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Stars in Nutrition & Cancer

Epigenetics, Nutrition and Disease Susceptibility

Star Speaker

Randy Jirtle, PhD
Director of the Epigenetics and Imprinting Laboratory
Duke University
Raleigh, NC

Meeting Date

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

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Meeting Materials

Meeting Time

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Building 10, Lipsett Amphitheater

1:00 pm Opening Remarks & Stars Lecture
2:00 pm Meet the Star

Building 10, Room 4-3330

2:15 pm Frontiers in Epigenetics and Cancer Prevention Research
3:30 pm Training Opportunities in Epigenetics
4:30 pm Wrap-Up

Meeting Location

Building 10
NIH Main Campus
Bethesda, MD

Meeting Objectives

  • To learn about epigenetics;
  • To learn about genetic imprinting; and
  • To learn about the role that epigenetics and imprinting play in the etiology of human health and disease.

Event is free and open to the public, registration is not required.

Event is pre-approved by the CDR for 2 credits for Registered Dietitians.

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