USDA/ARS Children's Nutrition Research Center

CNRC Postdoc Seminar

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Fall 2021 Postdoc Seminar Schedule

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All trainees are required to present their research at the Tuesday CNRC Postdoc Research Seminar. Either two, 20 minute presentations or one 40-minute presentation are given per seminar, depending on the number of years of experience of the trainee. Monthly lectures are also given periodically on scientific and professional development topics relevant to the training of postdocs in nutrition from leading experts in the field.

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2021-2022 Faculty Didactic Lectures

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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. 

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Sept. 7, 2021

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Nancy E. Moran, Ph.D. and Kendal Hirschi, Ph.D.

"Seminar Series Orientation and How to Give a Great CNRC Postdoc Seminar." 

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Sept. 14, 2021

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Sandra B. Haudek, MS, Ph.D.

"Collecting and Providing Formative Feedback."

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Oct. 12, 2021

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Nancy E. Moran, Ph.D., Ruth Wooton-Kee, Ph.D., Yi Zhu, Ph.D., Stephanie Sisley, M.D.

"Facts about Fs, Keys to Ks, and Other Postdoc Funding Awards: Panel Discussion." 

Salma

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Nov. 9, 2021

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Salma Musaad, M.D., Ph.D.

"Managing challenges with clustered data in nutrition research."

Lindsey

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Dec. 14, 2021

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Lindsey C. Minter, Ph.D.

"Preparing for Job Interviews."

Cintia

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Jan. 11, 2022

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Cintia De Paiva, M.D., Ph.D.

"Making the Most of Your Individual Development Plan."

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Past Postdoctoral Seminar Schedules

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Monthly Journal Clubs

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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.