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Check out our archives of Moore Institute leaders speaking on the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease.

The epidemic of chronic disease and understanding epigenetics

How a BMI fallacy convinced the world that diabetes is a disease of excess

One of the Moore Institute's colleagues and collaborators, Dr. Ranjan Yajnik, is interviewed in this short film about how BMI doesn't tell the whole story when trying to understand type 2 diabetes, especially as rates increase in developing nations.

Epigenetics and equity: the health and social impacts of racism and inequality

Watch Moore Institute fellow Larry Wallack, Dr.Ph. speak at the City Club of Portland.

Developmental origins research podcast

Imprinted Legacy interviews Moore Institute leaders about their specific research interests. Listen to Susan Bagby's interview about how development before birth predisposes disease risk and why healthy nutrition across the lifespan is critical. 
Listen to Kent Thornburg's interview about DOHaD and nutrition

Creating a new nutrition culture for children

Watch this webinar featuring Connie Liakos, R.D. and the Moore Institute's Susan Bagby, M.D. discussing how to engage children in nutrition education. 

Beyond genetics: The role of nutrition in health and disease

What if we could prevent hypertension and other chronic diseases by changing how we eat? Watch this Marquam Hill Lecture by Susan Bagby, M.D., to learn more.

Maternal diet during pregnancy: lessons from the Dutch famine

Watch Tessa Roseboom, Ph.D., Moore Institute senior international fellow, speak on how early life experience affects no only an individuals lifelong health, but the health of their children and grandchildren as well.

You are what your mother and grandmother ate: transgenerational influences

Learn how the health of your mother and grandmother affects your health in this slide show Susan Bagby, M.D. presented to the Oregon Life Course Network.