2022 SYMPOSIUM ITINERARY

UGA Obesity Initiative Second Annual Research Symposium
February 18, 2022

Location
UGA Special Collections Library
300 Hull Street
Athens, GA 30602

    • Schedule:

      • 9:30-9:45 Check In and Welcome Dr. Jamie Cooper, Director UGA Obesity Initiative, Interim Associate Dean, College of Family & Consumer Sciences, Wiliam P. “Bill” Flatt Professor in Nutritional Sciences
      • 9:45-10:00  Student Presentation ( Student name, MS/PhD Student or Candidate, Department pending)

        Title: TBD

      • 10:00-10:15 Student Presentation ( Student name, MS/PhD Student or Candidate, Department pending)Title: TBD
      • 10:15-10:30 Student Presentation ( Student name, MS/PhD Student or Candidate, Department pending)Title: TBD
      • 10:30-10:45 Student Presentation ( Student name, MS/PhD Student or Candidate, Department pending)

        Title: TBD

      • 10:45-11:00 Student Presentation ( Student name, MS/PhD Student or Candidate, Department pending)

        Title: TBD

      • 11:00-11:15 Break
      • 11:15-12:45 Lunch and Student Poster Presentations
      • 12:45-12:50 Symposium Speaker Introduction Dr. Jamie Coop
      • 12:50-1:25 Dr. Sushant Bhatnagar, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham
        Presentation Title: TBD
      • 1:30-2:05 Dr. Kelley Pettee Gabriel, Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
        Presentation Title: TBD
      • 2:10-2:45 Dr. Hollie Raynor, Associate Dean and Professor, Department of Nutrition, University of Tennessee Knoxville
        Presentation Title: TBD
      • 2:50-3:25 Dr. Joel Kimmons, PhD, Nutrition Scientist, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
        Presentation Title: TBD
      • 3:30-3:45 Open questions for speakers
      • 3:45-4:00 Student award winners announced, closing remarks Dr. Jamie Cooper