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, November 15, 2013, Location: Irvine 199
Presenter: Carla Miller, Associate Director, Nutrition Program, OSU
Title: "What works in diabetes education? A Tale of Two Approaches"
Friday, December 13, 2013, Location: Irvine 159
Presenter: Elizabeth A. Beverly, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Epidemiology, OU-HCOM
Title: "Digging Deeper: The Role of Qualitative Methodology in Diabetes Research"
Friday, January 17, 2014, Location: TBA
Presenter: Xiaozhuo Chen, PhD, Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences, OU-HCOM
Friday, February 21, 2014, Location: TBA
Presenter: OPEN - If you are interested in presenting, please contact Karen Coschigano at email@example.com
Friday, March 21, 2014, Location: TBA
Presenters: Diabetes Institute Student Presentations
Titles: TBA at seminar
Friday, April 18, 2014, Location: TBA
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 differentation into fat and lean cells: implications for prevention of child obesity"