 12, 2020 (Postponed until further notice)
B. Lee Lignon, Ph.D.
Editor, Department of Pediatrics Administration. "Protecting Your Writing Experience: Setting and Maintaining Boundaries." June 9, 2020 (Postponed until further notice)
CNRC postdocs, faculty, and staff participate in the monthly Journal Club program to review recent research findings. Four different thematic Journal Clubs are offered: Translational Metabolism and Digestive Diseases; Interdisciplinary Genetics; Neuroregulation of Metabolism, and Behavioral Basis of Energy Balance.