Nutrition Seminar Series

Both local and visiting speakers share the most cutting edge research from a variety of disciplines, related to Nutrition. All are welcome!

Seminars will begin again in September 2020

If interested in speaking, please contact


Autumn 2020 

Zoom codes available upon request, see below

*Recordings are available at links listed to CU Anschutz employees for 90 days from seminar date.

Date Speaker Time Location
Thursday, September 3 Darcy Thompson, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics: Nutrition
"Screen Use in Toddlers"
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, September 17

Marisol Castillo-Castrejon, PhD
Assistant Professor of Research
University of Oklahoma Health Science Ctr
Department of Pathology
Stephenson Cancer Center
Harold Hamm Diabetes Center
"Impact of preconception nutrient supplementation on placental function: Women First Trial"
*View recording at this link: Nutrition Seminar 9.17.20

12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, October 1 Joanne Slavin, PhD, RDN
Professor, Dept of Food Science & Nutrition
University of Minnesota
"Developing dietary guidance: The journey from research to recommendations"
*View recording at this link:  Nutrition Seminar_OCT_1_2020
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, October 15 Stephanie Gilley, MD PhD
Nutrition T32 Post-Doctoral Fellow
Department of Pediatrics: Nutrition
"If a Micronutrient Knocks, Invitamin!"
*View recording at this link: Nutrition Seminar_OCT_15_2020
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, October 29 Teri Hernandez, PhD RN
Associate Dean of Research & Scholarship
College of Nursing
Associate Professor of Medicine and Nursing
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, November 12 Metabolomics Core Lab 12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, December 10 Meghan Ruebel, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Pediatrics: Nutritio
12-1:00 PM Zoom


The Nutrition Seminar Series is sponsored by

the Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics

and the Colorado NORC (Nutrition & Obesity Research Center)


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PDF:  Nutrition Seminar Schedule Autumn 2020