OREI is a faculty-initiated, interdisciplinary and intercollegiate program established to address the prevention and treatment of obesity in a multi-disciplinary research and education program.

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Events

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism:  Gary Pierce, PhD

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Gary Pierce, PhD

Monday, June 25, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Associate Professor, Human Physiology University of Iowa Presentation: Arterial Stiffness in Aging and Chronic Disease in Humans - Measurement, Mechanisms and Management 

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism:  Peter Nau, MD, MS

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Peter Nau, MD, MS

Monday, July 9, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Program Director, Bariatric Fellowship Clinical Asst. Prof. - Gastrointestinal, Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery Department of Surgery University of Iowa

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism:  Matt Merrins, PhD

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Matt Merrins, PhD

Monday, July 16, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Assistant Professor Dept's. of Medicine and Bio-molecular Chemistry Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine & Public Health Presentation: Illuminating β-cell Metabolic Rhythms with Real-time Imaging - Implications for Diabetes Therapies