Measuring Impact of Acculturation on Diet Quality and Metabolic Syndrome at UDC

Measuring Impact of Acculturation on Diet Quality and Metabolic Syndrome at UDC


This research seminar will cover the impact of acculturation on diet quality and metabolic syndrome among black and Hispanic minorities.

About this Event

Join the College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability, and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES), as we host our monthly research seminars. The seminars offer opportunities for participants to learn about ongoing research occurring at CAUSES and UDC, and with research partners. CAUSES invites you to discuss emerging topics, provide feedback on current research, and formulate questions!

All research seminars are FREE and open to the public. Bring your lunch, and join these interactive sessions! Future topics include new approaches to sustainable development, business models for urban agriculture, food, and mental health, and other relevant, cutting edge topics.

Dr. Tia Jeffery, Assistant Professor, Department of Health, Nursing and Nutrition, will lead the seminar on February 28, 2020.


Friday, February 28, 2020

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Join via Zoom:


University of the District of Columbia

Building 32, 2nd Floor, Suite 200

4200 Connecticut Avenue, NW

Washington, D.C. 20008

The University of the District of Columbia is located at the Van Ness/UDC Metro stop on the Red Line. There is a parking garage on campus for those who prefer to drive ($8 for 1-3 hours; $12 for 4-6 hours; $20 for 7 hours or longer). Limited street parking is available.


Dr. Sabine O’Hara


Feb 28 2020


12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
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