Appetitive Behavior

  • Founded
    1972
  • Seminar Number
    529

This seminar is comprised of professors, research scientists, and physicians from institutions of higher learning and industry in the greater New York area with a common interest in the biological and behavioral bases of appetitive behavior. Four major areas of interest are found within the group: 1) the control of food and fluid intake in man and animals and their effects on variation in body composition; 2) disorders with links to inges- tive behavior such as obesity, bulimia, anorexia nervosa, and diabetes; 3) the role of the brain from pharmaco- logical, physiological, and neuroanatomical perspectives on the control of ingestive behavior; 4) cognitive, social, and environmental controls of ingestive behavior. The seminar thus combines interests in basic control mechanisms with clinical applications.


Co-Chairs
Allan Geliebter
Associate Research Scientist, Department of Psychiatry, St Luke’s Hospital
ag58@columbia.edu

Harry R. Kissileff
Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry and Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University
hrk2@columbia.edu

Rapporteur
Musya Herzog
mh3433@tc.columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

Welcome

Meetings

09/08/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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10/06/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University`
1:00 PM

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10/26/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
1:00 PM
Symposium on Eating Disorders
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11/10/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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12/08/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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01/19/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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01/02/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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03/09/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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04/06/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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05/04/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
5:15 PM

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05/25/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
1:00 PM

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