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Keynote Speaker - Gökhan S. Hotamisligil, M.D., Ph.D.


The Institute for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism and the Institute for Immunology invite you to attend an exciting half-day joint symposium that will highlight the intersection between Inflammation, Immunity and Metabolism.  The symposium will take place on Tuesday, December 3rd in the Smilow Center for Translational Research Auditorium & Lobby.  

Following the welcome remarks by Dean Larry Jameson, M.D., Ph.D., there will be noteworthy talks by the following Penn faculty:
Mitchell Lazar, M.D., Ph.D.
Ali Naji, M.D., Ph.D.
Igor Brodsky, Ph.D.
Rexford Ahima, M.D., Ph.D.
Sara Cherry, Ph.D.
Kathryn Wellen, Ph.D.
John Wherry, Ph.D.

The Keynote Address will then be given by Gökhan S. Hotamisligil, M.D., Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Genetics and Metabolism at Harvard-MIT Broad Institute, Harvard Stem Cell Institute.  The symposium will culminate with a Trainee Poster Session and Lunch in the Smilow Commons Lobby.

Keynote: “ER Stress and Insulin Resistance"

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

Time: 8:15am - 2:00pm

Deadline: for poster registration November 8, 2013