Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location Notes: 

1501 N. Campbell Ave.

College of Medicine-Tucson, Room 5403

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Didactic Series

SPEAKER: Lily Q. Dong, PhD; Professor, Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy, & Department of Pharmacology, University of Texas Health San Antonio (UTHSA). Dr. Dong has devoted her research career to studying the fundamental mechanisms underlying insulin resistance and its related diseases including obesity and type 2 diabetes with special emphasis on adiponectin signaling and the cross talk between adiponectin and insulin signal pathways.

TOPIC: "The Role of Adiponectin Signaling in Glucose and Lipid Metabolism"