The Fall 2018 Seminar Series resumes September 11, 2018. Download the full schedule todayl

September 2018

September 11 Bruce Spiegelman, Ph.D., Harvard University - IDOM/CVI Seminar
Title: "Regulation of Energy Homeostasis: Therapeutic Opportunities"
September 18 Julio E. Ayala, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Title: "Glucagon-like Peptide-I and Body Weight Control-Are We Looking in the Right Places? Are We Measuring the Right Things?"
September 25 Christoph A. Thaiss, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Title: "Microbiome Time in Metabolic Disease."

October 2018

October 2 Seong-Bae Greg Suh, Ph.D., New York University
Title: "Feeding, Nutrient Sensing in Flies and Mice."
October 9 Kai Ge, Ph.D., NIDDK, NIH
Title: "Epigenomic Regulation of Enhancers: from Adipogenesis, Development to Cancer."
October 16 Doris A. Stoffers, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Title: Pdxl and Pancreatic Beta Cell Fate During Stress
October 23 Matthew Hirschey, Ph.D., Duke University
Title: "Control of Metabolism by Reactive Metabolites and Protein Modifications"
October 30 Joseph Baur, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Title: "NAD Metabolism as a Therapeutic Target"

November 2018

November 6 Matthias H. Tschop, M.D., Helmholtz Zentrum Miinchen
Title: "Discovery of Precision Medicines for Diabetes and Obesity"
November 13 Amanda Ackermann, M.D., The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Title: "Beta Cell Functional Genomics in Healthy and Diabetic States"
November 27

Mitchell A. Lazar, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Title: "Things You May Not Know About the Transcriptional Regulation of Metabolism"

December 2018

December 4 Katalin Susztak, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Title: "From Glycemic Control to Complication Prevention; Shifting the Focus in Diabetes"
December 11 Philipp E. Scherer, Ph.D., University of Texas
IDOM Student Invited Speaker
Title: "Systemic Contributions of the Adipocyte in Diabetes, Obesity and Cancer"
December 18 Sally Radovick, M.D., Rutgers University
Title: "Kisspeptin Regulation of Reproduction and Metabolism; Translational Studies of Human Disease and Mouse Models"



Past Seminar Series Schedules

2018 Spring Seminar Schedule

2017 Fall Seminar Schedule

2017 Spring Seminar Schedule

2016 Fall Seminar Schedule

2016 Spring Seminar Schedule

2015 Fall Seminar Schedule

2015 Spring Seminar Schedule