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Oklahoma State University
Department of Wellness

America's HEALTHIEST Campus®

Wellness Wednesday

Time: 12 - 12:50 p.m.
Date:  Sep 18, 2019
Location: Seretean Wellness Center Lecture Hall
Registration/Cancellation Deadline:  Sep 13, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.
Registration Fee: FREE; no-shows will be billed $10 to their bursar account

Dietary Cancer Prevention Strategies--What Works?

Dietary factors are second only to tobacco as preventable causes of cancer in the U.S., but the potential for specific dietary components to actually be chemoprotective is not as well established. This talk will focus on three key aspects of dietary cancer prevention: 1) the bioactive components of foods with the potential to be chemopreventative, 2) how preventing nutritional deficiencies can protect against carcinogenesis, and 3) how our overall dietary patterns influence our risk of cancer development. McKale Montgomery, Ph.D., RD Assistant Professor, Nutritional Sciences

Open to OSU-STW benefits-eligible employees.

To register, call 405-744-WELL (9355) or email wellness@okstate.edu

Lunch is provided (vegetarian and gluten-free meals are available upon request at registration).