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Teaching Nutrition Science and the Food Label

All web seminar participants use online tools that allow them to mark-up presenter's slides or share desktop applications in addition to engaging in chat with others online and answering poll questions Two Web Seminars were presented by scientists and education specialists from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), one by Robert L. Bronaugh, Ph.D and the other by Dr. Bhakti Petigara. The first seminar focused on the application of nanotechnology in the field of nutrition. The second seminar covered the marketplace surrounding tattoos and permanent makeup, as well as the chemistry behind these products. The presenters shared their science expertise, answered questions from the participants, and provided information regarding web sites that students can use in the classroom.

Each web seminar is a unique, stand-alone, program. Archives of the Web Seminars and the presenters’ PowerPoint presentations will be available through the links on this web page. Learn more about the features of the Web Seminar and read answers to frequently asked questions from participants.


Web Seminar I
Title: Applications of Nanotechnology in Cosmetics and Foods
Date: Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Time: 6:30 - 8:00p.m. Eastern Time
Topic: Nanotechnology
Presenter: Robert L. Bronaugh, Ph.D

Web Seminar II
Title: Tattoos and Permanent Makeup: Marketplace and Chemistry
Date: Thursday, December 17, 2009
Time: 6:30 - 8:00p.m. Eastern Time
Topic: Tattoos and Permanent Makeup
Presenter: Dr. Bhakti Petigara

For more information contact webseminars@nsta.org

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