Research Seminar Series
The monthly Diabetes Research Seminar Series was created to share research findings, cultivate collaborative interactions and facilitate diabetes education. Seminar topics cover a wide range of disciplines from basic biomedical research to ongoing clinical studies. Speakers include the Diabetes Institute's own talented faculty members, clinical trainees and students, as well as prominent researchers from beyond the Institute. Seminars are held the third Friday of every month.
Dale Abel, MD, PhD, Professor and Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism,
School of Medicine, The University of Utah gives a lecture on "Insulin Signaling in the Cardiovascular
System" for the December Diabetes Research Seminar.
Seminar Series Line Up
Friday, September 19, 2014 3:30-5:00 PM, Location: Grover Center Room E304
Presenter: Students in the DOSES organization
Title : Diabetes Outreach, Support, and Education for Students
Friday, October 17, 2014 3:30-5:00 PM, Location: Grover Center Room E304
Presenter: David Buchner
Title : The Genetics of Obesity
Friday, November 14, 2014 3:30-5:00 PM, Location: Grover Center Room W115
Presenter: Sonia Najjar
Title : Genetic and Environmental Interactions Underlying Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes