“Endocrinology, Leaks, and Longevity”
Presented by Alexander Soukas, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- To understand the health-promoting effects of metformin beyond its effects on glucose homeostasis
- To understand the mechanisms by which metformin promotes healthy aging
- To understand complex outputs of the insulin-signaling pathway and how action of the kinase Sgk promotes health through action on mitochondria
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./ Jose Florez, M.D., Ph.D.