Obesity Research and Education Initiative

Event Archive

January

12

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

ER protein folding, redox, and lipid catabolism: why they matter for fatty liver disease and liver cancer

Tom Rutkowski , PhD
Associate Professor
Anatomy and Cell Biology
University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


January

26

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

CD40 & diet-induced obesity: An unexpected new role for an important receptor

Gail Bishop , PhD
Holden Chair of Cancer Biology, Co-Director, Cancer Immunology & Immunotherapy Group, & Associate Director for Basic Science Research
Distinguished Professor of Microbiology & Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


February

02

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Mitochondrial physiology: Novel concepts

William  Sivitz , MD
Professor
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology and Metabolism
University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


February

09

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

A Novel 7TM Receptor Signaling Pathway and its Role in Energy Homeostasis

Masoud  Ghamari-Langroudi , PhD
Research Instructor
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Vanderbilt University

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI

Co-sponsored by: Dept. of Pharmacology


February

16

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Adipocytes are Targets for Environmental and Bacterial Toxins: Role in Diabetes

Al Klingelhutz, PhD & Pat Schlievert , PhD
Associate Professor, Microbiology & Radiation Oncology
Chair and DEO, Microbiology & Professor, Internal Medicine
University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


February

23

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Engineering the gut microbiota to treat metabolic diseases

Sean Davies , PhD
Assistant Professor
Pharmacology
Vanderbilt University

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


March

02

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Regulation of Cardiac Transcription by the Mediator Complex

Chad Grueter , PhD
Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


March

09

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

The brown fat secretome: metabolic functions beyond thermogenesis

Jiandie  Lin , PhD
Associate Professor
Cell & Developmental Bioolgy
University of Michigan Medical School

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


March

23

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Autophagy and regulation of lipid metabolism

Rajat  Singh , MD
Assistant Professor
Medicine - Endocrinology & Molecular Pharmacology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI