Touchstone Diabetes Center

Paper of the Week

Monday, December 10


9:15 AM – K5.600        

Scherer Lab Meeting


11 AM – ND11.218

CSB Seminar

Peter Kharchenko, Ph.D.

Harvard Medical School

“Analysis of Large Single-Cell RNA-Seq Collections in Healthy and Cancer Tissues”




Tuesday, December 11


10:45 AM – Y6.224

Hypothalamic WIP

No seminar this week


12 Noon -­ K5.600

Touchstone Diabetes Center Seminar

No seminar this week




Wednesday, December 12


4:00 PM – D1.600

University Lecture

Jef K. De Brabander, Ph.D.

“All Roads to Sterols Meander Through UTSW: A Chemist’s Perspective”




Thursday, December 13


9 AM – NB8.118

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Rita Nanda, M.D.

University of Chicago

“Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Current and Emerging Therapies”


4 PM – ND7.218

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Moosa Mohammadi, Ph.D.

New York University School of Medicine

“Molecular Mechanisms of FGF Hormone Signaling”


5 PM –  F4.118 Conference Room this month!

Internal Medicine Department Research Conference

Rodney Infante, M.D., Ph.D.

Center for Human Nutrition

“Regulation of Cachexia-Associated Adipose Wasting “

Jon Graff, M.D., Ph.D.


“Cold v Warm: Evo v Devo”




Friday, December 14


8 AM – D1.502

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Shawna Nesbitt, M.D., M.S.

Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology

“Preparing Physicians for an Evolving Demographic Landscape”


1 PM – WCB3 Building, Room 9.808

Endocrinology Grand Rounds

Colin Nichols, Ph.D.

Professor of Cell Biology/Physiology

Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

“Excitability-dependent Diabetes: Novel Models, and Broader Impact for Childhood Diabetes”