Friday, November 22, 2002
Center for Psychiatric Medicine Auditorium
1713 6th Ave. South, 2nd Floor
Birmingham, AL 35233
EVENTS SCHEDULE AND PRESENTATIONS:
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Time Speaker(s) Topic Resources
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Refreshments
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Bernard Kincaid, Ph.D.
Mayor of Birmingham
W. Timothy Garvey, M.D
Chair Designate, Department of Nutrition Sciences
Susan Yanovski, M.D
Director, Obesity and Eating Disorders Program, NIDDK
(Remarks to be read by David Allison)
Harold Jones, Ph.D
Dean, School of Health Related Professions
Eli Capilouto, D.M.D.
Interim Provost, UAB Opening Remarks Susan Yanovski's Remarks
OBESITY CAUSES & CONSEQUENCES, INFLUENCES, GENES & ENVIRONMENTS
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Samuel Klein, M.D.
Professor & Director
Center for Human Nutrition
Washington University School of Medicine Pathophysiology of the Metabolic Syndrome video
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Gary Hunter, Ph.D.
Department of Human Studies, UAB Role of Physical Inactivity video
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. David B. Allison, Ph.D.
Clinical Nutrition Research Center, UAB Genetic & Environmental Influences on Obesity video
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Morning Break
ENERGY METABOLISM & BODY COMPOSITION
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Yves Schutz, Ph.D.
Director, Education and Research
Institut de Physiologie
Universite de Lausanne, Switzerland The Birmingham-Lausanne Collaboration: A Decade of Joint Research on Energy Metabolism video
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Dale Schoeller, Ph.D.
Department of Nutritional Sciences
University of Wisconsin, Madison Thermogenesis and Human Obesity video
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Michael I. Goran, Ph.D.
Professor and Associate Director
Institute of Prevention Research
University of Southern California Energy Metabolism & Body Composition: Lessons from the Alabama Studies video
11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Barbara J. Rolls, Ph.D.
Guthrie Chair, Department of Nutrition
Professor, Behavioral Health
The Pennsylvania State University Role of Energy Density in Food Intake Regulation video
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Donald D. Hensrud, M.D.
Director, Executive Health Program
Associate Professor, Preventive Medicine and Nutrition
Mayo Clinic Applying Energy Density: The EatRight Weight Management Program video
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Adrian F. Heini, M.D.
Montreux, Switzerland Treating Obesity in Primary Care Practice video
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Afternoon Break
REACHING COMMUNITIES, SUPPORTING PATIENTS AND EDUCATING PHYSICIANS
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Shiriki Kumanyika, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Associate Dean, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Director, Graduate Program in Public Health Studies
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Fine Tuning our Understanding of Ethnic Differences in Obesity video
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Robert F. Kushner, M.D.
Professor, Department of Medicine
Northwestern University School of Medicine
Medical Director, Wellness Institute
Northwestern Memorial Hospital Nutrition Support video
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Douglas C. Heimburger, M.D.
Department of Nutrition Sciences
Department of Medicine
UAB Teaching, Training, and Certifying Physicians video
4:30 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. Roland L. Weinsier, M.D., Dr.P.H.
Professor & Director
Clinical Nutrition Research Center
4:40 p.m. - 5:10 p.m. Douglas C. Heimburger, M.D.
Michael I. Goran, Ph.D.
David B. Allison, Ph.D.
- Tribute Slides
- Department of Health and Human Services - National Institutes of Health
- National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
- NIH Division of Nutrition Research Coordination
- The North American Association for the Study of Obesity (NAASO)
- UAB Office of the Provost
- UAB School of Dentistry
- UAB School of Medicine
- UAB School of Health Related Professions
- UAB Department of Nutrition Sciences
- Bristol-Myers Squibb/Mead Johnson
- McNeil Nutritionals
- The Procter & Gamble Company
- Ross Products Division/Abbott Laboratories