Endocrine Grand Rounds
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
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.
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.
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