Obesity Research and Education Initiative

Event Archive

January

04

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Helena Laroche , MD
Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
University of Iowa

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


January

11

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Metabolic Surgery: The gold standard for the treatment of obesity in 2016

Peter Nau , MD, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Surgery - Gastrointestinal, Minimally-invasive and Bariatric Surgery
University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


January

25

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Metabolomics & Genomics: New Insights into Maternal Metabolism and Fetal Growth

William Lowe , MD
Vice Dean Academic Affairs
Thomas D. Spies Professor of Genetic Metabolism & Professor in Medicine-Endocrinology
Northwestern University

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


February

08

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

A Novel Role for Adipose Tissue Macrophages in Iron Metabolism

Alyssa  Hasty , PhD
Professor
Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Vanderbilt University

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI

Co-sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology


February

15

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Mitochondrial proteins, pathways, and pathogenesis

David Pagliarini , PhD
Associate Professor
Biochemistry
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


February

22

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Is GLP-1 a hormone: Whether and When?

David D’Alessio , MD
Professor of Medicine & Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Member of Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Duke University School of Medicine

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


February

29

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Stress, Eating Behavior, and Obesity in Low-Income Children

Julie Lumeng , MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
Associate Professor, School of Public Health-Environmental Health Sciences
University of Michigan

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


March

01

9:30 am pm-10:30 am

1289 CBRB

SPECIAL DAY/TIME: Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Metabolically normal and abnormal obesity

Samuel Klein , MD
William H. Danforth Professor of Medicine and Nutritional Science
Director, Center for Human Nutrition
Washington University School of Medicine

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


March

07

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Aging of the autophagic system: metabolic consequences

Ana Maria  Cuervo , MD, PhD
Professor
Developmental & Molecular Biology, Anatomy & Structural Biology, and Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


March

21

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Intergenerational Programming of Metabolic Disease

Mary Elizabeth  Patti , MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Staff Physician, Adult Diabetes; Director of the Hypoglycemia Clinic
Joslin Diabetes Center

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


March

28

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

The Role of Intestinal Nutrient Sensing in Obesity and Diabetes

Frank Duca , PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Toronto General Research Institute- Diabetes Research Group
University of Toronto

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


March

29

9:30 am-10:30 am

1289 CBRB

SPECIAL DAY/TIME: Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Hypothalmaic lipotoxcity: a new pathological mechanism for obesity

Miguel  Lopez , PhD
Associate Professor
Physiology
University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


April

11

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Genome Regulation by the Circadian System in Behavior and Metabolism

Joseph  Bass , MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Medicine-Endocrinology
Charles F. Kettering Professorship of Medicine, Professor in Medicine-Endocrinology
Northwestern University

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


April

25

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Skeletal Muscle Insulin Resistance

Bret Goodpaster , PhD
Director of the Exercise Metabolism Core
Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes
Professor, Integrative Metabolism Program, Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


May

02

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Genetic regulatory variation and human diseases

Marcelo  Nobrega , PhD
Professor
Department of Human Genetics
University of Chicago

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


May

09

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Clinical Impact of Bariatric Surgery

Sayeed Ikramuddin , MD
Professor
Surgery
University of Minnesota

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


May

16

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

The Multiple Physiological Roles for Human Brown Adipose Tissue

Aaron Cypess , MD, PhD, MMSc
Acting Section Chief
Translational Physiology Section, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch
NIH/National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


May

23

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Inflammatory links between obesity & Type 2 diabetes

Alan Saltiel , PhD
Professor
Medicine
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


June

06

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

The Complex Biology of FGF21

Eleftheria Maratos-Flier , MD
Professor
Medicine
Harvard University

Event Announcement

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


June

13

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

How does fat feel? Mechano-signaling in the adipocyte and beyond

Rajan Sah , MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine & Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
The University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


June

20

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289 CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Ann Marie  Schmidt , MD
Dr. Iven Young Professor of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine;
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology;Professor, Department of Pathology
New York University School of Medicine

Hosted by: FOEDRC/OREI


June

20

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Kamal Rahmouni , PhD
Associate Professor
Pharmacology & Internal Medicine
The University of Iowa

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


July

11

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Maternal nutrition and gestational diabetes: opportunities for prevention

Wei  Bao , MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Epidemiology, College of Public Health
The University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


July

18

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Intracellular Mechanisms of Skeletal Muscle Pathology in Cancer Cachexia

Andrew Judge , PhD
Associate Professor
Physical Therapy
University of Florida

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


July

25

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Translational Biomarker Approaches to Modeling Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy in the Eye

Vinit  Mahajan , MD, PhD
Cinical Assistant Professor
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
The University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


August

01

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

MRAP2: Controlling Energy Homeostasis Beyond the Melanocortin System

Julien Sebag , PhD
Assistant Professor
Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
The University of Iowa

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC


August

08

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

1289  CBRB

Diabetes and Obesity Talks

Stage and region-specific regulation of adipose tissue expansion

Qiong  Wang , PhD
Instructor
Internal Medicine
University of Texas, Southwestern

Event Announcement

Hosted by: OREI/FOEDRC