Clinical Research Conference Archives 2014

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 29, 2014
    Amit Khera, M.D.
    "2013 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults" 
  • February 12, 2014
    Samuel Klein, M.D.
    William H. Danforth Professor of Medicine and Nutritional Science
    Director, Center for Human Nutrition
    Chief, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science
    Director, Center for Applied Research Sciences
    Director, Weight Management Program
    Washington University
    "Bariatric Surgery and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus" 
  • March 12, 2014
    Anthony Cerami, Ph.D.
    Founder and Chairman of the Board of Warren Pharmaceuticals
    "Development of New Drugs for Treatment of Small Fiber Neuropathy"
  • March 26, 2014
    Chu-Huang Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
    Director, Vascular & Medicinal Research
    Texas Heart
  • April 9, 2014
    Salim Virani, M.D., Ph.D.
    Investigator, Health Policy, Quality & Informatics Program, Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety, Staff Cardiologist, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
    Associate Director for Research, Cardiology Fellowship Training Program, Baylor College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor, Section of Cardiovascular Research, Baylor College of Medicine
    Recipient of the Scott Grundy Award for Excellence in Lipids Metabolism Research, American Heart Association Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism Council, 2011
  • May 7, 2014
    Henry A. Glick, Ph.D.
    Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania
    "Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Randomized Clinical Trials"