Today is

Keynote Speaker

2013 Kroc Lecture Speaker


The Annual Spring Symposium will begin with a poster session judged by our esteemed panel of guest Judges. Awards will be given for the best basic science and the best patient-oriented research posters.

Following the welcome remarks by the Director and Dr. Arthur Rubenstein, there will be three noteworthy talks by David B. Sarwer, Ph.D. and Elisabetta Manuchi, Ph.D. and Ali Naji, M.D., Ph.D. The day will culminate with the Kroc Lecture which will be delivered by C. Ronald Kahn, M.D., Chief Academic Officer, Joslin Diabetes Center; Mary K. Iacocca Professor, Harvard Medical School.

Topic: “Adipose Tissue MicroRNAs: Role in Metabolism and Aging”

Location: Auditorium, Smilow Center for Translational Research , 3400 Civic Center Boulevard (adjacent to Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine).

Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Deadline: for poster registration February 27, 2013.