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Neuroscience Seminar Series: Dr. Alexaii Kravitz

February 27 @ 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm

Free

The Neurosciences program welcomes Dr. Alexaii Kravitz, an investigator at the National Institutes of Health. His topic: “Obesity, Motor Circuitry, and Physical Activity.”

Dr. Kravitz will discuss links between obesity and inactivity in mice.  He will discuss brain circuits that control movement and how they are altered in obese mice.  He will also explore the relationship between activity and obesity, and ask which comes first: Does obesity cause inactivity, or does inactivity cause obesity?

Co-sponsored by the Lecture & Fine Arts Committee.

Details

Date:
February 27
Time:
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Goodpaster Hall room 195
St. Mary's College of Maryland
St. Mary's City, MD 20686 United States
Phone:
(240) 895-2000
Website:
http://www.smcm.edu/

Organizer

Dr. Aileen Bailey
Email:
amailey@smcm.edu
Website:
http://www.smcm.edu/neuroscience/