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Initiative News

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 Dr. Andrew Norris Appointed Associate Director, FOEDRC

Dr. E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD, Director of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC), is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Andrew Norris, MD, PhD as Associate Director of th...

Potthoff Lab Announcements

  Potthoff Laboratory publishes in Diabetes

New Faculty Announcement: Sebag and Sindler

The Obesity Research and Education Initiative (OREI) is proud to welcome two new faculty members, Dr. Julien Sebag in the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics and the Fraternal Order of E...

Dr. Brenner Wins the 2014 Regents Award for Faculty Excellence

Charles Brenner, Founding Co-director of the Obesity Research and Education Initiative and Professor and Roy J. Carver Chair of the Department of Biochemistry, has received a 2014 Regents Award for Fa...

Drs. Tucker, Carr, Scholz, and Curtis receive Stead Excellence Grant

Upcoming Events

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November

03

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Bioactive sphingolipids in cardiac lipotoxicity

L. Ashley Cowart , PhD
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Medical University of South Carolina

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC


November

10

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Reaching children where they live, eat, and play: Preventing and controlling childhood obesity

Guadalupe Ayala , PhD
Professor
Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Science
San Diego State University

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI

Co-sponsored by: College of Public Health, Department of Community and Behavioral Health


November

17

1:00pm-2:00pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity talk

Anne McTiernan , MD, PhD
Research Professor
Public Health Sciences Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Hosted by: OREI