Seminars: UCSF Diabetes, Obesity, and Nutrition seminar series

Weekly UCSF Diabetes, Obesity, and Nutrition seminar series held on Thursdays at 4 pm during the academic year. Seminars are announced UCSF-wide and available for all to attend. The seminars contain a mix of nutrition, obesity and metabolism-related studies (in bold), together with studies in diabetes and related fields.

Date Seminar Title Presenter/Affiliation
February 27, 2020 Immunotherapy for Type 1 Diabetes: a 35-year perspective​

Jay Skylar, MD, MACP

University of Miami

 February 13, 2020 IL-6 before and after birth

Ilgiz Mufazalov, Phd

Post Doc, BLuestone Lab. UCSF

January 30, 2020 Generating and Interrogating human stem cell derived islet cells

Matthias Hebrok, PhD, Professor

UCSF Diabetes Center

January 16, 2020 Ca2+ Controls the Epithelial Cell Quiescence-Proliferation Decision through Regulating IGF Signaling

Yi Xin, PhD, Post Doc

University of Michigan

January 9, 2020 Quality or quantity: Beta cell mitochondrial health in the development of diabetes

Scott A. Soleimapour, MD 

Assistant Professor, University of Michigan

December 15, 2019 Optimizing Care for the food insecure patient

Hilary Seligman, MD, MAS

Professor, UCSF