Seminars

UW NUTRITION OBESITY RESEARCH CENTER

ENRICHMENT PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
2013-2014

The NORC sponsors a Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series, in association with the UW Diabetes and Obesity Center of Excellence (DOCE), Diabetes Research Center (DRC), and Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute (PNDRI).  All are welcome to attend.

Unless otherwise listed, seminars are held at 4:00pm in the Orin Smith Auditorium located at the UW SLU Campus (850 Republican Street).

January 2014

1/5/14

Chris Newgard, PhD, Duke University 
Cardiometabolic Disease Mechanisms Revealed Through Metabolomics

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

1/22/14

Rebecca Simmons, MD, University of Pennsylvania
Prenatal Programming of Insulin Secretion in Intrauterine Growth Restriction

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

February 2014

2/5/14

Jorge Plutzky, MD, Harvard University
Endogenous Modulation of Nuclear Receptor Activity: Implications for Cardiometabolic Disorders
 
View Flyer here

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

2/19/4

Type 1 Diabetes and Immunology Half-Day Symposium Featuring Poll Lecture: Dario Vignali, PhD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
TCR Affinity and Tolerance Mechanisms Converge to Shape T Cell Diabetogenic Potential

View Flyer here

Orin Smith Auditorium
1:00pm - 4:00pm

 March 2014

3/514

Stephanie Page, MD, PhD, University of Washington
Dose-dependent effects of sex steroids on cardiometabolic risk factors

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

3/19/14

Kevin Niswender, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University
Neuroendocrine Control of Food Intake and Body Weight

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

April 2014

4/9/14

Kroc Lecture
Mark Cooper, MD, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute
Mechanisms of Diabetic Complications

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

4/23/14

Mitch Drumm, PhD, Case Western Reserve University
Cystic Fibrosis-Related Disturbances in Lipids and Metabolism

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

May 2014

5/7/14

Jay Heinecke, MD, University of Washington
HDL: Not a simple story

Orin Smith Auditorium
4:00pm

5/29/14

Annual Symposium
Gastrointestinal Regulation of Metabolism

Center for Urban Horticulture

A complete list of all seminars for Winter/Spring 2014 can be downloaded here.

To be added to the Seminar mailing list, please send an email to uwnorc@u.washington.edu.