January 16, 2014
Joel K. Elmquist, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Professor, Internal Medicine and Pharmacology
Director, Division of Hypothalamic Research
"SF1 in the Hypothalamus: A Key Factor Linking Exercise, Metabolism, and Mood"
January 23, 2014
Sabrina Diano, Ph.D.
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, of Comparative Medicine and of Neurobiology
Director, Reproductive Neurosciences Group
January 30, 2014
Thue W. Schwartz, M.D., D.M.Sc.
Professor and Research Director
The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolism Research University of Copenhagen
"Nutrient and Metabolite Receptors - Novel Targets to Control Gut and Pancreatic Hormone Secretion"
February 6, 2014
Randy Seeley PhD
Professor of Endocrinology
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Advanced Imaging Research Center
“Bariatric Surgery: It’s not what you think it is. Molecular targets for the beneficial effects of surgery on obesity and diabetes.”
February 13, 2014
Samuel Klein, M.D.
William H. Danforth Professor of Medicine and Nutritional Science
Director, Center for Human Nutrition
Washington University School of Medicine
"Metabolically normal and abnormal obesity"