|12:00 PM - 2:00 PM||Luncheon and Poster Session
Lobby, Smilow Center for Translational Research
2:00 - 2:15 PM
|2:15 - 2:45 PM||Benjamin F. Voight, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Genetics
“Dissecting Cardiometabolic Disease via Mendelian Randomization”
|2:45 - 3:00 PM||Rexford S. Ahima, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
“Translating Obesity and Metabolic Research”
|3:00 - 3:30 PM||Tracy L. Bale, Ph.D.
Professor of Neuroscience
“Placental Metabolic Signaling Important in Neurodevelopment”
|3:30 - 3:45 PM||BREAK|
|3:45 - 4:00 PM||IDOM Outstanding Research Project Awards Presentation
|Panel of Guest Judges:||
Andy Johnson, Ph.D., Editor, Cell Metabolism
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
Ushma S. Neill, Ph.D., Editor at Large, Journal of Clinical Investigation
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
| Kroc Lecture: Alan R. Saltiel, Ph.D., Director, Life Sciences Institute; Professor of Internal Medicine and Physiology, University of Michigan
Supported by: Penn Diabetes Research Center (NIH DK 19525), and The Kroc Foundation.
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