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Symposium

Liver Center/ NORC Symposium

Friday, January 20th, 2016

9:00 am to 2:30 pm

Aldea Center

Parnassus Campus

RSVP required to reserve lunch: Sandhya.AdiyodiVeetil@ucsf.edu

 

Endogenous and Exogenous

Determinants of Fatty Liver Disease

 

9: 00 AM Jacquelyn Maher, MD | Medicine

 

Welcome & introduction

 

9:10 AM Holly Ingraham, PhD | Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology

 

Phospholipids, lipid droplet size and fatty liver

 

9:40 AM Allison Xu, PhD | Diabetes Center

 

Neural regulation of hepatic lipid metabolism and metabolic efficiency

 

Coffee Break 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM

 

10:30 AM Monika Sarkar, MD | Medicine

 

The role of "male" sex hormones in women with NAFLD

 

11:00 AM Aras Mattis, MD, PhD | Pathology

 

Modeling fatty liver disease using iPSC-heps

 

11:30 AM Jacquelyn Maher, MD | Medicine

 

Dietary macronutrients in the control of hepatic steatosis

 

Lunch Break 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

 

1:00 PM Shingo Kajimura, PhD | Diabetes Center

 

White, brown, beige fat and the adipose-liver axis

 

1:30 PM Suneil Koliwad, MD | Medicine and Diabetes Center

 

Meta-inflammation in obesity and fatty liver disease

 

2:00 PM Andreas Stahl, PhD | Nutritional Sciences & Toxicology, UC Berkeley

 

Fatty acid transport and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma