Metabolic Syndrome Bench to Clinic

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website: http://www.toxicology.org/events/shm/cct/metabolic_syndrome.asp
Dates: March 11, 2017
Location: Baltimore, MD , United States
Intended Audience: , , ,
Sponsor: Society of Toxicology
Purpose: Education, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: None

Topics: Cardiovascular Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism, Adipose Tissue Appetite and Obestity

Description:

Metabolic syndrome is defined by a combination of risk factors that can lead to greater potential of type 2 diabetes, obesity, lipid disorders, cardiovascular disease, and other circulatory disorders. This meeting will take a multidisciplinary approach to understand the underlying biological mechanisms and translate that knowledge into prevention and treatment and to address the acknowledgement that what we consider "normal" may have changed.

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Event Contact

Name: Lisa Swartz Topor
Email: lisa_swartz_topor@brown.edu
Phone: 401-444-5504
Fax: 401-444-2534