Touchstone Diabetes Center

Next week's activities:

Monday, April 14

9:15AM K.5.600
Scherer Lab Meeting
Note: Everyone welcome to attend – we will discuss informally highlights from several Keystone and Gordon Conferences
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Tuesday, April 15

10:45AM Y6.224
Division of Hypothalamic Research Seminar
Eugenia Morselli , PhD
Post-Doc, Clegg Lab
"Hypothalamic PGC-1a Protects Against High Fat Diet Exposure by Regulating ERa”

12 Noon K5.600
Touchstone Diabetes Center Seminar
No Touchstone Seminar this week

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Wednesday, April 16

3.45-4.45 pm K 5.600
Lipid and Metabolic Diseases Grand Rounds
Zahid Ahmad, MD
“Diet Therapy for Lipid Disorders”

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Thursday, April 17

Seminar Series on Obesity, Metabolism and Diabetes
4pm NG3
Jeffrey M. Friedman, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Marilyn M. Simpson Professor, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics
The Rockefeller University
“To Eat or Not To Eat: Studies of a Complex Motivational Behavior”
Note the different time and location!
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Friday, April 18

8:00 AM D1.502
Internal Medicine Grand Rounds
David Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
“Esophageal Cancer Treatment: Potential Insight from the Development of Barrett’s Esophagus--Can it BE?”


1 PM ­ Y6.224
Endocrine Grand Rounds
David McFadden, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
TBD

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