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Past Seminars

April 15, 2020, 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Richard B. Horenstein, M.D., Memorial Lectureship

Photo of Dr. Fried

“The Multitasking Adipocyte – Coping with Overnutrition to Maintain Metabolic Health”

Susan K. Fried, PhD
Director of Translational Adipose Biology & Obesity Research
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

University of Maryland Medical Center
22 South Greene Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Auditorium (Shock-Trauma, T1R18)

February 24, 2020, 4:00-5:00 PM

Maureen Kane

"Title" TBA

Maureen Kane, PhD
Executive Director, School of Pharmacy Mass Spectrometry Center
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy

Health Sciences Facility III
Room 1010
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

"Use of Stable Isotopes to Interrogate Lipid and Lipoprotein Metabolism in Humans: What’s New?"

Gissette Reyes-Soffer, MD
Assistant Professor in Medicine
Columbia Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
Department of Medicine
Division of Prev. Med. and Nutrition.
New York, N.Y.


Erin MichocMonday, April 29, 2019

Vitamin D and Calcium Supplements: Helpful, Harmful or Neutral for Cardiovascular Risk? 

Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FASE
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, 
Associate Director of Preventive Cardiology, 
Associate Faculty of the Welch Center for Prevention,
Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Ciccarone Center
for the Prevention of Heart Disease,
Division of Cardiology,
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD


Tuesday, March 13, 12:00PM

 Richard B. Horenstein, M.D., Memorial Lectureship

Medical Center Auditorium (Shock-Trauma, T1R18)at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore

“Integrating Diverse Data Sources to Understand Drug Response”

Russ Altman, M.D.,PH.D.

Professor of Bioengineering, Genetics, Medicine, Biomedical  Data Science and computer Science;Director of the Biomedical informatics Stanford University

Tuesday, January 15 , 4:00 PM

Kimberly Steele

Health Sciences Facility III, Room 1010, UMSOM

"A Matter of Taste: the brain and obesity"

Kimberley Eden Steele, MD, Ph.D., FACS, FASMBS

Director of Surgical Simulation and Education, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center;Dirctor of Adolescent Bariatric Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Center for Bariatric Surgery; Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Bariatric Research and Innovation; Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine;Associate Professor of Human Health, Behavior and Society, The Johns Hopkins

Monday, February 4, 4:00pm

Erin Hager

Health Sciences Facility III, Room 1010, UMSOM

"Policy Approaches for Obesity Prevention in Schools"

Erin Hager, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Epidemiology & Public Health

Monday, February 11 , 4:00 pm

Rita Colwell

Health Sciences Facility III, Room 1010, UMSOM

"Role of the Microbiome in Health and Disease Elucidated by Employing  Precision Metagenomic Sequencing and Multi-kingdom Microbiome Characterization"

Rita R. Colwell, Ph.D.

Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland College Park and Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health; President and Chairman, CosmosID, Inc.; Senior Advisor and Chairman Emeritus, Canon U. S. Life Sciences