ENERGETICS IN ANTHROPOLOGY WORKSHOP

Photo Credit: Duke University

 

DATES

May 2-3, 2022

 


LOCATION

Duke University, Durham, NC 27708

Accommodations: Hilton Garden Inn Durham/University Medical Center

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FORMAT

Day 1 – Methods

Hands-on methods demos:

    • Doubly labeled water
    • Respirometry (with/without BMR)
    • Non-respirometry based methods
    • Measuring energy expenditure in the field

Day 2 – Applications

    • Life history & reproduction
    • Non-human primates
    • Small-scale populations
    • Lab-based

 


CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

John Speakman, PhD, FRS FMedSci FRSE FRSB FRSA FLS FRSS

Chair in Zoology, The School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen

 

Leanne Redman, PhD, MS

Professor; Director, Reproductive Endocrinology and Women’s Health Laboratory; Co-Scientific Director, Energy Metabolism Core Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center

 

Amy Luke, PhD

Professor, Public Health Sciences; Director of Community and Global Health Research, Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health, Loyola University Chicago

 

 


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SPONSORS

NSF & Triangle Center from Evolutionary Medicine (TriCEM)

 


More Information: If you’re interested in attending, or in receiving further updates regarding workshop, email Dr. Amanda McGrosky (amanda.mcgrosky@duke.edu).