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October Events

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Chian Ju Jong and Kyle Flippo

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Presented by Chian Ju Jong, PhD Stefan Strack Lab "Recurrent de novo Mutations of PPP2R5D in Jordan's Syndrome that Cause Intellectual Disability and Autism" Presented by Kyle Flippo, PhD Matt Potthoff Lab "Endocrine Regulation of Alcohol Consumption Through the Basolateral Amygdala"

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Rohit Kulkarni, MD PhD

Monday, October 5, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Rohit Kulkarni, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine  Joslin Diabetes Center Harvard Medical School Presentation: TBD 

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Michael F. Jarvis, PhD, FBPhS

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Research Reproducibility, Precision Medicine, and the Impact of CFTR Modulators on Cystic Fibrosis" Presented by Michael F. Jarvis, PhD, FBPhS Senior Director Scientific Medical Affairs AbbVie, Inc. North Chicago, IL

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Jeffrey Pessin, PhD

Monday, October 12, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Jeffrey Pessin, PhD Professor, Department of Medicine - Endocrinology Professor, Department of Molecular Pharmacology Judy R. and Alfred A. Rosenberg Professorial Chair in Diabetes Research Director, Department of Medicine Diabetes Research Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine  Presentation: Unexpected role for SNARE proteins in adipose tissue biology

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Paul Cohen, MD, PhD

Monday, October 19, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Paul Cohn, MD, PhD  Albert Resnick, MD Assistant Professor  Head, Laboratory of Molecular Metanolism The Rockefeller University Presentation: Local and Systemic Adipose Tissue Crosstalk

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Uday Singh and Jingwei Jiang

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"The Role of Lateral Hypothalamic Leptin Circuitry in Autonomic Control of Cardiovascular Function" Presented by Uday Singh, PhD Huxing Cui Lab "Address Role of Hypothalamic Steroidogenic Fctor 1 (SF1) Neurons in Regulation of metabolic homeostasis and Autonomic Function? Presented by Jingwei (Jane) Jiang, MD, PhD Kamal Rahmouni Lab

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Brian Finck, PhD

Monday, October 26, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Brian Finck, PhD  Associate Professor of Medicine  Division of Geriatrics & Nutritional Science Washington University St. Louis School of Medicine Presentation: Targeting mitochondrial metabolism to treat obesity-related diseases

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Jacob Rysted and Kristin Claflin

Thursday, October 29, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"MCU Knockout on Synaptic Transmission, Neural Excitability and Seizure Susceptibility" Presented by Jacob Rysted, PhD Yuriy Usachev Lab "Central Regulation of Energy Expenditure by FGF21" Presented by Kristin Claflin, PhD Matt Potthoff Lab