Learn about how the U of M’s trailblazing scientists are shaping the future of diabetes treatment at the first-ever Diabetes Spotlight, to be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 29, at the McNamara Alumni Center.
Guests will have the chance to attend two of four 20-minute presentations by top U of M researchers, including:
- Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D.: Diabetes-focused stem cell research
- Bernhard Hering, M.D.: Islet cell transplantation
- Sayeed Ikramuddin, M.D.: Gastrointestinal/bariatric surgery as it relates to diabetes
- Brian Fife, Ph.D.: The role of the immune system in diabetes
A reception will follow.