Endocrine Research Conference: Fall 2020/Spring 2021

RC1S, L18-7109
7th Floor Conference Room

Wednesdays, 11:00 AM-12:00 PM​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​  

Date​Speaker​InstitutionPresentation Title​Location
9/2/2020 Emilia Pinto, PhD St. Jude Children's Research Hospital TP53 and Genetic Modifiers in Adrenocortical Tumors Zoom Only
9/9/2020 Danielle Ostendorf CU Anschutz Health and Wellness CenterNovel Strategies for Promoting Increases in Physical Activity in Adults with Overweight or Obesity: A Focus on Motivation Zoom Only
 9/16/2020 Subbiah Pugazhenthi University of Colorado School of MedicineInsulin Degrading Enzyme as a Link Between Diabetes and Alzheimer's DiseaseZoom Only
9/23/2020 No Conference   
9/30/2020Charles Burant, MD, PhDUniversity of MichiganDissecting the Molecular Basis of Cardiorespiratory FitnessZoom Only
​10/72020Raymond Soccio, PhDUniversity of PennsylvaniaThe Genetics of Gene Regulation in Human Obesity​​​​​Zoom Only
10/14/2020 Phil Scherrer, PhDThe University of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterThe Multifaceted Roles of Adipose Tissue for Diabetes, Obesity and BeyondZoom Only
10/21/2020Kristy Brown, PhDWeill Cornell MedicineHungry for a Cure: Translating Mechanistic Studies of Obesity and Breast CancerZoom Only
10/28/2020Kristen DesantoUniversity of Colorado, Health Sciences Library Library Resources: PubMed, EndNote, and More!​​Zoom Only
11/4/2020Lindsey Trevino, PhDCity of HopeEarly Life Endocrine Disruptor Exposure and Health InequitiesZoom Only

Rob Fowkes, PhD​


​Royal Veterinary College All Creatures Great and Small; Comparative Models of Growth-associated DisordersZoom Only
11/18/2020 Leah Cook, MS PhDUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center Neutrophils: Key Regulators of Bone Metastatic Prostate CancerZoom Only
11/25/2020No Conference- Holiday    
12/2/2020 Ed Melanson University of Colorado School of MedicineSome Like It Hot: Estrogen and Brown Fat Activity in WomenZoom Only
12/9/2020 Adina Turco University of MichiganPrimary Aldosteronism Subtypes- An Expanding SpectrumZoom Only
12/16/2020 Sridharan Raghavan

 University of Colorado School of Medicine


Two examples of genetic data as a precision medicine tool: hypoglycemia risk and lifestyle modificationZoom Only
12/23/2020No Conference- Holiday​​ ​​​
12/30/2020​No Conference- Holiday 
​1/6/2021​No Conference- Holiday   
​1/13/2021​Holli Keyser, MBA​ University of Colorado School of MedicineSocial Media 101: Build Your Professional Brand and Promote Your ResearchZoom Only
​1/20/2021Kristen VellaCornell UniversityDissecting the hypothalamic neural network that regulates thyroid hormone levelsZoom Only
​1/27/2021Justin AnnesStanford UniversityDeveloping A Highly Potent Beta-Cell-Directed Regenerative Therapeutic Zoom Only
​2/3/2021Anastacia GarciaUniversity of Colorado School of MedicineLipid and Metabolic Remodeling in Pediatric Patients with Complex Congenital Heart DiseaseZoom Only
​2/10/2021Clyde WrightUniversity of Colorado School of MedicinePathogenic Role of IκBβ/NFκB signaling in β-cell Injury and DeathZoom Only
​2/17/2021Dan BernardMcGill UniversityRegulation of FSH synthesis by TGFbeta superfamily ligands: Surprises and novel insights​Zoom Only
​2/24/2021Scott SoleimanpourUniversity of MichiganMitochondrial signals in the control of beta cell health in diabetes​Zoom Only
​3/3/2021Suneil KoliwadUniversity of California San FranciscoManipulating Microglial Number and Function to Impact Brain Function in Dverse Contexts​Zoom Only
​3/10/2021Endocrine Society Presentations​University of Colorado School of Medicine Zoom Only
​3/17/2021Nikita PozdeyevUniversity of Colorado School of MedicineColorado Center for Personalized Medicine Translational Informatics Services for endocrine researchZoom Only
​3/24/2021Brianne BettcherUniversity of Colorado School of Medicine Innate Immune Dysregulation in Cognitive Aging and Alzheimer’s DiseaseZoom Only
​3/31/2021No Conference- Spring Break   
​4/7/2021Joanna Spencer- SegalUniversity of MichiganGlucocorticoids in acute illness: looking beyond hypotension and inflammation to the brainZoom Only
​4/14/2021Joy WuStanford UniversityCrosstalk Between Bone and Blood in Health and DiseaseZoom Only
​4/21/2021John MelchiorPacific North West National LaboratoriesThe impact of lipoprotein structure and composition on human metabolismZoom Only
​4/28/2021Wei PerngUniversity of Colorado School of MedicineSensitive period or accumulation of risk? Use of lifecourse epidemiology to answer questions about disease etiologyZoom Only
​5/5/2021H. Courtney Hodges, PhDBaylor Medical CenterTargeting SWI/SNF addiction in high-risk malignanciesZoom Only
​5/12/2021Andrea ZsombokTulane UniversityBrain circuits involved in the regulation of the liverZoom Only



​5/26/2021Amber AlhadeffUniversity of PennsylvaniaGut-brain signaling pathways underlying feeding behaviorZoom Only
          6/2/2021Senior Fellows Research ProjectsUniversity of Colorado School of Medicine 

Zoom Only


         6/9/2021Senior Fellows Research ProjectsUniversity of Colorado School of Medicine 

Zoom Only