Obesity Research Alliance Seminar Series Continues October 17

Published: September 18th, 2018

Category: Event, Feature, News


The University of Florida Obesity Research Alliance brings several renowned researchers to campus to discuss findings, exchange ideas, and keep UF’s diverse, multidisciplinary community of obesity researchers informed about current topics and trends.

Want to see what it’s all about? Watch previous seminars here.


Next seminar: Regulation of Biomarkers of Obesity-Related Cardiometabolic Disease: Are Kids Little Adults?

Presented by Babu Balagopal, PhD

  • Director & Senior Scientist, Biomedical Research Laboratory
  • Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Jacksonville, FL
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Can’t make it? Livestream is available here.


More seminars will be announced in this space and in the CTSI’s weekly newsletter, Quick Links (sign up for the newsletter here).

For more information about upcoming speakers or to learn more about the UF Obesity Research Alliance, contact Darci Miller at dmiller5@ufl.edu. Anyone with an interest in obesity research is welcome to join the alliance.

The seminar series was sponsored by the Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, UF’s Institute for Child Health Policy, the OneFlorida Clinical Research Consortium, the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute and the UF Diabetes Institute.