Touchstone Diabetes Center

Paper of the Week!

 

Monday, October 22

 

9:15 AM – K5.600        

Scherer Lab Meeting

 

12 Noon – Y6.222

Autophagy WIPS

Speaker 1: Alvaro Fernandez (Levine)

“Regulation of autosis and beclin 1/Na+,K+-ATPase interaction by cardiac glycosides in ischemia”

Speaker 2: Jing Zhang (Zhong)

“Dissecting the molecular mechanism of ROS-induced necrosis”

 

 

 

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Tuesday, October 23

 

10:30am Noon – Y6.224

Hypothalamic WIP

Kripa Shankar, PhD

Zigman Lab

“Role of ghrelin in blood glucose counter-regulation”

 

12 Noon -­ K5.600

Touchstone Diabetes Center Seminar

Zhuzhen Zhang, PhD

Touchstone Diabetes Center

“Almost lipodystrophic, but insulin sensitive – what the transferrin receptor can do for you”

 

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Wednesday, October 24

 

4 PM – D1.600

UNIVERSITY LECTURE

Douglas R, Lowy, M.D.

Deputy Director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI)

“Vaccination and Screening to Control Cervical Cancer and other HPV-Associated Diseases”

 

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Thursday, October 25

 

12 Noon – Y6.224

Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series

Genevieve S. Neal-Perry, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of Washington, Seattle, WA;

Basic Science Vice President, The Endocrine Society

“Vitamin D and Female Reproduction: A role beyond bone health”

 

followed by Round Table discussion: Endocrine Society and what it can do for trainees and early career faculty

 

4 PM – Gooch Auditorium

President’s Lecture Series

Celette Skinner, Ph.D.

ʺScreening for Cancer: The Promise and the Realityʺ 

 

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Friday, October 26

 

8 AM – B1.502

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Sadia Ali, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

Division of Endocrinology

“Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Related Endocrinopathies”

 

1 PM – WCB3 Building, Room 9.808

Endocrine Grand Rounds

ROBERT LASH, M.D.

Chief  Professional and Clinical Affairs Officer Endocrine Society

“Gestational diabetes: Diagnosis, treatments, and controversies”

 

followed by discussion of ESAP questions like those that may appear on the Endocrine Board Exam

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