Answering the call for progress against diabetes
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2020
This program is provided at no cost to participants.
- Three guest presenters from outside Oklahoma
- Longer talks by senior faculty
- Short talks by junior faculty
- Students and post-docs will present posters, and awards will be conferred for various divisions
2020 GUEST PRESENTERS
BRYAN C. BERGMAN, Ph.D. | University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
JAY D. HORTON, M.D. | UT Southwest Medical Center
Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Chair in Obesity and Diabetes, Scott Grundy’s Director Chair, Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular Genetics, Director of the Center for Human Nutrition
JANE REUSCH, M.D., ASCI, AAP, FAHA | University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Center
Professor, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Director of Diabetes Research and Personalized Medicine to Transform Care; Associate Director, Center for Women’s Health Research; Co-Director, University of Colorado NIH Diabetes Research Center; Departments of Medicine, Integrative Physiology, and Bioengineering; Staff Physician and Merit Investigator, Rocky Mountain Regional VAMC, Aurora, CO
||Posters installed (until 8:20)
||Registration & Continental Breakfast
||Welcome | Ann Louise Olson, Ph.D., and Jed Friedman, Ph.D.
SESSION I: Oral Presentations & Discussions | Moderator: Stephanie Pierce, M.D., M.S.
Development of PPARα Agonists as Systemically Available Drug Leads for Diabetic Retinopathy
Adam S. Duerfeldt, Ph.D.
8:45 | Calorie Restriction Prevents Age-Related Changes in the Intestinal Microbiota
Archana Unnikrishnan, Ph.D.
9:00 | Inhibitory Effect of Metformin on Exercise Training
Benjamin Miller, Ph.D.
9:30 | Viewing Diabetes from a Bioenergetics Perspective
FEATURED PRESENTATION: P. Darrell Neufer, Ph.D.
SESSION II: Oral Presentations & Discussions | Moderator: Susan Sisson, Ph.D., RDN, CHES, FACSM
Macrophage-Derived microRNA-155 Increases in Obesity and Influences Adipocyte Metabolism by Targeting Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor Gamma
Jeanie Tryggestad, M.D.
10:45 | How Early Exposure to Poor Maternal Diet Programs Adult Metabolic Disease
Karen Jonscher, Ph.D.
11:00 | Melanocortin Regulation of Feeding Independent from Effects on Energy Expenditure
Amanda L. Sharpe, Ph.D.
11:30 | Ceramides: The New Cholesterol
FEATURED PRESENTATION: Scott Summers, Ph.D.
Lunch | First come, first choice; quantities are limited
||Poster Judging Session
SESSION III: Oral Presentations & Discussions | Moderator: Weidong Wang, Ph.D..
Prenatal conditions and the pathway to obesity and diabetes in children: The Offspring Study
Kevin Short, Ph.D., FACSM
2:45 | CRISPLD2: A Novel Adipokine and Its Regulation in Weight Loss
David Sparling, M.D., Ph.D.
3:00 | The Role of Glucose Metabolism in Adipocyte Development
Ann Louise Olson, Ph.D.
3:30 | Diet, Fat and Diabetes
FEATURED PRESENTATION: Matthew Rodeheffer, Ph.D.
||Closing Remarks | Mary Beth Humphrey, M.D., Ph.D.
Reception and Awards Presentation
Samis Center Rooftop Garden (Alternate: Samis Center Level B)
2019 SYMPOSIUM AWARD WINNERS
Poster Presentations, GROUP A: Nicole Eliason
Poster Presentations, GROUP B: Ahmadreza Homayouni
Poster Presentations, GROUP C
Dr. Jay Ma Award for Outstanding Poster: Hunter Porter
Poster Presentations, GROUP D: Shiwali Goyal
Poster Presentations, GROUP E
Dr. Steven D. Chernausek Award for Outstanding Poster: Oana Herlea-Pana
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Harold Hamm Diabetes Center | Phone: (405) 271-2824 | Katie-Hoefling@ouhsc.edu