Enrichment Program Seminar Series

The NORC sponsors a Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series, in association with the UW Diabetes Institute (DI), 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).

2016-2017 Seminar Series


Benjamin Glaser, MD

Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series: Non-invasive detection of tissue specific cell death in vivo


*DRC/NORC Retreat* Keynote Speaker: Martin Myers, MD, PhD

Molecular and neural mechanisms of leptin action


Richard Palmiter, PhD

Delineating a neural circuit that mediates anorexia


David Wasserman, PhD

Integrins link extracellular matrix remodeling to muscle insulin resistance