Obesity Research and Educational Initiative

Events

April

22

12:00-1:00

1110 MERF

Health Science Research Week - Diabetes: Mechanisms and Treatments

Keynote Lecture: “Metabolic Neuropathy and Cardiovascular Disease: The Chicken or the Egg?”

Eva L. Feldman , MD, PhD
Russel N. DeJong Professor of Neurology
Neurology
University of Michigan

Hosted by: FOEDRC


April

23

12:00-1:00

1110 MERF

Health Science Research Week – Diabetes: Mechanisms and Treatment

Keynote Lecture: “Neuronal Control of Metabolism”

Jens C. Brüning , MD
Director
Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research
University of Cologne

Hosted by: FOEDRC


April

24

12:00-1:00

1110 MERF

Health Science Research Week – Diabetes: Mechanisms and Treatment

Keynote Lecture: “The Regulation of Metabolism by Insulin and Glucagon”

Morris J. Birnbaum , MD, PhD
Associate Director, Institute for Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism
Associate Dean for Biomedical Cores
University of Pennsylvania

Hosted by: FOEDRC


April

30

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Diabetes and Obesity Talks

NO PRESENTATION

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May

07

12:00-1:00

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Val  Sheffield , MD/PhD
Martin & Ruth Carver Chair in Genetics, Director, Division of Medical Genetics, Director, Interdepartmental Research Program in Human Molecular Genetics, Professor of Pediatrics - Medical Genetics and Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Genetics, Pediatrics, and Opthalmology & Visual Sciences
University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC


May

14

12:00-1:00

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Diabetes and Obesity Talks with Health Science Poster Trainees

Presenter TBA
Diabetes and Obesity Talks with Health Science Poster Trainees as presenters
Health Science
The University of Iowa


May

21

12:00-1:00

 

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

No presentation

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May

28

12:00-1:00

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Health Science Poster Trainees -
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University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC


June

04

12:00-1:00

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Qi Wu , PhD
Assistant Professor
Pharmacology
The University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


June

11

12:00-1:00

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Eric Taylor , PhD
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry
University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


June

18

12:00-1:00

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Michael  Schwartz , MD
Director, Diabetes and Obesity Center of Excellence
Professor of Medicine - Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition
University of Washington

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


June

25

12:00-1:00

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Pamela Keel , PhD
Director of Clinical Training
Psychology
Florida State University

Hosted by: Dr. Lutter


July

14

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

John Engelhardt , PhD
DEO and Chair, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Director, Center for Cystic Fibrosis and Other Genetic Diseases
The University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


July

28

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Jessica Yue , PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Medicine
Toronto General Research Institute

Hosted by: FOEDRC


September

08

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Mark Anderson , MD, PhD
Chair and DEO, Internal Medicine
Director, Francois M. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center
The University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


September

15

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

David  Ludwig , MD, PhD
The John Fielding Crigler, Jr. & Mary Adele Sippel Crigler Chair in Pediatric Endocrinology
Director, Optimal Weight for Life (OWL) Clinic; Director, New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center
Harvard/Boston Children's Hospital

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


September

22

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Keith Baar , PhD
Assistant Professor
Physiology and Membrane Biology
UC Davis School of Medicine

Hosted by: FOEDRC


September

29

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Alessandro Bartolomucci , PhD
Assistant Professor
Integrative Biology & Physiology
University of Minnesota

Hosted by: FOEDRC


October

06

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

David Allison , PhD
Associate Dean for Science, Quetelet Endowed Professor of Public Health
Director, Nutrition Obesity Research Center
University of Alabama, Birmingham

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


October

13

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Leonard Epstein , PhD
SUNY Distinguished Professor and Chief, Behavioral Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
SUNY Universtiy at Buffallo

Hosted by: OREI


October

27

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Chris Adams , MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology and Metabolism
The University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


November

03

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

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

Hosted by: FOEDRC


November

10

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

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

Hosted by: OREI


December

15

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Shawn Burgess , PhD
Associate Professor
Advanced Imaging Research Center, Pharmacology
UT Southwestern

Hosted by: FOEDRC