International Seminars

SRP Diabetes organizes a seminar series with international guests, hosted by the different research groups within the programme.

Upcoming Seminars

May 18: Mark Atkinson "Lessons from the Human Pancreas –Re-Writing the Textbooks on Type 1 Diabetes"

Time: May 18 15.00-16.00

Place: Nobel Forum

Poster with abstract Mark Atkinson

Short bio for Mark Atkinson

Register for the mingel afterwards (free) latest May 12 to

May 19: Bruce Spiegelman "PGC-1alfa and the Pathways of Oxidative Metabolism: Basic Biology and Therapeutic Opportunities"

Time: May 19 14.00-15.00

Place: Nobel Forum

Poster for Bruce Spiegelman

Register for the mingel afterwards (free) latest May 15 to

Earlier seminars


Roland Stocker, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Sydney, Australia

Akilesh Reddy, University of Cambridge, UK


Eckhard Lammert, Institut of Metabolic Physiology, Heinrich-Heine-University, Germany


Philippe Froguel, Imperial College London/Pasteur Institute Lille

Barbara Corkey, Boston University School of Medicine

Barry Freedman, Wake Forest School of Medicine Winston-Salem, North Carolina USA

Stephen Shears, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA


Evan Rosen, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School

Yuval Dor, The Hebrew University – Hadassah Medical School, Israel

Heiko Lickert, Institute for Stem Cell Research/ Helmholtz Center, Munich.

Piero Carninci, Omics Science Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Japan

Alejandro Caicedo, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


Richard Johnson, University of Colorado, Denver

Juergen Eckel, Paul-Langerhans-Group German Diabetes Center