Thursday, May 21, 2020

Michigan Diabetes Research Center Virtual Diabetes Symposium 2020

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Session I

 

3:00 - 3:05 p.m. Welcome

Scott Soleimanpour, MD, Director of Enrichment, MDRC

3:05 - 3:15 p.m. MDRC Update

Martin G. Myers, Jr., MD, PhD, Director, MDRC

3:15 - 3:35 p.m. Carrie Ferrario, PhD, University of Michigan Pharmacology

"Why did I eat that? Roles for Motivational Systems in Over-Eating and Obesity”

3:35 - 3:55 p.m. Beata Lecka-Czernik, PhD, University of Toledo Center for Diabetes and Endocrine Research

“Skeletal Integration of Energy Metabolism”

3:55 – 4:15 p.m. David A. Antonetti, PhD, University of Michigan Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences and Molecular & Integrative Physiology

“Regulation of the Neurovascular Unit and Preservation of Vision

in Diabetic Retinopathy”

4:15 - 5:00 p.m. Short Trainee Talks

 

Session II will be held on Thursday, May 28 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.