Endocrine Grand Rounds

Obesity, the Immune System, and Metabolism



Date
November 1, 2013
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Robert M. O'Doherty, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
University of Pittsburgh- School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

The attendee will know:

1. The relationship between obesity and inflammation.

2. The role of immune cells.

3. Mechanisms of inflammation-induced metabolisc alterations.