The PhenHRIG 2016 symposium is entitled: Flavonoids/Polyphenols and Epigenetics: Is There a Connection?

Speakers list for PhenHRIG 2016 with specific titles to be announced soon
Dr. Jose Ordovas, Nutrition and Genetics at Tufts University
Dr. Sridevi Devaraj, Microbiome Center, Baylor/Texas Children’s Hospital
Dr. Trygve Tollefsbol, Department of Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Dr. Igor Pogribny, National Center for Toxicological Research, United States Food and Drug Administration
Additional information about the speakers, student awards, sponsors, and PhenHRIG can be obtained at our organizational website

PhenHRIG will provide four awards for novel student phenolic research.
Student research need not pertain strictly to the topic of epigenetics and need only pertain to characterization of phenolic biological activities or chemistry. The four student awardees will receive $100 a prize and will be required to give 5-10 minute research presentation. To be considered, applicants must be a first author on a poster presented at EB. Author needs to send the abstract that was submitted to Experimental Biology as a PDF to by the March 10th deadline. Award winners will receive notification by March 15th.


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