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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...

Michael Lutter et al., advance understanding of gene linked to eating disorders

Michael Lutter, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry in the Carver College of Medicine and a member of the Obesity Research and Education Initiative, and a team of researchers ...

Upcoming Events

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August

03

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease

Matthew Brady , PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine- Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
University of Chicago

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Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


August

10

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Kathleen  Janz , PhD
Professor
Health and Human Physiology
University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


August

17

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Blake Rasmussen , PhD
Professor & Chair
Department of Nutrition and Metabolism
University of Texas - Galveston

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI