The department of Human Ecology hosts the Empey Lecture yearly. The lecture focuses on research topics in aging, gerontology, family ecology, textiles, family relationships and human ecology.
The spring 2020 Empey Lecture will be delivered by Faculty of ALES associate professor and Director of the Human Nutrition Research Unit, Dr. Carla Prado.
Her research investigating ways to prevent and reverse muscle loss through nutrition has placed her at the forefront of nutritional assessment and clinical nutrition research. Dr. Prado was named one of Canada’s Top 40 under 40 in 2019.
Additional details coming soon.