MGH Endocrine Grand Rounds

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MGH Endocrine Grand Rounds

January 2019 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am

Endocrine Grand Rounds
 Tuesday, January 29, 2019
12-1PM
Ether Dome, Bulfinch 4
 
“Molecular Aspects of Fructose Metabolism and Disease” 
Presented by Mark A. Herman, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, Duke Molecular Physiology Institute, Duke University Medical Center
 
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

 

  • Appreciate the association and controversies linking increased sugar consumption to risk for cardiometabolic disease.

 

  •  Understand mechanisms of fructose absorption and metabolism.

 

  •  Appreciate the role of the transcription factor, ChREBP, in responding to fructose consumption and regulating glucose, lipid, and amino acid homeostasis.

 

 
Target Audience: The target audience for this activity is Endocrinologists and Health Care Professionals with an interest in Endocrine Topics
 Course Director:  Henry Kronenberg, M.D.
 
 
  
 
ACCREDITATION
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In Hospital Series Sign In Instructions 2017-18 Updated.pptx
 

Details

Date:
January 2019
Time:
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

MGH Ether Dome, Bulfinch 4
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114 United States
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Details

Date:
January 2019
Time:
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

MGH Ether Dome, Bulfinch 4
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114 United States
+ Google Map