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 Fall 2016 Calendar

 

 

 

 

12/14/16 – Wasserman Lecture

David Wasserman, PhD
Integrins link extracellular matrix remodeling to muscle insulin resistance
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00pm

12/7/16 – Palmiter Lecture

Richard Palmiter, PhD
Delineating a neural circuit that mediates anorexia
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00pm
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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
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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