ADA TV talks to Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD at the 2015 ADA Scientific Sessions about the exciting advancements in therapeutics for diabetes as well as his main priorities.
Brief overview for Invited Speakers and Oral Presentation presenters for the EASD Annual Meeting
Joseph Italiano, PhD, interviews Cristina Puy, one of the ATVB/PVD 2015 finalists for the Kenneth M. Brinkhous Young Investigator Prize in Thrombosis Competition, about her study, "Platelet Polyphosphate Accelerates the Inhibition of Tissue Factor Pathway Inhibitor by Factor XIa."
To solve complex public health problems, such as childhood obesity, transdisciplinary teams of investigators are needed to develop conceptual models that integrate varied disciplinary perspectives. The University of Illinois is home to two unique research programs that examine the biological and environmental determinants of childhood obesity: (Synergistic Theory and Research on Obesity and Nutrition Group) Kids program [STRONG kids]) and (Fit Kids) in prospective cohort and randomized-controlled studies.
Today the American Diabetes Association, the American Association of Diabetes Educators and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics released a joint statement that outlines when, how and what type of education and support people with diabetes should receive throughout their lifetime. Rhonda Anderson reports from Boston.
Chris Wilcox, MD, interviews Pedro Jose, MD, PhD, co-recipient of the Excellence in Hypertension Research Award for 2015 about his work on the role of dopamine signaling in hypertension.
Program Committee Chair, Kyra Becker, MD and Vice Chair, Bruce Ovbiagele, MD provide an overview of some of the science that will be presented at the International Stroke Conference 2015 in Nashville, TN.
Scientists at the Oregon National Primate Research Center are studying non-human primates to understand reproduction and development in women. At the center of a four-prong project, funded by the NICHD, is polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Researchers hope to better understand the etiology of PCOS and provide new diagnostic tools, both which would help to address the public health problem of infertility in women.
It’s an incredible resource offered at the 97th Annual Meeting and Expo — ENDO TV was pleased to interview David S. Cooper, MD of the Endocrine Board Review. He talks about what’s offered at the Meeting and previews some important dates in September that everyone should mark in their calendar. To learn more, watch this interview.
Lorrie Kirshenbaum, PhD, talks with Prabhakara R. Nagareddy, PhD, BCVS 2015 Outstanding Early Career Award Finalist, about his study, "Myelopoiesis Following Myocardial Ischemia (MI) Involves Activation of the Nlrp3 Inflammasome by Neutrophil-derived S100a8/a9.
Robert H. Eckel, MD, talks to ADA TV at ADA 2015 about his Meet-the-Expert Session. Dr. Eckel also discusses the use of statins and other drug therapies.