Endocrine Grand Rounds

A Brief History of Insulin



Date
December 6, 2013
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Hussain Mahmud, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
Univeristy of Pittsburgh- School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Review the early discoveries that set the stage for discovery of insulin.

2. Discuss the research and experimentation done at the University of Toronto that led to the discovery of insulin.

3. Briefly review the various forms of insulin developed since 1922, and future of insulin administration.