MS Faculty Activity
Marie-Pierre St. Onge, Ph.D.
Salinardi TC, Rubin KH, Black RM, St-Onge MP. Coffee mannooligosaccharides, consumed as part of a free-living, weight maintaining diet, increases the proportional reduction in body volume in overweight men. J Nutr 2010;140:1943-8.
St-Onge MP. Are normal weight Americans over-fat? Obesity 2010;18:2067-8.
St-Onge MP, Gallagher D. Body composition changes with aging: the cause or result of alterations in metabolic rate and macronutrient oxidation? Nutrition 2010;26:152-5.
St-Onge MP, Perumean-Chaney S, Desmond R, Lewis CE, Yan LL, Person SD, Allison DB. Gender differences in the association between sleep duration and body composition: The Cardia Study. Int J Endocrinol 2010;2010:1-8.
American Oil Chemist Society Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, May 17, 2010
Title: Medium Chain Triglyceride Consumption and the Metabolic Syndrome: Past, Present, and Future
The Obesity Society (M-P St-Onge, Ph.D, PI) Covidien Pilot Award
01/02/10 – 01/31/12
Impact of breakfast, as part of a weight loss intervention, on body mass index in obese, elementary school children.
The purpose of this study is to determine if a weight loss program that emphasizes breakfast consumption would lead to greater improvements in weight status and dietary intakes compared to a similar weight loss program without emphasis on breakfast consumption.
Sharon R. Akabas, Ph.D.
Science Day 2011
The Society for Liaison Psychiatry, New York Regional Organization of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Presents:
The Burden of Weight
Friday, April 8, 2011
Bellevue Hospital Center
Saul Farber Auditorium
Title: "Dietary Approaches to Weight Loss and Maintenance"
Childhood Obesity Symposium
The Institute for Continuing Education of the 1199SEIU League Training and Ugprading Fund:
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Center for Continuing Medical Education;
1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East Professional and Technical Department present:
Saturday, December 4, 2010
Title: “Activity as Medicine: Exercise Management”
Sharon R. Akabas, PhD - Director of M.S. Program in Nutrition for Health Professionals; Associate Director of Educational Initiatives, Institute of Human Nutrition (IHN); Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Columbia University, New York, NY.
May 14, 2011: National Association of Orthopedic Nurses meeting - Baltimore MD.
Title: "Nutrition and Complementary Therapies"
May 18-21, 2011
9th International Symposium on Osteoporosis
Translating Research into Clinical Practice in Las Vegas, Nevada,
"Impact of Foods and Nutraceuticals on Bone Health and Its Practical Application"