Invited Lectures

Dr. Rodica Pop-Busui at Neurodiab

Dr. Rodica Pop-Busui has had the privilege and honor of being invited to speak at numerous meetings and conferences, here at U-M, nationally, and internationally.

Grand Rounds Lectures

  • Diabetic Neuropathy – A Position Statement of the American Diabetes Association. Grand Rounds Presentation, University of Miami, Miami, FL, January 2017
  • Can We Cure Diabetic Neuropathy? Grand Round Presentation, Winthrop University and Diabetes Center, Rhode Island and New York, December 2015
  • Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Cardiovascular Outcomes. Grand Rounds Presentation, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, September 2015
  • Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Cardiovascular Outcomes. Invited Plenary Lecture at the University of Chicago Diabetes Day, Chicago, IL, May 2015
  • Diagnosis and Management of Diabetic Neuropathy. MSMS Foundation 3rd Annual Spring Scientific Meeting, The Henry, Dearborn, MI, May 2014
  • Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Diabetes. Grand Rounds Presentation, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, July 2013
  • Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy in Diabetes. Grand Rounds Presentation, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University, Seoul, Korea, March 2013
  • Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Diabetes. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Science seminar series, The University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center (CVC), November 2012
  • Can We Cure Diabetic Neuropathy? Role of Risk Factor Control. Citywide Endocrine Rounds at the University of Toronto, May 2012
  • Risk Factor Control and Diabetic Neuropathy. Grand Rounds at the Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, May 2012
  • Can We Cure Diabetic Neuropathy? Role of Risk Factor Control. Medical Grand Rounds at the University of Michigan Health System, January 2012
  • Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in Diabetes and Prediabetes. Citywide Endocrine Rounds at the University of Toronto, September 2009

Presentations at National/International Meetings

  • Pop-Busui R: What can we learn from Diabetic Neuropathy Clinical Trials. Plenary Lecture and Invited Faculty at the 5th Annual Summer School of the Society for Diabetic Neuropathy (NEURODIAB), Sinaia, Romania, July 21-24, 2016
  • Pop-Busui R: Amputations are increasing and the Foot Clinics Are Bursting―What Can We Do? Is Early Diabetic Neuropathy Reversible? Invited symposia talk at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Diabetes Association, New Orleans, LA, June 10-14, 2016
  • Pop-Busui R: Updates in type 1 diabetes and the artificial pancreas. Invited plenary session at the 42nd National Congress of the Romanian Society of Diabetes, Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases, Brasov, Romania, May 25-28, 2016
  • Pop-Busui R: Diabetic Neuropathies. Invited Meet the Professors Plenary Sessions at the Centennial Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society, April 1-4, Boston, MA, April 1-4, 2016
  • Pop-Busui R: How to Treat the Pain Due to Diabetic Neuropathy: Facts and Controversies. Plenary Invited Lecture at the Annual Meeting of the Diabetes Technology Society, Bethesda, MD, October 2015
  • Pop-Busui R: Diabetes Getting on Your Nerves. Plenary Invited Lecture at the Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 2015
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in Type 1 Diabetes. NIH Workshop on Cardiovascular Disease and Type 1 Diabetes, NIH campus, Bethesda, MD, October 2014
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Type 1 vs. Type 2 Diabetes- Lessons from Large Clinical Trials. Plenary Invited Lecture at the 2nd Congress in Diabetic Neuropathy and Diabetic Foot, Bucharest, Romania, October 2014
  • Pop-Busui R: Diabetic Neuropathy and Urologic Complications in Men with Type 1 Diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 24th Annual Diabetic Neuropathy Study Group (NEURODIAB) Meeting, Sopron, Hungary, September 2014
  • Pop-Busui R: Diabetic Neuropathy and Urologic Complications in Men with Type 1 Diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 50th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Vienna, Austria, September 2014
  • Pop-Busui R: Meet the Professors: How to Approach the Patient with Diabetic Neuropathy; at the 74th Annual Meeting of the American Diabetes Association Meeting, San Francisco, June 2014
  • Pop-Busui R: Clinical Implications of the Autonomic Neuropathies. Invited Special Plenary Lecture at the 40th Annual Meeting of the Romanian Diabetes Society Meeting, Sibiu, Romania, May 2014
  • Pop-Busui R: New Insights on Diabetic Nephropathy. Invited Special Plenary Lecture at the 40th Annual Meeting of the Romanian Diabetes Society Meeting, Sibiu, Romania, May 2014
  • Pop-Busui R: Left Ventricular Metabolism, Function and Sympathetic Innervation in Type 1 Diabetes. The Annual Meeting of the American Heart Association, Los Angeles, CA, November 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy from Diagnosis to Prognosis. State-of-the-Art Lecture at the X1X Congress of the Brazilian Diabetes Society, Florianopolis, Brazil, October 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetic Complications. State-of-the-Art Lecture at the X1X Congress of the Brazilian Diabetes Society, Florianopolis, Brazil, October 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Meet the Professors: Practical tips in diagnosis and treatment of autonomic neuropathies; at the X1X Congress of the Brazilian Diabetes Society, Florianopolis, Brazil, October 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Erectile Dysfunction in Men with Type 1 Diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Annual Meeting of the Diabetic Neuropathy Study Group (NEURODIAB), Barcelona, Spain, September 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Men with Type 1 Diabetes. Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Barcelona, Spain, September 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy and Erectile Dysfunction in Men with Type 1 Diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC): Oral presentation at the 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Diabetes Association Meeting, Chicago, IL, June 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Glycemic Variability but Not Glycemic Exposure Predicts Lower Heart Rate Variability in Patients with type 1 diabetes: Oral presentation at the 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Diabetes Association Meeting, Chicago, IL, June 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Autonomic Neuropathy from Diagnosis to Treatment. Plenary symposium at the Brazilian Endocrine Meeting, Recife, Brazil, June 2103
  • Pop-Busui R: Peripheral Diabetic Neuropathy Treatment Update. Plenary symposium at the Brazilian Endocrine Meeting, Recife, Brazil, June 2103
  • Pop-Busui R: Clinical implications of cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy in diabetes. Invited plenary lecture; International symposium Past, Present and Future in Diabetes Complications Research, Bucharest Romania, May 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Can We Cure Diabetic Neuropathies? Clinical Endpoints and Lessons from Clinical Trials. Invited Special Plenary Lecture at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Romanian Diabetes Society Meeting, Sibiu, Romania, May 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Global Initiatives in Major Diabetes Clinical Trials. The 3rd Annual Meeting on Global Clinical Trials, Seoul, Korea, March 2013
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy, Myocardial Dysfunction and Cardiovascular Outcomes. The 2nd Annual D. Dan and Betty Kahn University of Michigan-Technion University Collaborative Cardiovascular Research Symposium, Haifa, Israel, December 2012
  • Pop-Busui R: Impact of Glycemic Control Strategies on the Incidence of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes (BARI 2D) Cohort. Oral presentation at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Annual Meeting of the Diabetic Neuropathy Study Group (NEURODIAB), Dresden, Germany, September 2012
  • Pop-Busui R: Peripheral Neuropathy in the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Cohort: A Pilot Study. Oral presentation at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Annual Meeting of the Diabetic Neuropathy Study Group (NEURODIAB), Dresden, Germany, September 2012
  • Pop-Busui R: Impact of Glycemic Control Strategies on the Incidence of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes (BARI 2D) Cohort: Oral presentation at the 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Diabetes Association Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, June 2012
  • Pop-Busui R: Autonomic Measurements and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Diabetes. Invited Plenary Lecture at the 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Diabetes Association Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, June 2012
  • Pop-Busui R: Left Ventricle Function and Sympathetic Innervation in Type 1 Diabetes. American Heart Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, November 2011
  • Pop-Busui R: Intensive Risk Factor Control and Diabetic Complications. Invited Plenary Lecture at the Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Diabetes Association Meeting, Brasilia, Brazil, October 2011
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy in Diabetes. Invited Plenary Lecture at the Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Diabetes Association Meeting, Brasilia, Brazil, October 2011
  • Pop-Busui R. New Therapeutic Approach for Insulin Resistance and Inflammation. Invited Plenary Lecture at the Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Diabetes Association Meeting, Brasilia, Brazil, October 2011
  • Pop-Busui R: Progression of Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 21st Annual NEURODIAB Meeting, Porto, Portugal, September 2011
  • Pop-Busui R: Risk Factor Control and Diabetic Neuropathy: Lessons from ACCORD. Invited Plenary Lecture at the Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Lisbon, Portugal, September 2011
  • Pop-Busui R: Progression of Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 71st Annual Meeting of the American Diabetes Association Meeting, San Diego, CA, June 2011
  • Pop-Busui R: Pathogenesis of Diabetic Neuropathy. Invited Plenary Lecture at the 8th National Congress of the Romanian Federation of Diabetes, Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases. Cluj-Napoca, Romania, September 2010
  • Pop-Busui R: “Diabetic Neuropathy before and after DCCT-EDIC and ACCORD Trials” Invited Plenary Lecture at the 5-Th Central European Association for the Study of Diabetes Congress, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, September 2010
  • Pop-Busui R: Invited Seminar Debate: Assessing Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in Research and Clinical Care, The 20th Annual NEURODIAB Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, September 2010
  • Pop-Busui R: Effects of Intensive Risk Factor Management on Measures of Neuropathy in Participants with Type 2 Diabetes Enrolled in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) Trial, the 20th Annual NEURODIAB Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, September 2010
  • Pop-Busui R: Validation of the Michigan Neuropathy Screening Instrument as a Measure of Distal Symmetrical Peripheral Neuropathy in Type 1 Diabetes: Results from the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (DCCT/EDIC). The 70th American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, June 2010
  • Pop-Busui R: Oral Invited Presentation: Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy and Left Ventricular Function in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Intervention and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). The Annual Meeting of the American Heart Association, Orlando, Florida, November 2009
  • Pop-Busui R: Oral Invited Presentation: Cardiovascular Denervation and Oxidative Stress in Subjects with Metabolic Syndrome. The joint session of the 8th International Symposium on Diabetic Neuropathy and 19th Annual Meeting of the Diabetic Neuropathy Study Group of the EASD- NEURODIAB, Toronto, Canada, October 2009
  • Pop-Busui R: Oral Invited Presentation: Association between Hypoglycemia and Impaired Cardiovascular Autonomic Function in the DCCT/EDIC cohort. The joint session of the 8th International Symposium on Diabetic Neuropathy and 19th Annual Meeting of the Diabetic Neuropathy Study Group of the EASD- NEURODIAB, Toronto, Canada, October 2009
  • Pop-Busui R: Platform Invited Presentation: Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). The Annual Meeting of the Peripheral Nerve Society, Wurzburg, Germany, July 2009
  • Pop-Busui R, Raffel D, Byun J, Rubenfire M, Giri A, Ryan K, Brown M, Pennathur S: Cardiovascular Denervation and Oxidative Stress in Subjects with Metabolic Syndrome. Oral presentation at the 69th American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, June 2009
  • Pop-Busui R, Evans G, Gerstein H, Fonseca V, Hoogwerf B, Genuth S, Fleg J, Grimm R, Corson M, Prineas R, and the ACCORD Study Group. Cardiac Autonomic Dysfunction Predicts Cardiovascular Mortality in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) Trial. Oral presentation at the 69th American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, June 2009
  • Pop-Busui R, Raffel D, Byun J, Rubenfire M, Giri A, Ryan K, Brown M, Pennathur S: Oxidative Stress and Cardiovascular Denervation in Subjects with Metabolic Syndrome. Presentation at the 3rd International Congress of Prediabetes and Metabolic Syndrome, , Nice, France, April 2009
  • Pop-Busui R: Invited plenary presentation: Clinical Initiatives in Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes. The renal week - Annual Meeting of the American Society of Nephrology, Philadelphia, November 2008
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 18th Annual Meeting of the NEURODIAB, Orvieto, Italy, September 2008
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 44th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Rome Italy, September 2008
  • Pop-Busui R: Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study (DCCT/EDIC). Oral presentation at the 68th American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, June 2008
  • Pop-Busui R: Rosiglitazone Ameliorates Nitrosative Stress and Preserves Myocardial Blood Flow in Type 2 Diabetes. Oral presentation at the 17th Annual Meeting of the NEURODIAB, Utrecht, The Netherlands, September 2007
  • Pop-Busui R: Prevalence of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy (DPN) and Relation to Glycemic Control Strategies at Baseline in the BARI 2D Cohorts. Oral presentation at the 67th American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, June 2007
  • Pop-Busui R: Oxidative Stress and Cardiovascular Denervation in Diabetes: An Interventional Trial. 16th Annual Meeting of the NEURODIAB, Ystad, Sweden, September 2006
  • Pop-Busui R: Cross Talk between Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) pathway, oxidative stress and inflammation in long term experimental diabetic neuropathy. 16th Annual Meeting of the NEURODIAB, Ystad, Sweden, September 2006
  • Pop-Busui R.: Long Term Protective Effects of Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Gene Inactivation on Functional Deficits of Experimental Diabetic Neuropathy. 66th American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, Washington DC, June 2006
  • Pop-Busui R, Kellogg AP, Hayes J, Larkin D, Stevens MJ, Feldman EL: Protective effects of cyclooxygenase-2 (cox-2) gene inactivation against intraepidermal nerve fibers loss and peripheral nerve dysfunction in long-term experimental diabetes. 7th International Symposium of Diabetic Neuropathy of the International Diabetes Federation, Cape Town, South Africa, November-December 2006
  • Pop-Busui R: Invited Plenary Key Note Address : Cutting Edge Theories on the Pathogenesis of Diabetic Neuropathies, 7th International Symposium of Diabetic Neuropathy of the International Diabetes Federation, Cape Town, South Africa, November-December 2006
  • Pop-Busui R: Effects of Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Gene Inactivation on Myocardial Oxidative Stress and Inflammation in Experimental Diabetes. American Heart Association Scientific Session, Dallas, TX, November 2005
  • Pop-Busui R: Effects of Cyclooxygenase (COX) Inhibition on Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) and Sensory Fiber Function in Experimental Diabetes. 15th Annual Meeting of the NEURODIAB, Porto Heli Greece, September 2005
  • Pop-Busui R: Protective Effects of Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Gene Inactivation on Functional and Biochemical Deficits of Experimental Diabetic Neuropathy Are Maintained after Longer Diabetes Duration.15th Annual Meeting of the NEURODIAB, Porto Heli, Greece, September 2005
  • Pop-Busui R: Cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 Selective Inhibition, Oxidative Stress and Inflammation in Experimental Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy. 65th American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, June 2005