Pathology Grand Rounds

This is a past event.

Barbara A. Gower, PhD
Professor Dept. Nutrition Sciences, UAB 

“Insulin Resistance and Obesity: New Insights” 

After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to recognize:

  • Insulin resistance is genetic, but can be modulated by weight gain/loss
  • Greater insulin sensitivity is a risk factor for weight gain
  • Risk for T2D in ethnic minorities has its roots in genes and physiology
  • Restricting dietary carbohydrates will reduce risk for T2D, particularly in ethnic minoritie

Dial-In Information

Zoom details will be shared upon registration.

Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Virtual Event
Event Type

Lectures & Presentations, Training & Development, Seminar

Topic

Science & Technology

Target Audience

Current Students, Faculty & Staff

Website

https://www.uab.edu/medicine/pathology/

Department
Department of Pathology
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