April Events

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Michael Freemark, MD

Monday, April 1, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Michael Freemark, MD Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Professor of Pediatrics Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Duke University School of Medicine Presentation: Life trajectories in childhood obesity:  development, descent, deliverance

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Lucas Carr, PhD

Monday, April 15, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Lucas Carr, PhD Associate Professor Department of Health & Human Physiology University of Iowa Presentation: Envisioning Exercise is Medicine at the University of Iowa

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Jay D. Horton, MD

Monday, April 22, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Jay D. Horton, MD Professor & Director Center for Human Nutrition | Internal Medicine | Molecular Genetics Director's Endowed Chair; Scott Grundy Director's Chair The Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Chair in Obesity & Diabetes Research Distinguished Chair in Human Nutrition Division of Digestive & Liver Diseases UT Southwestern Medical Center Presentation: Role of Lipogenesis in Health and Disease

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Christina D. Economos, PhD

Monday, April 29, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Christina D. Economos, PhD Professor Chair, Division of Nutrition Interventions, Communication, and Behavior Change New Balance Chair in Childhood Nutrition Co-Founder, Director and Vice-Chair, ChildObesity180 Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy Tufts University, Boston MA Presentation: Catalyzing Communities to Prevent Obesity:  A Systems Approach