Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences

Seminar Series

Seminar Schedule

August 24th, 2020

Bradley Gordon

Bradley Gordon, Ph.D.

Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences, Florida State University

“Novel Mechanism by Which Testosterone Regulates Limb Muscle Mass”

September 14th, 2020

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Tawanda Muzhingi, M.S., Ph.D.

Senior Scientist and Flagship Leader, International Potato Center (CIP), CGIAR; Roots, Tubers and Bananas Program of the CGIAR

“Agricultural Commercialization for Improving Nutritional Outcomes, A Case of Biofortification and Orange Fleshed Sweetpotato in Sub Saharan Africa.”

September 28th, 2020

Sara R. Zwart, Ph.D.

UTMB/NASA Johnson Space Center

“Space Nutrition”

October 5th, 2020

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Tracy G. Anthony, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University

“Amino Acid Insufficiency and the Integrated Stress Response”

October 12th, 2020

Jess A. Gwin, Ph.D.

Military Nutrition Division, U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine; Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

“”Warfighter Recovery Nutrition: Protein Feeding during Energy Deficits”

October 19th, 2020

Michelle A. King, Ph.D.

Gatorade Sports Science Institute

“Beyond Sweat: Delivering the Science of Sport to the Masses”

October 26th, 2020

James Ippolito, B.S.

Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences, Florida State University

“Dietary Iron Supplementation Increases Severity of Salmonella Typhimurium Infection” (M.S. Thesis Defense – Advisor: Dr. Hennigar)

November 2nd, 2020

Seth M. Armah, Ph.D.

Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

“Interrelationships among diet, inflammation and iron status”

November 9th, 2020

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Alexandria Kluger, B.S.

Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences, Florida State University

“The Effects of an Overnight (8h) Exposure to Normobaric Hypoxia on Appetite and Energy Intake: A Pilot Study” (M.S. Thesis Defense – Advisor: Dr. Berryman)

November 16th, 2020

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Leqi Cui, PhD

Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences, Florida State University

“Plant Protein: Structure Modification for Improving Flavor and Functionality”

November 30th, 2020

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Orlando Laitano

Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences, Florida State University

“Cardiometabolic Dysfunction after Exertional Heat Stroke”

November 9th, 2020

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Alexandria Kluger, B.S.

Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences, Florida State University

“The Effects of an Overnight (8h) Exposure to Normobaric Hypoxia on Appetite and Energy Intake: A Pilot Study” (M.S. Thesis Defense – Advisor: Dr. Berryman)

Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

Jan 15th

Justin La Favor, PhD

Assistant Professor, NFES, Florida State University

The Search for the Next Little Blue Pill: Using Our Eyes and Nose for Clues

Jan 22nd

Ahmed Ismaeel

PhD Student, Florida State University

Say Yes to NO: A Compromised Nitric Oxide System in Peripheral Artery Disease

Jan 29th

Abby Cullen

PhD Student, Florida State University

Regulation of the phenotypic switch of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells by Adiponectin.

Feb 5th

Doug Storace, PhD

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences

Defining the functions of olfactory bulb processing

Feb 12th

Joe Laudato

PhD Student, Florida State University

Effect of Mechanical Ergogenic Aid on Post-Exercise Performance and Immune Cell Mobilization

Feb 19th

Carena Winters, PhD

School of Applied Health Sciences
Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences
Jacksonville University

Exercise is Medicine on Campus: A Global Initiative and Implementation Strategies

Feb 26th

Paul Marovich, MS

SAS Educator (Retired)

How to Implement JMP(R) into your Daily Data Analysis

Mar 4th

Kevin McCully, PhD

University of Georgia

Noninvasive assessment of skeletal muscle function in clinical populations

Mar 11th

Michael Joyner, MD

Mayo Clinic, Rochester Minnesota

The Two Hour Marathon

Mar 25th

Douglas R. Seals, PhD

Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado at Boulder

Strategies to Preserve Cardiovascular Health with Aging: Old Friends and New Frontiers

Apr 1st

NEDU Commanding Officer, CDR Kiah Rahming

The United States Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU)

Part I: Command Brief

Part II: Operational Sustainment in Extreme Diving Environments: Hyperoxia and Thermoregulatory Considerations

Apr 8th

Alan Hargens, PhD

Orthopedic Surgery, UC San Diego

Artificial Gravity Exercise for Deep-Space Missions

Apr 15th

David Waddell, PhD

Associate Professor, University of North Florida

Identification and Characterization of Novel Genes in Skeletal Muscle Atrophy

Apr 22nd

Cesar Meza

PhD Student, Florida State University

Date Time Speaker Affiliation Title
9/4 4P Abby Tice, M.S. Doctoral Student (Steiner Lab); Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences; Florida State University The Effects of Obesity, Chronic Stress, and Exercise on Pancreatic Health
9/11 4P Leqi Cui, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow; Plant Sciences; North Dakota State University Natural and Healthy Foods: Challenges in Bioactive Lipids and Plant Proteins
9/18 3:30P Eric Ravussin, Ph.D. Boyd Professor; Pennington Biomedical Research Center Caloric Restriction: From CALERIE to Time-Restricted Feeding
9/25 4P Ravinder Nagpal, Ph.D. Research Fellow; Department of Microbiology & Immunology; Wake Forest School of Medicine The Gut Microbiome in the Triangle of Diet, Health and Metabolic Diseases
10/2 4P James McClung, Ph.D. Division Chief; Military Nutrition Division; U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine Military Training and the Inflammatory Response: Effects on Mineral Homeostasis
10/9 4:30P Brian Piccolo, Ph.D. Assistant Professor; Arkansas Children’s Research Hospital “Chicken or the Egg? Does Diet or Host Metabolic Health Alter the Ecology of the Gut Microbiota?”
10/16 4:30P Dominick Lemas, Ph.D. Assistant Professor; Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics; University of Florida Infant Nutrition and Breastfeeding in the Era of Precision Health
10/23 4:30P Bruce Hamaker, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of Food Science; Purdue University A path towards designing carbohydrate-based foods for improved health
10/30 4:30P Martin Frank, Ph.D. Former Executive Director of the American Physiological Society “From Bench to…. Opportunities for PhDs”
11/6 4:30P Kirsten Dunlap, M.S. Doctoral Student (Gordon Lab); Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences; Florida State University Comparative Plasma Proteomics in Muscle Atrophy Induced by Cancer Cachexia and Hindlimb Unloading
11/13 4:30P Samuel Cheuvront, Ph.D., R.D. Sports Science Synergy, LLC “Role of Functional Amino Acids in Treating Disease”
11/20 4:30P Karen Corbin, Ph.D., R.D. Investigator; Translational Research Institute for Metabolism & Diabetes The Intersection of Nutrition, Metabolism and the Gut Microbiome: Focus on Human Translation
12/4 4:30P Justin LaFavor, Ph.D. Assistant Professor; Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences; Florida State University TBA
Date Speaker Affiliation
1/16 Isela Valera, Ph.D.
Research Assistant
Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences; Florida State University
1/23 Hyerim Park, M.S.
Ph.D. Student
Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences; Florida State University
1/30 Michelle Cardell, Ph.D., R.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics, College of Medicine; University of Florida
2/6 Sakthivel Sadayappan, Ph.D., M.B.A.
Professor
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease; Director of Heart Branch of the UC Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute; University of Cincinnati
2/13 Karyn Esser, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics, College of Medicine; Associate Program Director, Institute of Myology, University of Florida
2/20 Mike Rossetti, M.S.
Ph.D. Student
Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences; Florida State University
2/27 Rob Tomko, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine; Florida State University
3/6 Jacob Caldwell, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine; Florida State University
3/13 Lacy Alexander, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Kinesiology, Penn State University
3/20 Spring Break
3/27 Victor Faundez, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Cell Biology, Emory University
4/3 Jose Pinto, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine; Florida State University
4/10 Michelle Parvatiyar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences; Florida State University
4/17 Paul Coen, Ph.D.
Investigator
Florida Hospital, Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes
4/24 Kimberly O’Brien, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Human Ecology, Division of Nutritional Sciences; Cornell University
Spring 2021 Lineup

Jan 25: Dr. Dawn Lowe & Alexie Larson, MS, University of Minnesota

Feb 1: Jean Bopassa, Assistant Professor, UT Health San Antonio

Feb 8: Dr. Sara Johnson, Assistant Professor, Colorado State University

Feb 15: Dr. David Waddell, Associate Professor, University of North Florida State University

Feb 22: Dr. Steven Copp, Associate Professor, Kansas State University

March 1: Dr. Kirsty Elliot-Sale, Associate Professor, Nottingham Trent University

Mar 8: Dr. Anna Stanhewicz, Assistant Professor, University of Iowa

March 15, Katey Schwendinger, Graduate Student, Florida State University

Mar 22: Dr. Ashley Smuder, Assistant Professor, University of Florida State University

Mar 29: Dr. Troy Hornberger, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison

April 5: Dr. Norma Frizzell, Associate Professor, University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

April 12: Dr. Manda Keller-Ross, Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota Medical School

Questions?

Dr. Stephen Hennigar
  shennigar@fsu.edu

Dr. Bradley Gordon
  bsgordon@fsu.edu

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