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TITLE: “Michigan Diabetes Research Center Annual Diabetes Symposium 2020”
DATE + TIME: Saturday March 14 2020, 9:00 AM — 2:00 PM;
LOCATION: North Campus Research Complex, Building 18, Dining Hall; 2800 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor
SPEAKERS: Jose C. Florez, MD, PhD (Kroc Lecturer), Harvard Medical School: “Towards precision medicine in diabetes: Using genetics to understand disease heterogeneity”; Carrie Ferrario, PhD, University of Michigan: “Why did I eat that? Roles for motivational systems in over-eating and obesity”; Beata Lecka-Czernik, PhD, University of Toledo: “Skeletal integration of energy metabolism”; David A. Antonetti, PhD, University of Michigan: “Regulation of the neurovascular unit and preservation of vision in diabetic retinopathy”.
ALSO: Data blitz and poster awards available for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.
CONTACT: Sarah Cain at 734-763-2561 or cains@umich.edu.

2020

Friday January 31 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Behavioral Economic Strategies to Improve Patient Engagement”
SPEAKER: Jeffrey Kullgren, MD, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Clinical Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Friday January 31 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Reconciling Published Remission Rates for Type 2 Diabetes”
SPEAKER: Deanna Isaman, Statistician Expert
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Research Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Tuesday February 04 9:00 AM — 10:30 AM Seminar
TITLES: “Physiological role of Sel1L-Hrd1 ERAD in pancreatic beta cells” with Neha Shrestha, PhD and “Physiological role of Sel1L-Hrd1 ERAD in pancreatic alpha cells” with Rachel Reinert, MD, PhD.
SERIES: Islet Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Ling Qi, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center.
Tuesday February 04 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Single cell genomics reveals immune cell landscape in NASH”
SPEAKER: Henry Kuang, PhD
SERIES: Cellular Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: 7745 Med Sci II, University of Michigan
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Jiandie Lin, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday February 05 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
TITLE: “GLP-1 and bariatric surgery: Friend or foe”
SPEAKER: Ki-Suk Kim, PhD
SERIES: Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Darleen Sandoval, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Thursday February 06 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
TITLE: “The role of mitochondrial quality control in the regulation of beta cell mass and identity”
SPEAKER: Gemma Pearson, PhD
SERIES: Mitochondrial Biology Interest Group (MBig)
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Scott Soleimanpour, MD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Friday February 07 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Fellow’s Cases”
SPEAKER: Winnie Nhan, DO and Mohammad Rauf, MD, MEND Fellows, University of Michigan
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Clinical Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Friday February 07 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM Seminar
TITLES: “Overlooked skills in medicine” with Christine Jarocki, DPM; and “Offloading the diabetic foot ulcer” with Rebecca Burmeister, DPM, MPH
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Research Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Wednesday February 12 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
TITLES: “Deconstructing brown adipose tissue neogenesis in vivo using single cell RNA sequencing” with Rayanne Burl; and “High fat diet alters zonation profile and fatty acid metabolism in hepatocytes at single cell resolution” with Sung-Rye Park, PhD
SERIES: Single-Cell Genomics in Obesity and Diabetes (scGOD) Research Club
LOCATION: LSI Library, Room 3040, 210 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the James Granneman, PhD (WSU) Lab + Jun Hee Lee, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Life Sciences Institute
Friday February 14 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Tech Update & DIY Pumps”
SPEAKER: Emily Weatherup, MS, RDN, CDE, Program Director – Adult Diabetes Program, University of Michigan
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Clinical Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Friday February 14 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Weight Bias, Health, and Health Care”
SPEAKER: Kendrin R. Sonneville, ScD, RD, FAED, John G. Searle Assistant Professor of Nutritional Sciences, University of Michigan
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Research Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Thursday February 20 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Integrative Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the James Granneman, PhD (WSU) Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Friday February 21 9:00 AM — 4:00 PM Conference
TITLE: “Rare Disease Day 2020 Educational Conference”
LOCATION: North Campus Research Complex (NCRC) 18, G201 Dining Hall; 2800 Plymouth Road, Building 18; Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2800
DESCRIPTION: To reframe communication and stimulate interdisciplinary, patient-centered research to accelerate the pace of discovery for those living with rare diseases in alignment with Rare Disease Day. Please go to bit.ly/2TuLYcY for more information.
Friday February 28 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Online and Connected: The Social Context of Diabetes Management”
SPEAKER: Michelle Litchman, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, Assistant Professor, University of Utah College of Nursing
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Clinical Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Friday February 28 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM Seminar
TITLE: “Safety, Efficacy and Absence of Evidence for radiation- induced malignancy in RAI therapy for hyperthyroidism”
SPEAKER: Anca M. Avram, M.D., FACNM, Professor of Radiology; Director, Nuclear Medicine Therapy Clinic; University of Michigan
SERIES: Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND) Research Conference
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Tuesday March 03 9:00 AM — 10:30 AM Seminar
SERIES: Islet Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Les Satin, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center.
Tuesday March 03 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM Seminar
SERIES: Cellular Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: 7745 Med Sci II, University of Michigan
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Jun Hee Lee, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday March 04 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Gina Leinninger, PhD (MSU) Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Thursday March 05 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Mitochondrial Biology Interest Group (MBig)
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Zhong Wang, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday March 11 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Single-Cell Genomics in Obesity and Diabetes (scGOD) Research Club
LOCATION: LSI Library, Room 3040, 210 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Ling Qi, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Life Sciences Institute
Saturday March 14 9:00 AM — 2:00 PM Symposium
TITLE: “Michigan Diabetes Research Center Annual Diabetes Symposium 2020”
INFORMATION: Speakers include Jose C. Florez, MD, PhD (Kroc Lecturer), Harvard Medical School: “Towards precision medicine in diabetes: Using genetics to understand disease heterogeneity”; Carrie Ferrario, PhD, University of Michigan: “Why did I eat that? Roles for motivational systems in over-eating and obesity”; Beata Lecka-Czernik, PhD, University of Toledo: “Skeletal integration of energy metabolism”; David A. Antonetti, PhD, University of Michigan: “Regulation of the neurovascular unit and preservation of vision in diabetic retinopathy”.
LOCATION: North Campus Research Complex, Building 18, Dining Hall; 2800 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor
DESCRIPTION: For more information please contact: Sarah Cain at 734-763-2561 or cains@umich.edu.
Thursday March 19 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Integrative Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Brigid Gregg, MD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday April 01 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Marianna Sadagurski, PhD (WSU) Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Thursday April 02 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Mitochondrial Biology Interest Group (MBig)
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Catherine Collins, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Tuesday April 07 9:00 AM — 10:30 AM Seminar
SERIES: Islet Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Scott Soleimanpour, MD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center.
Tuesday April 07 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM Seminar
SERIES: Cellular Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: 7745 Med Sci II, University of Michigan
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Dave Antonetti, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday April 08 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Single-Cell Genomics in Obesity and Diabetes (scGOD) Research Club
LOCATION: LSI Library, Room 3040, 210 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Y. Eugene Chen, MD, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Life Sciences Institute
Thursday April 16 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Integrative Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Ormond MacDougald, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Tuesday May 05 9:00 AM — 10:30 AM Seminar
SERIES: Islet Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Darleen Sandoval, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center.
Tuesday May 05 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM Seminar
SERIES: Cellular Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: 7745 Med Sci II, University of Michigan
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Tae-Hwa Chun, MD, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday May 06 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Martin Myers, Jr., MD, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Thursday May 07 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Mitochondrial Biology Interest Group (MBig)
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Amy Chang, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Thursday May 21 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Integrative Aspects of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Dan Beard, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Tuesday June 02 9:00 AM — 10:30 AM Seminar
SERIES: Islet Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Santiago Schnell, DPhil (Oxon), FRSC Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center.
Wednesday June 03 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Liangyou Rui, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Thursday June 04 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Mitochondrial Biology Interest Group (MBig)
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Dan Michele, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday July 01 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Monica Dus, PhD Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Tuesday July 07 9:00 AM — 10:30 AM Seminar
SERIES: Islet Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Xuequn Chen, PhD (WSU) Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center.
Thursday July 09 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Mitochondrial Biology Interest Group (MBig)
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Wednesday August 05 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM Seminar
SERIES: Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism Research Club
LOCATION: Brehm Tower, 5th Floor; Cure Room, Room #5050; 1000 Wall Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48105
DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Alex Johnson, PhD (MSU) Lab; Sponsored by The Michigan Diabetes Research Center, the Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center and the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology