Seminar Info

The Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series is sponsored jointly by the UW Diabetes Institute, Diabetes Research Center (DRC), Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC), and the Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute (PNDRI). Lectures are held bi-weekly at the South Lake Union Campus of the UW School of Medicine. The seminar series features lectures from nationally recognized experts from across the country, and on occasion from overseas. In addition, the Seminar Series hosts two endowed lectureships – the Kroc and the Poll lectureships.

Co-Directors: Drs. Alan Chait and Rebecca Hull

Associate Director:  Dr. William Hagopian

Seminar Series Steering Committee members: Laura Crisa, David Cummings, Jay Heinecke, Gregory Morton, Stephanie Page and Jerry Palmer.

Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series Winter-Spring 2017 Calendar

 

 

 

 

5/11/17 – Annual Symposium

ROLE OF HDL AND TRIGLYCERIDES IN DIABETES AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Organizers: Alan Chait, Jay Heinecke and Karin Bornfeldt
Thursday, May 11, 2017
8:00am – 5:00pm
UW Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st Street, Seattle, WA 98195
2017 Symposium – Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series Schedule

Registration: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/habbes/328799

 

5/24/17 – Kajimura Lecture

Shingo Kajimura, PhD
The Color of Fat: Brown, Beige, and White
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00pm
Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series – Kajimura flyer

2/15/17 – Type 1 Diabetes and Immunology Symposium Featuring 2017 Poll Scientist

Type 1 Diabetes and Immunology Symposium
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 1:00 – 5:00pm

Featuring 2017 Poll Visiting Scientist:

Bart Roep, MD, PhD
From patient and disease heterogeneity to precision medicine in type 1 diabetes
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00 – 5:00pm

6/21/16 – Auchus Lecture

Candidate for Division Head, Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition

Richard J. Auchus, MD, PhD, FACE
Pathways, mechanisms, and inhibition of human androgen biosynthesis
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00pm
Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series – Auchus flyer

6/30/16 – Page Lecture

Candidate for Division Head, Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition

Stephanie Page MD, PhD
The Male Pill: SARMS, Harms and Global Partnerships
Thursday, June 30, 2016
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00pm
Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series – Page flyer