Program

 

Thursday, April 25, 2019

08:15-08:45

Continental Breakfast

08:45-09:00

Introduction – Dr. J. Woodgett/Dr. Dr. Drucker

09:00-09:25

Karine Clement, MD, PhD
Sorbonne University/INSERM
Invited Gut Microbiota in Bariatric Surgery; Metabolic Impact

09:25-09:40

Q&A

09:40-10:05

Elizabeth Seaquist, MD
University of Minnesota
Impaired Awareness of Hypoglycemia in Diabetes: Effects of Recurrent Hypoglycemia on the Brain

10:05-10:20

Q&A

10:20-10:45

Matthew Hayes, PhD
Perelman School of Medicine
Dissecting Novel Brainstem Cellular Phenotypes Mediating the Hypophagic Effects of GLP-1 Receptor

10:45-11:00

Q&A

11:00-12:05

Trainee Presentations

11:00-11:15         Emily Day
McMaster University
GDF15 is a Metformin Stimulated Hepatokine that is Important  for Promoting Weight Loss

11:15-11:30         Ju Hee Lee
University of Toronto
Intermittent Fasting Improves Age-Associated Metabolic Abnormalities by Remodelling of the White Adipose Tissue

11:30-11:45         Idit Dotan
University of Toronto
Protective Role of Myeloid JAK2 in Atherosclersosis

11:45-12:05         Jhenielle Campbell & Sarah Wheeler
University of Toronto
The Regulation of Circadian Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Secretion from the Intestinal Epithelial L-Cell by Munc18-1
Elucidating the Interactions between the Microbiome, Intestinal Immunity and Circadian Secretion of Glucagon-Like Peptide 1

12:05-13:00

Lunch Break

13:00-13:25

Kathryn Moore, PhD
New York University Langone Health
Chronic Inflammation and Cardiometabolic Diseases

13:25-13:40

Q&A

13:40-14:05

Satchin Panda, PhD
Salk Institute
Time-restricted Eating for Prevention and Management of Metabolic Diseases; Lessons from Basic Science and Potential for Translation

14:05-14:20

Q&A

14:20-14:45

Lydia Lynch, PhD
Harvard University, Trinity College
The Interdependence of Systemic and Cellular Immunometabolism

14:45-15:00

Q&A

15:00-15:25

Katalin Susztak, MD, PhD
Perelman School of Medicine
From Glycemic Control to Complication Prevention; Shifting the Focus in Diabetes

15:25-15:40

Q&A

   

 

 

          
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