Touchstone Diabetes Center
Jorge Ruas

Upcoming Speakers


April 12, 2018
Erin E. Kershaw, M.D.
Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
“Fat Catabolism in Cardiometabolic Disease: Friend or Foe?”
Hosted by Hypothalamic Division

April 19, 2018
Mone Zaidi, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and of Structural and Chemical Biology,
Director, Mount Sinai Bone Program,
Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York NY
“Can we treat obesity and osteoporosis with a single drug?”
Hosted by Touchstone Diabetes Center

April 26, 2018
Ormond A. MacDougald, Ph.D.
John A Faulkner Collegiate Professor of Physiology
Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology
“Development, endocrine functions, and metabolism of marrow adipose tissue.”
University of Michigan Medical School
Hosted by Touchstone Diabetes Center

May 3, 2018
Jorge Ruas

Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden
“Mechanisms of muscle adaptation to exercise and their systemic impact: from metabolism to mental health”
Hosted by Touchstone Diabetes Center

May 10, 2018

May 17, 2018

May 24 2018
J. Nicholas Betley
Assistant Professor Department of Biology
University of Pennsylvania
“Rapid signaling along the gut -> brain axis regulates homeostatic hunger neuron activity”

May 31, 2018

June 7, 2018
Dr. Van de Sluis






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