Nutrient & Energy Metabolism in the Elderly Symposium

Jennifer Nachbur jnachbur at ZOO.UVM.EDU
Tue Jun 3 13:47:09 EST 1997

The University of Vermont is presenting a symposium entitled "Nutrient 
and Energy Metabolism in the Elderly: Basic Mechanisms to Integrative 
Physiology" on September 15 - 16, 1997 at the Sheraton Hotel & Conference 
Center in Burlington, Vermont.

This symposium, which is co-sponsored by the National Institute on Aging 
and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, 
 features keynote presentations by the following speakers:
- JORGE CALLES-ESCANDON, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, The 
University of Vermont College of Medicine; Director, Fletcher Allen 
Health Care Weight Management Clinic; Burlington, VT
- WILLIAM EVANS, PHD, Director of the Nutrition, Metabolism and Exercise 
Unite and Professor of Geriatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical 
Sciences, Little Rock, AR
- K. SREEKUMARAN NAIR, MD, PHD, Professor of Medicine, Mayon Medical 
School, Rochester, MN
- ERIC T. POEHLMAN, PHD, Professor of Medicine, Physiology and 
Nutritional Sciences, The University of Vermont College of Medicine, 
Burlington, VT
- SUSAN ROBERTS, PHD, Associate Professor of Nutrition and Psychiatry and 
Chief of Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition 
Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Medford, MA
- BARBARA ROLLS, PHD, Professor of Nutritional Sciences and Guthrie Chair 
in Nutrition, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
- RICHARD WEINDRUCH, PHD, Professor, Department of Medicine (Section of 
Geriatrics and Gerontology), The University of Wisconsin-Madison; 
Director, Aging Research Group, Wisconsin Regional Primate Center; 
Madison, WI

For more information or to request a brochure, please call 800-639-3188 
or 802-656-2088 or send an e-mail to mbaggs at

Posted by:
Jennifer Nachbur
Marketing Specialist
The University of Vermont Division of Continuing Education

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