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KI-Novo Nordisk Workshop 2019

Date: Wednesday November 13th, 2019

Time: 10:30-16:50

Venue: Biomedicum Lecture Hall, Solnavägen 9, Karolinska Institutet

Registration

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.

Seminar Program

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 patientsa 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