|12:00 - 1:30 PM||Registration and Luncheon
Poster Session: Gastrointestinal Controls of Energy Balance and Glycemia
|1:30 - 1:40 PM||Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mitchell A. Lazar, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Institute for Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism
|1:40 - 2:05 PM||
Harvey Grill, Ph.D.
"Drug Treatments for Obesity: Central and Peripheral Targets"
|2:05 - 2:30 PM||
Robert Margolskee, Ph.D.
"Roles of Taste Signaling Proteins in Oral and Post-oral Chemosensation"
2:30 - 2:55 PM
Noel Williams, M.D.
"Bariatric Surgery for the Treatment of Morbid Obesity"
|2:55 - 3:15 PM||Coffee Break|
|3:15 - 3:40 PM||
David Sarwer, Ph.D.
"Changes in Eating Behavior and Dietary Intake following Bariatric Surgery"
|3:40 - 4:05 PM||
Richard Schwab, M.D.
"Obesity and Sleep Apnea - Is Bariatric Surgery the Cure?"
|4:05 - 5:05 PM||Lee Kaplan, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard University
Director, MGH Weight Center
Associate Chief for Research, Gastroenterology, MGH