The UNM Prevention Research Center and the Rio Grande Institute present the next lecture in its Journal Club Series titled, "Fueling the Obesity Epidemic? Artificially Sweetened Beverage Use and Long-Term Weight Gain," with Dr. Robert Kong on Tuesday, Aug. 16 from 12 to 1 p.m. at the Research Incubator Building (RIB) located at 2703 Frontier NE.

The lecture is sponsored by the New Mexico Prevention Research Center and funded by Centers for Disease Control DC Prevention Research Office.

Contact Shiraz Mishra at 505-272-4462 or e-mail,, for more information.