Virginia Tech - Invent the Future

Invited Speakers

Peter Turnbaugh, Ph.D.
"Taking a metagenomic view of human nutrition"
Bauer Fellow
Harvard University Center for Systems Biology

Eric Ravussin, Ph.D.
"Physiological relevance of brown fat in Humans and targeting it to treat obesity"
Douglas L. Gordon Chair in Diabetes and Metabolism
Director, Nutrition Obesity Research Center
Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Louisiana State University

Stephen Kritchevsky, Ph.D.
"Responding to the obesity epidemic in older adults"
Associate Dean for Research Development
Wake Forest University Health Sciences

Laura J. Damschroder, M.S., M.P.H.
"Clarity from chaos: What can we learn from implementing weight management programs in the Veteran’s Health Administration?"
Research Scientist
Center for Clinical Management Research
Ann Arbor VA HSR&D Center of Excellence

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Continuing & Professional Education @ Virginia Tech