Enrichment Program Seminar Series

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).

2014-2015 Seminar Series

12/03


Karin Bornfeldt, PhD University of Washington

Diabetes and Atherosclerosis – What Have We Learnt From Mice and Humans?

12/17


Raghu Mirmira, MD, PhD Indiana University

Islet β Cell Dysfunction in Diabetes: Too Much Hyp(e)?

01/07


Type 1 Diabetes and Immunology Half Day Symposium

Poll Lecture : Kevin Herold, MD, Yale University

02/04


Per-Henrik Groop, MD Helsinki University Central Hospital

Diabetic Nephropathy – Genes or the Environment?

02/18


Steven Kahn, MB, ChB University of Washington, VA Puget Sound Health Care System

The Beta Cell in Type 2 Diabetes: Lessons Starting at the Bedside

02/25


Alvin Powers, MD Vanderbilt University

Pancreatic Islets: Their Role in Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

03/11


Michael Czech, PhD University of Massachusetts

Role of Adipose Tissue Inflammation in Metabolic Dysfunction

03/25


Bill Hagopian, MD, PhD Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute

Immunogenetic Prediction of Autoimmune Disease, and Environmental Influences on T1D, in TEDDY

04/08


Edward Fisher, MD, PhD New York University Medical Center

Regression of Atherosclerosis

04/22


Jay Taborsky, PhD University of Washington, VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Lessons Gleaned from 40 Years of Studying Paracrine and Neural Control of the Endocrine Pancreas