Obesity Research and Education Initiative

Event Archive

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


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