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The Jackson Laboratory For Genomic Medicine Type 2 Diabetes & Metabolism Symposium

Thursday, November 14, 2019
12:00am – 11:59pm

Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, Farmington, CT

Convening top global experts on diabetes genomics and pathogenesis, the Type 2 Diabetes & Metabolism Symposium will take place on November 14 and 15, 2019 at The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, Conn. This special symposium will be hosted by JAX scientists Dr. Jacques Banchereau and Dr. Michael Stitzel. Topics span the arc of diabetes disease development, from deciphering genetics and functional genomics to investigating the role of endocrinology, immunology and organ pathophysiology.

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS Charles Burant, M.D., Ph.D., University of Michigan Gary Churchill, Ph.D., The Jackson Laboratory Jose Florez, M.D., Ph.D., Massachusetts General Hospital Markku Laakso, M.D., Ph.D., University of Eastern Finland Patrick E. MacDonald, Ph.D., University of Alberta Karen L. Mohlke, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Deborah Muoio, Ph.D., Duke University Alan Saltiel, Ph.D., University of California, San Diego Patrick Seale, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania Gerald Shulman, M.D., Ph.D., FACP, MACE, Yale University Michael Stitzel, Ph.D., The Jackson Laboratory Registration is complimentary at…/course-and-conferences/course-schedule


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