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BNORC Sponsored/Co-Sponsored Enrichment Offerings

Adipose Seminar Series sponsored by the Adipose Tissue Biology and Nutrient Metabolism Core (ABM)

Meets select Tuesdays at 10:00 AM
Location: BUMC

NOTE: ALL SEMINARS ARE POSTPONED AS OF MARCH 11 in response to COVID-19 precautions.

Obesity Journal Club co-sponsored by Enrichment Program of the Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center

Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM
Location: M&V 240, Tufts (Health Sciences Campus, 136 Harrison Ave)
The Obesity Journal Club meets twice a month during the academic year to review papers published in biomedical journals that relate to obesity in population settings.

Please contact Katherine M. Rancaño, MS to be added to the club distribution list.

Other Enrichment Offerings

Monday Nutrition Seminar Series, Department of Nutrition, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Tufts – HNRCA Monday Seminar Series


One-hour webinar designed to provide tools to create an effective discussion guide for interviews.
One-hour webinar on conducting focus groups and key informant groups with children, and covers the major issues to consider, including different strategies to use for different ages.

Workshops (held at TUSM)

Full-day workshop on moderating focus groups
Half-day workshop on qualitative data analysis
Two-hour workshop on conducting key informant interviews.

Next Offering

Please contact Donna Gibson at directly if you wish to attend this workshop.


UNC Department of Nutrition Seminars
Fridays from 2:30 – 3:30 PM ET via Zoom
Click here to register.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 from 7:15AM-5:30PM

An educational, all-day event. This event will feature internationally recognized speakers addressing interesting topics such as the genetics behind the disease, the global and clinical burden, and mechanisms and novel therapeutics for NAFLD. Registration will be free of charge, but space is limited. Join thought leaders in the field for this signature event! Fill out this form of interest if you would like us to contact you when registration opens!
Please contact Pamela Yurrita with questions or concerns at
Location: Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston