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, April 18, 2014, Location: Grover Center W115
Presenter: Bernard (Bob) Gutin, PhD, Emeritus Professor, Applied Physiology, Teachers College, Columbia University and Emeritus Professor, Pediatrics and Physiology, Medical College of Georgia
Title: "Stem cell differentiation into fat and lean cells: implications for prevention of child obesity"
Friday, May 16, 2014, Location: TBA, Live Healthy Appalachian Summit
Presenters: James O. Hill, Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine; Director of Human Nutrition and Colorado Obesity Research Center, Colorado University, School of Medicine & Andrew Wapner, Ohio Department of Health
NO JUNE SEMINAR
Friday, July 18, 2014, Location: TBA
Presenter: Nicholas Mezitis, MD, Associate Professor, Endocrinology, Dept. of Specialty Medicine, HCOM