September 4, 2014
Dr. Hao Zhu M.D.
Childrens Medical Center Research Institute at UTSW
"Defining the relationships between liver injury, regeneration, and cancer."
September 11, 2014.
Dr. Michael Lutter M.D. , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
“The cellular and molecular basis of eating disorders”
September 18, 2014
Rana Gupta, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor , Touchstone Diabetes Center UTSWMC
“Defining Preadipocytes and the Developmental Origins of Healthy Obesity”
September 25, 2014
Richard C. Wang, MD PhD
Department of Dermatology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
"Transporter Phosphorylation Promotes Glucose Transport and Is Impaired in GLUT1 Deficiency Syndrome"
October 2, 2014
MATTHIAS H. TSCHÖP, M.D.
Director, Helmholtz Zentrum München German Research Center
Garching bei München, Germany
October 16, 2014
Nada Abumrad, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine & Obesity Research
Washington University in St. Louis
“Fatty acids and the metabolic syndrome”
October 23, 2014
Darcy L. Johannson, Ph.D., PhD
Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Baton Rouge, LA
"Metabolic adaptations to body weight fluctuations"
October 30, 2014
Xin-Liang Ma, MD
Professor of Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University
November 20, 2014
Zane Andrews Ph.D.
Lab Head Neural Control of Energy Homeostasis
"Metabolic sensing in the hypothalamus: mitochondrial and hormonal influences"
December 4, 2014
Andrea L Hevener, PhD
Associate Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism
University of California, Los Angeles
December 11, 2014
Richard Dimarchi, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Chemistry
Indiana University Bloomington
January 15, 2015
Michael Jirousek, PhD
"Discovery and Development of SREBP Modulators for the Treatment of Lipid Disorders"
January 29, 2015
Steven J. Russell M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School and
Massachusetts General Hospital Diabetes Research Center
February 5, 2015
Laurie J. Goodyear, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Senior Investigator and Section Head
Section on Integrative Physiology and Metabolism
Exercise: Novel Mechanisms Regulating Glucose Metabolism
February 12, 2015
Timothy H. Moran, Ph.D.
Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Satiety signaling: roles for CCK and GLP-1
Elizabeth Speliotes MD, Ph.D, MPH
Assistant Professor University of Michigan
"THESE GENES MAKE ME LOOK FAT BUT WILL THEY KILL ME? GENETICS OF HUMAN OBESITY AND NAFLD"
March 26, 2015
Peter Arvan, M.D., PhD
Division Chief, Metabolism Endocrinology & Diabetes
Director, Comprehensive Diabetes Center
University of Michigan
Mutant INS gene-induced Diabetes of Youth
April 9, 2015
Dr. Dan Kelly
Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute Orlando, Florida
Deciphering the Metabolic Origins of Heart Failure
April 16, 2015
Roger J. Davis Ph.D. F.R.S.
Professor of Molecular & Cellular Biology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Metabolic stress signaling by JNK