Page Banner

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Related Topics

BHNRC Seminar Series
headline bar

/ARSUserFiles/80400500/graphics/images/usda logo image.png

Agricultural Research Service

Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center

Serving the Nation since 1906. Improving Health through Research

2016 – 2017 BHNRC Seminar Series

Tuesday, September 20th – Craig Byrdwell, FCMDL

Title: “Discovery of the Simulacrum System and How It Led to a
New Understanding of Space, Mass, and the Periodic Table”

Click below to view recorded seminar - /ARSUserFiles/80400500/videos/Seminars/ByrdwellCraig20160920BHNRC.mp4

Tuesday, October 11th – Shanthy Bowman, FSRG

Title: “The butcher, the baker, and the processed food maker: they do impact our Food Patterns Equivalents Databases”

Click below to view recorded seminar - /ARSUserFiles/80400500/videos/Seminars/BHNRC_BowmanShanthy20161011.mp4

Tuesday, October 25th – Barbara Sorkin, Ph.D., Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health

Title: “Wanted! Casual, Molecular Mechanisms of Action of Phytochemicals: Needs, challenges, and possible roles of NIH and USDA”

Tuesday, November 1st – David Baer, Ph.D., Food Components and Health Lab/BHNRC

               Title: “The Energy Value of Foods – the Discrepancy Between New Data and Food Label Policy”

Tuesday, November 29th (tentative) – Gary Beecher,

Title: “History of BHNRC”

Tuesday, December 6th – Jaspreet Ahuja, NDL

Title forthcoming.



Special Note: Most seminars will be held in Building 005 of the USDA Campus (unless otherwise noted) from 10:30 to 11:30am with an additional 30 minutes to meet and greet our speakers. Biographical information will be forthcoming prior to seminars.



Last Modified: 10/17/2016
Footer Content Back to Top of Page