Past Seminars




January 11, 2017

Philipp E. Scherer, PhD

Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

The Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


"The Metabolic Consequences of Reactivated Notch Signaling in Obesity"

January 18, 2017

Brian Elbel, PhD

NYU School of Medicine


“The role of policy and the environment on obesity”

January 25, 2017

Obesity and Diabetes

(Keystone Symposium)




February 1, 2017

Christopher Newgard, PhD

Duke University



February 8, 2017

Steven Heymsfield, MD

Pennington Biomedical Research Center



February 15, 2017

Jose Luchsinger, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology


"Research on diabetes, related conditions, and cognitive impairment"

February 22, 2017

Young Hwan Jo, PhD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine



March 1, 2017

Jonathan Krakoff, MD




March 8, 2017

Michael Schwartz, MD

University of Washington



March 15, 2017

Dympna Gallagher, PhD

Professor of Nutritional Medicine




March 22, 2017


March 29, 2017


April 5, 2017

Ira Tabas, MD

Professor and Medicine, Cell Biology, and Physiology




April 12, 2016


No Seminar


April 19, 2017

Jon T. Giles, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division of Rheumatology




April 26, 2017



May 3, 2017


K. Sreekumaran Nair, MD, PhD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism and Nutrition

Rochester Minnesota

Mayo Clinic



May 10, 2017



May 17, 2017

Lale Ozcan, MD

Assistant Professor – Dept. of Medicine




May 24, 2017

Judith Korner, MD

Weight Control Center-CUMC



May 31, 2017



June 7, 2017

Aja Chawla, MD, PhD

University of California



June 14, 2017

Susan Redline, MD, MPH

Professor of Sleep Medicine

Harvard Medical School