Diabetes Risk Varies with Mg Intake, Genes, Ethnicity

A new study investigated the complex interactions between magnesium intake, genes, and ethnicity in determining risk for type 2 diabetes in two populations of women. The specific associations yielded by the analysis illustrate how health guidance could become considerably more personalized.

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(Distributed January 21, 2015)

Epidemiology Department Seminar: Matthew Freiberg

As part of the Department of Epidemiology's Seminar Series, Matthew Freiberg, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor of clinical medicine at Vanderbilt University's School of Medicine will present "HIV and Cardiovascular Disease: Getting to the Heart of the Matter." Please join us on Thursday, December 18th from 4:00-5:00pm at 121 S. Main St., Room 245. 

(Distributed December 5, 2014)

Epidemiology Department Seminar: Caroline Fox, MD, MPH

As a part of the Department of Epidemiology's Seminar Series on Cardio-Metabolic Health, Dr. Caroline Fox from the National Institutes of Health will present "Metabolic Research at the Population Level: Past, Present, Future" on Tuesday, December 9 from 4:00-5:00pm in room 245 at 121 S. Main Street.  Please join us for her seminar, which has been sponsored by the C.M. Colver Lectureship Fund.    


(Distributed December 2, 2014)
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