Clinical Research Conference Archives 2013
UT Southwestern Medical Center's program in Obesity, Diabetes, and Metabolic Research Outreach extends the scope to the medical community, other state institutions, and the general public. The weekly forum is open for discussion of obesity and education programs.
- January 2, 2013 [CME]
Shawna Nesbitt, M.D.
Associate Dean, Minority Student Affairs
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
“Is aspirin in the elderly really protective?” [ASPREE Project]
- January 9, 2013 [CME]
John (Drew) Bird, M.D.
Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
“Investigational Therapies for the Treatment of Food Allergy”
- January 16, 2013 [CME]
Roger Rosenberg, M.D.
"DNA Aβ42 Vaccine Therapy for Early Alzheimer's Disease"
- January 23, 2013 [CME]
Daniel Bowers, M.D.
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
"Effects of Hypothalamic Radiation on Metabolism in Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors"
- January 30, 2013 [CME]
Vijay Nambi, M.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Cardiology Staff, Ben Taub Hospital
"Ultrasound Imaging in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention: Where We Have Been, Where We Are and Where We Should Go To"
- February 6, 2013 [CME]
Naim Maalouf, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
"Dietary Proteins and Calcium Metabolism"
- February 13, 2013 [CME]
Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Rare Brain Disorders Clinic and Laboratory
Departments of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, Physiology, and Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Neurology
"Disorders of Cerebral Intermediary Metabolism and Brain Function"
- February 20, 2013 [CME]
Jaime Almandoz, M.D.
Center for Human Nutrition
"Systemic Spillover of Dietary Fatty Acids in Type 2 Diabetes: Effect of Weight Loss"
- February 27, 2013 [CME]
Catherine McNeal, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation
Scott & White Healthcare
"Atherogenic HDL Containing ApoC-I"
- March 6, 2013 [CME]
Linda Baker M.D.
Professor of Urology and Eugene McDermott
Center for Human Growth and Development
"Genetics of Prune Belly Syndrome"
- March 13, 2013 [CME]
Jennifer L. Jones, Ph.D., R.D.
Nutrition and Wellness Research Center
Iowa State University
"The Effect of a Mediterranean-style, Low Glycemic Load Diet on Lipoprotein Metabolism and Inflammation in Women Classified with Metabolic Syndrome"
- March 20, 2013 [CME]
Carol Wise, Ph.D.
Director of the Molecular Genetics Program for Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, McDermott Center for Human Growth and Development
UT Southwestern Medical Center
"GOOD for Kids: Translational genomics at TSRHC"
- March 27, 2013 [CME]
Gregory Grabowski, M.D.
Director, Division of Human Genetics
Director, Medical Genetics Training Program
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
"Gaucher disease: From the phenome to the genome to the lipidome"
- April 3, 2013
Richard Bergman, Ph.D.
Director of Cedars-Sinai's Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute, Los Angeles, Calif.
"Biography of the Disposition Index"
- April 10, 2013 [CME]
Scott M. Grundy, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of the Center for Human Nutrition
"Body Fat Composition and Metabolic Risk in the Dallas Heart Study"
- April 17, 2013 [CME]
Ildiko Lingvay, M.D.
Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship Program
Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences
"Metabolic Changes After Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes"
- April 24, 2013 [CME]
Sandeep Das, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor in Internal Medicine
"Translating Secondary Prevention Guidelines into Practice: The Parkland ACS QI initiative"
- May 1, 2013
Jay M. Edelberg, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice President and Head
PCSK9 Development & Launch Unit
"PCSK9 - A Clinical Trials Update"
- May 8, 2013 [CME]
Ian Neeland, M.D.
Research Fellow in Cardiology
"Relation of Regional Fat Distribution with Left Ventricular Structure and Function"
- May 15, 2013 [CME]
Sid O'Bryan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor Department of Neurology
Director of Rural Research, F. Marie Hall Institute for Rural Research and Community Health
Texas Tech University Health Science Center
Garrison Institute on Aging
"Metabolic Pathways for Treating Mild Cognitive Impairment among Mexican Americans"
- May 22, 2013 [CME]
Jaime Davidson, M.D., FACP, FACE
Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Endocrinology
Texas Department of Health Services council member
"The Role of the Kidney in Glucose Homeostasis, SGLT-2s in Clinical Development"
- May 29, 2013 [CME]
Julia Kozlitina, Ph.D.
Eugene McDermott Center for Human Growth & Development, Internal Medicine
"Interpretations and Applications of Accelerometer Data - Physical Activity and Beyond"
- June 5, 2013 [CME]
Abhimanyu Garg, M.D.
Program Director, Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
"Interesting Lipid Cases"
- June 12, 2013 [CME]
Jennifer Lambert, Ph.D.
Center for Human Nutrition
"Effect of Weight Loss on Liver Lipogenesis and NAFLD"
- June 19, 2013 [non-CME]
Gerald M. Reaven, M.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine,
Stanford University School of Medicine
"Insulin Resistance: Not A Simple Concept"
- June 26, 2013 [CME]
Henry J. Pownall, Ph.D.
Director, Atherosclerosis & Lipoprotein Research
Cardiovascular Disease Program
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Department of Cardiology
The Methodist Hospital
"Resetting the HDL Compass"
- July 3– Sept 4