|12:00 PM - 2:00 PM||Luncheon and Poster Session
Lobby, Smilow Center for Translational Research
2:00 - 2:15 PM
Remarks - Kendra Bence, PhD
|2:15 - 2:45 PM||David B. Sarwer, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
"Bariatric Surgery to Treat Type 2 Diabetes"
|2:45 - 3:00 PM||Elisabetta Manduchi, Ph.D.
Research Project Manager in Bioinformatics
"Beta Cell Genomics: A Public Resource for Integrating and Analyzing Functional Genomics Studies Related to Pancreatic Cells and Diabetes"
|3:00 - 3:30 PM||Ali Naji, M.D., Ph.D.
J. William White Professor of Surgical Research
"Pancreatic Islet Transplantation: Will the future be BLyS-full?"
|3:30 - 3:45 PM||BREAK|
|3:45 - 4:00 PM||IDOM Outstanding Research Project Awards Presentation
|Panel of Guest Judges:||C. Ronald Kahn, M.D., Chief Academic Officer, Joslin Diabetes Center; Mary K. Iacocca Professor, Harvard Medical School
Paula A. Kiberstis, Ph.D., Senior Genetics Editor, Science
Randy Levinson, Ph.D., Senior Editor, Nature Medicine
Mark A. Magnuson, M.D., Director, Vanderbilt Center for Stem Cell Biology; Louise B. McGavock Chair and Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
Alan R. Saltiel, Ph.D., Director, Life Sciences Institute; Professor of Internal Medicine and Physiology, University of Michigan
Iphigenia (Effie) Tzameli, Ph.D., Editor, Trends in Endocrinology and
|4:00 - 5:00 PM||C. Ronald Kahn, M.D., Chief Academic Officer, Joslin Diabetes Center; Mary K. Iacocca Professor, Harvard Medical School
Supported by: Penn Diabetes Research Center (NIH DK 19525), and The Kroc Foundation.
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