Vanderbilt Diabetes: Molecules to People

Vanderbilt Student Life Center   Thursday, November 19, 2015 9:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Sponsored by the Vanderbilt Diabetes Research and Training Center (DRTC)
and the Vanderbilt Center for Diabetes Translation Research (CDTR)

Agenda for Vanderbilt Diabetes Day
Thursday, November 19, 2015
9:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Vanderbilt Student Life Center
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9:30 A.M. – 9:40 A.M.    
Welcome

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9:40 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.  
Thomas Keyserling, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Medicine
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
 “Developing an Evidence-Informed, Culturally
Appropriate and
Highly Palatable, Dietary Intervention
for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes”

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10:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Short Talks by
DRTC and CDTR Pilot and Feasibility Awardees

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10:30 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Danny G. Winder, Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Director of Vanderbilt Murine Behavioral Core
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

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11:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Sarah S. Jaser, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

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11:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.  
Lunch Provided and Poster Presentations

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1:00 P.M. – 1:50 P.M.
Robert H. Eckel, M.D.
Charles A. Boettcher Endowed Chair in Atherosclerosis
Professor of Medicine
University of Colorado at Denver              
“Diabetes-Associated Cardiometabolic Disease, from Mechanisms to Clinical Opportunities”

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2:00 P.M. – 2:10 P.M.
Irwin Eskind Diabetes Scholars Awards
and Robert K. Hall Service Award

Presented by Dr. Alvin C. Powers

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2:10 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.     
Short talks by
Diabetes Scholars Award Winners

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3:00 P.M.
Poster Awards

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3:30 P.M.            
Conclusion

 

If you have questions, please contact Deborah C. Brown at dc.brown@vanderbilt.edu or 322-7990.

The Vanderbilt Diabetes Research and Training Center (DRTC) is
supported by NIH grant DK020593. The Vanderbilt Center
for Diabetes Translation Research (CDTR) is supported by
NIH grant DK092986.


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