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Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) Symposium is on Monday, November 18, 2019.

The Discovery of RAGE/DIAPH1: Highlighting a Signaling Platform Implicated in the Pathogenesis of Obesity and Diabetic Complications  by Ann Marie Schmidt, MD Dr. Iven Young Professor of Endocrinology, Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry &  Molecular Pharmacology and Pathology,  NYU


Time:  12:30-5.300pm

Location: Johns Hopkins University, The Mountcastle Auditorium, Room 113,725 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 (the first floor near the Pre-Clinical Teaching Building entrance)

There will be a poster session at the symposium and we are now accepting ABSTRACTS for consideration through 5 pm on Friday, 11/01/2019.  Poster space is limited, so there will be a selection process for poster inclusion. 

Deadline for Abstract Submission is 5 pm on Friday, 11/01/2019.  (Notifications of invited posters to be sent no later than Friday, November 8,2019)

Deadline for Symposium Registration : 5pm on Friday, November 8, 2019.

For Free Registration and abstract submission please use the following link:


All are welcome!

For more information, directions, parking, or to inquire about applying for the poster session, please contact Ugur Erickson at