Conferences and symposiums KI - Novo Nordisk Workshop 2019
The Novo Nordisk Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme at KI organizes a workshop seminar on diabetes and metabolism on November 13th, 2019.
Attendance is free of charge and open for everyone, however registration is mandatory. Please email Arja Kants, Arja.Kants@ki.se, latest November 5th, and inform of any food restrictions.
10:30-10:40 Juleen Zierath (Chair Steering Committee, KI), Welcome remarks
10:40-11:25 John Hawley (Australian Catholic University, Australia), A time to eat, a time to fast: Time-restricted feeding to improve metabolic regulation.
11:30-12:00 Martin Ridderstråle (Corporate Vice President, Clinical Pharmacology & Translational Medicine, Novo Nordisk), Peptide hormone pills – oral semaglutide - who would have thought?
12:05-12:35 Martijn van de Bunt (Head of Bioinformatics & Data Mining, Global Research Technologies, Novo Nordisk), From Oxford to Novo Nordisk – adventures in data science.
Lunch break, sandwiches served outside Lecture hall. Poster presentations by Fellows
13:30-14:15 Peter Stenvinkel (CLINTEC, KI), Biomimetics – nature’s roadmap to insights and solutions for human health and disease.
14:20-14:50 Christian Broberger (Neuro, KI), Anger management: Brain control of aggression in males and females.
14:55-15:15 Lucile Dollet (FYFA, KI), Adipose tissue response to exercise in diabetic patients, a role for secreted proteins?
Break, coffee served outside lecture hall
15:40-16:10 Michael Nyberg (Cardiovascular Specialist, Global Drug Discovery, Novo Nordisk), Treating atherosclerotic plaque of tomorrow: Venturing beyond lipid lowering.
16:15-16:35 Alastair Kerr (MedS, KI), Delineating the clinically relevant, functional long non-coding RNA in white adipocytes.
16:40-16:50 Stephan Bouman (Fellowship Project Manager, Novo Nordisk), Closing remarks