Retreat Registration: There is no registration fee. To ensure there is enough lunch for all participants, please register by Monday, 11/14/16.
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Poster Session: This year, we will again be holding a poster session during the retreat. All fellows/trainees are encouraged to participate. Abstracts (up to 250 words) should be submitted to DRC@medicine.washington.edu by Thursday 11/10/16. More details regarding the poster session will be emailed directly to trainees soon.
Current DRC Funding Recipients
Pilot and Feasibility
Michael Ailion, PhD (Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry): Proteins required for insulin secretory granule biogenesis
Jenny E. Kanter, PhD (Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine): Project Title: Myeloid cell production of versican and atherosclerosis in diabetes
Sara J. Morgan, PhD, CPO (Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine): Project Title: Effects of a community exercise program on physical, physiological, and psychosocial health outcomes in people with diabetic foot ulcers
Neal Paragas, PhD (Research Assistant Professor, Nephrology): The Kidney Nephron Expresses Factors that Predict Progression of Diabetic Nephropathy
Melissa Jackson, PhD (Senior Fellow, Bioengineering, Mentor: Cecilia Giachelli, PhD): Diabetes inhibits osteoclastic anti-calcific activity and promotes calcific aortic valve disease
Paige D. Wartko (Graduate Student, Department of Epidemiology, Mentor: Sascha Dublin): Project Title: Association of antidepressant medication use during pregnancy and perinatal outcomes, including gestational diabetes, gestational weight gain, and birth weight
Katya Rubinow, MD (Assistant Professor, Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition): The Metabolic Effects of Macrophage-Derived Estrogens in Men