E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD


Welcome to the Department of Internal Medicine. For nearly 150 years, we have excelled in clinical care, research, and education. That rich history teaches us to respect tradition and to strive for greater innovation and discovery.

E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD
Chair and DEO, Internal Medicine

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Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Robert V. Farese, Jr., MD

Monday, November 19, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Professor of Genetics & Complex Diseases, HSPH Professor of Cell Biology Associate Member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presentation: The skinny on fat:  Mechanisms and physiology of lipid synthesis and storage in lipid droplets

Internal Medicine Research Seminar

Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Presenters: Alicia Gerke, MD, MBA and Mohamad Mokadem, MD