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 2016 Calendar

 

 

 

4/6/16 – 30th Annual Kroc Lecture

30th ANNUAL KROC LECTURE
Alan D. Cherrington, PhD
Multifaceted control of hepatic glucose production in vivo by insulin
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00pm
Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series – Cherrington Flyer

4/13/16 – LeRoith Lecture

Derek LeRoith, MD, PhD
Diabetes and cancer; mechanisms and the role of diabetic medications
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
SLU Orin Smith Auditorium, 4:00pm
Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series – LeRoith flyer