Diabetes research day
The LUDC DPLU Diabetes research day is a yearly event with the aim of increasing the knowledge of diabetes research. The event is arranged by the Diabetes programme at Lund University (DPLU), which is a network of young diabetes researchers.
Junior and senior diabetes researchers at Lund University Diabetes Centre (LUDC) give lectures on current research during the day.
Talks are also given by the winners of the Leif C. Groop award for outstanding diabetes research, the DPLU student grant and the Leif C. Groop young scientist scholarship.
The event is aimed at anyone with an interest in diabetes research.
Register for the meeting over Zoom by sending an email to research administrator Ulrika Blom-Nilsson.
Email address: ulrika [dot] blom-nilsson [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se
Introduction by DPLU representatives
Marju Orho-Melander, principal investigator, Diabetes – Cardiovascular Disease, Lund University Diabetes Centre (LUDC)
"Gut metagenome and plasma metabolome in cardiometabolic disease in large population"
Sergey Hladkou, postdoctoral fellow, Diabetes – Molecular Metabolism, Lund University Diabetes Centre
To be announced
PhD student grant winner
Talk by the awardee of the Leif C. Groop award for outstanding diabetes research
Efraim Westholm, doctoral student, Diabetes – Islet Cell Exocytosis, Lund University Diabetes Centre
"Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes - crosstalk exocrine to endocrine pancreas"
Talk by young scholarship winner
Gabriela de Paula, postdoctoral fellow, Diabetes and Brain Function, Lund University Diabetes Centre
"Fat-induced energy metabolism alterations in BV-2 microglia cells"
Annelie Carlsson, principal investigator, Pediatric Autoimmunity, Lund University Diabetes Centre
To be announced
Closing remarks by DPLU representatives
Join by zoom: https://lu-se.zoom.us/j/67129550908