Endocrinology Grand Rounds

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location Notes: 

1501 N. Campbell Ave.

Room 5403, College of Medicine-Tucson

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Grand Rounds

SPEAKER: Joseph A. Houmard, Ph.D. Professor in the Department of Exercise & Sport Science, Director, Bioenergetics Ph.D. Program, Deptments of Exercise & Sport Science & Physiology at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina. Dr. Houmard's research focuses on skeletal muscle metabolism and how it is altered with conditions such as aging , insulin, resistance, and obesity and how interventions such as weight loss and exercise exert their positive effects.

TOPIC: "Obesity: Is there a metabolic program? (and can exercise help?)"