This seminar series is the marquee event for the ECDOI. It features monthly seminars given by leading experts in the metabolism and diabetes fields. Come early to network with colleagues and visitors from 3:45 PM - 4:00 PM. These events are an excellent opportunity to learn about various topics related to metabolism, bioenergetics, membranes, diabetes, bariatric surgery, public health and many other areas.
Meetings are open to all who are interested. You can find the full upcoming schedule below. Check back periodically for updates. We look forward to seeing you there.
Fall 2014 - Spring 2015
Stephen Hursting, PhD, MPH
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"Obesity, Diabetes and Cancer: Mechanistic Insights from Transdisciplinary Studies"
David Marrero, PhD
J.O. Richey Professor of Medicine
“Translating Evidence into Practice: The Case for Diabetes Prevention”
Dalane Kitzman, MD
Professor of Cardiology
Wake Forest University
"Pathophysiology of exercise intolerance in older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction"
Bruce Wolfe, MD
Oregon Health and Science University
"The Surgical Treatment of Diabetes: LABS Data"
Lee Graves, PhD
UNC School of Medicine
"Kinome profiling to investigate mechanisms of drug resistance"
Robert Smart, PhD
Director, Center for Human Health and the Environment
North Carolina State University
"NC State's Center for Human Health and the Environment; Facility Cores and Research Opportunities for ECU/BSOM Faculty"
Orian Shirihai, PhD
"The social life of mitochondria within the cell"
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