The Department of Physiology Seminar Series Mini-Symposium will present “Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases” from 9 a.m.—12:30 p.m. on May 25 at CA-2109 in the Interdisciplinary Research Center on the Health Sciences Campus.
The following speakers will be presenting:
Dr. Rosalind Coleman, M.D.
University of North Carolina
Fatty acid partitioning affects metabolism
Dr. Evan Dale Abel, MBBS, Ph.D.
University of Iowa
Regulation of Myocardial Metabolism by Autophagy
Dr. Kenneth Walsh, FAHA, Ph.D.
Metabolic and Genetic Risk Factors that Contribute to
Cardiovascular Disease: New Mechanisms, New Targets
Dr. Weiqin Chen, Ph.D. Augusta University
Cardiomyopathy in lipodystrophy: role of BSCL2 in regulating cardiac substrate metabolism and function
Dr. Yisang Yoon, Ph.D. Augusta University
Mitochondrial dynamics and energetic maintenance
Dr. David Stepp, Ph.D. Augusta University
Myostatin and cardiometabolic health in obesity