Touchstone Diabetes Center

Papers of the Week

Preexisting and inducible endotoxemia  /  Bioenergetics matter to metabolic health

Monday, April 12


9:15 AM – Virtual Meeting

Touchstone Group Meeting

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11 AM – Virtual Meeting

Angiogenesis Seminar Series

Stryder Meadows, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Dept. of Cell and Molecular Biology, Tulane University

“Angiopoietin-Tek signaling implications on arteriovenous malformations (AVM) associated with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)”


12 Noon – Virtual Meeting

Cell & Molecular Biology WIPs

Hande C. Piristine (Hill lab) 

“The Role of Metabolic Inflexibility in Heart Failure”




Tuesday, April 13


10:30 – Virtual Meeting  

Cell Bio Admin Meeting

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12 Noon – L4.220

Cancer Metabolism Subgroup Meeting


4 PM – Virtual Meeting

Rupert E. Billingham Lectureship – Department of Cell Biology

Harvey Lodish, Ph.D. 

Whitehead Institute/MIT

“Academic Entrepreneurs, New Technologies, and Building a Biotechnology Ecosystem: A Personal History”




Wednesday, April 14


4 PM – Virtual Meeting


William G. Kaelin Jr., M.D.

Harvard Medical School & Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

”The von Hippel-Lindau Tumor Suppressor: Insights into Oxygen Sensing, Cancer, and Drugging the Undruggable”




Thursday, April 15




Friday, April 16


8 AM – Virtual Meeting

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Robert Califf, M.D., MACC
Head of Clinical Policy and Strategy for Verily and Google Health
Adjunct Professor, Duke University and Stanford University

“Can we Stop the Tsunami of Common, Chronic Disease in the Post-Pandemic Era?”


12 Noon – Virtual Meeting

Scherer Lab Minigroup Meeting

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1 PM – Virtual Meeting 

Endocrine Grand Rounds

Ronald Mancini M.D.

Associate Professor

UTSW – Department of Ophthalmology

“Thyroid Eye Disease Management in 2021”

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