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Research by Lucas Carr featured in Iowa Now

Dr. Lucas Carr, Assistant Professor in Health and Human Physiology and member of the Obesity Research and Education Initiative at the University of Iowa, recently published an article in the American ...

Dr. Matthew Potthoff receives new NIH R01

Dr. Matthew Potthoff, Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacology in the Carver College of Medicine, a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and a member the Obesi...

An announcement regarding new faculty member, Dr. Wei Bao, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health

The Obesity Research and Education Initiative (OREI) and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC) are proud to welcome new faculty member, Dr. Wei Bao, in the Department of Epid...

Julien Sebag Awarded Carver Trust Young Investigator Award

Message from Kevin Campbell, Chair, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics.

Kathleen Janz presented at the National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Physical Activity: Moving Toward Obesity Solutions

Dr. Kathleen Janz, Professor in the Department of Health and Human Physiology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Associate Director of the Obesity Research and Education Initiative at the...

Upcoming Events

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September

14

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Hypothalamic control of metabolic syndrome and aging

Dongsheng  Cai , MD, PhD
Professor
Department of Molecular Pharmacology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

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Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


September

21

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Yumi Imai , MD
Assistant Professor
Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Eastern Virginia Medical School

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


September

28

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Peter  Crawford , MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Cardiovascular Pathobiology Program
Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI