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October 17, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Category: Special Event
Location: St. Andrew's
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Current Graduate Students, Faculty, Staff

Guest Speakers (listed alphabetically)

Rolf Bodmer, Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Development, Aging and Regeneration Program. Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
“Modeling Lipotoxic Cardiomyopathy in Drosophila and Across Generations.”

Jeffrey Pessin, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Professor of Molecular PharmacologyAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
“Regulation of Gluconeogenic and Lipogenic Gene Expression by the Mediator Transcription
Co-activator Complex.”

Vsevolod Polotsky, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine,  Johns Hopkins University
“Leptin and Leptin Resistance in Sleep Disordered Breathing.”

Frank Scheer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of  Medicine, Harvard University
“Impact of the Human Circadian System and Circadian Disruption on Metabolism.” 

Guang ‘William’ Wong, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Physiology, Johns Hopkins University
“Metabolic Control by CTRP Family of Hormones.”

For more information about this event, please contact Christine Cupps at 577-4639 or