Thursday, November 21st, 2013
9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Vanderbilt Student Life Center
9:00 - 9:10 A.M.
9:10 - 10:00 A.M.
Christopher Rhodes, Ph.D.
"Bleach, Brain & Ablation: New Signaling Pathways
in the ß-Cell Reveal Its Fragility"
Professor of Medicine
Research Director, Kovler Diabetes Center
University of Chicago
10:00 - 10:50 A.M.
Elizabeth Walker, Ph.D.
"Community-based Diabetes Research:
From Paradox to Paradigm"
Professor, Department of Medicine and of
Epidemiology & Population Health
Director, Prevention and Control Core for the DRTC
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Diabetes Scholars Awards and
Robert K. Hall Service Award
11:00 - 11:30 A.M.
Short talks by Diabetes Scholars Award Winners
11:30 A.M. - 1:20 P.M.
Lunch and poster presentations
1:20 - 2:10 P.M.
Philipp Scherer, Ph.D.
"Adipose Tissue, Metabolic Health Care and Cancer"
GO Touchstone, Jr., and RG Touchstone
Distinguished Chair in Diabetes Research
Professor of Internal Medicine and of Cell Biology
University of Texas Southwestern
2:10 - 3:00 P.M.
David M. Nathan, M.D.
"Diabetes Trials and Tribulations in 2013:
What do we know?"
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Chief, Diabetes Unit Medical Service
Department of Molecular Biology
Director, General Clinical Research Center
Massachusetts General Hospital
If you have questions, please contact Deborah C. Brown at email@example.com or 322-7990.