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: Brandon Davies, PhD

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

Brandon Davies, PhD Associate Professor Dept. of Biochemistry | FOEDRC | Carver College of Medicine University of Iowa Presentation: ANGPTL protiens and the fine-tuning of fat fate  

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Ajit Vikram, PhD

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

Ajit Vikram, PhD Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine University of Iowa | Department of Internal Medicine Presentation:  Microbiota regulated miR-204 and Cardiac Resilience to Hypertrophic Stress

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Ethan Anderson, PhD

Monday, August 5, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Ethan Anderson, PhD Associate Professor University of Iowa | Department of Pharmaceutical Scients & Experimental Therapeutics Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics Presentation:  Title Forthcoming