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An announcement regarding new faculty member, Dr. Wei Bao, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health

The Obesity Research and Education Initiative (OREI) and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC) are proud to welcome new faculty member, Dr. Wei Bao, in the Department of Epid...

Julien Sebag Awarded Carver Trust Young Investigator Award

Message from Kevin Campbell, Chair, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics.

Kathleen Janz presented at the National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Physical Activity: Moving Toward Obesity Solutions

Dr. Kathleen Janz, Professor in the Department of Health and Human Physiology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Associate Director of the Obesity Research and Education Initiative at the...

Michael Lutter et al., advance understanding of gene linked to eating disorders

Michael Lutter, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry in the Carver College of Medicine and a member of the Obesity Research and Education Initiative, and a team of researchers ...

Lucas Carr to present at the annual Society of Behavioral Medicine Conference

Dr. Lucas Carr, Assistant Professor in the Department of Health and Human Physiology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and a member the Obesity Research and Education Initiative at the Unive...

Upcoming Events

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July

08

12:00 pm-1:00 pm

1289 CBRB

SPECIAL DAY/TIME: Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Family-Based Obesity Treatment: A cost-effective platform for treating multigenerational obesity

Leonard Epstein , PhD
SUNY Distinguished Professor and Chief, Behavioral Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
SUNY Universtiy at Buffallo

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


July

13

12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Carver Pavilion, 8th floor between Elevators E and F

SPECIAL TIME/LOCATION: Diabetes and Obesity Talks

The Effects of Nutrition on T cell Immunity: Malnutrition and immunodeficiency vs. Obesity and inflammation

Nancie MacIver , MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Endocrinology
Duke University Medical Center

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI/Department of Pediatrics


July

20

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Sue  Bodine , PhD
Professor
Physiology and Membrane Biology
University of California - Davis

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI