Alexandre Caron
  • Instructor
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Dallas, TX USA

Biography

Dr. Alexandre Caron received his PhD in Physiology-Endocrinology from Laval University in 2015. After graduating, he joined the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center first as a Diabetes Canada Postdoctoral Fellow, then as a Banting Postdoctoral Fellow. Recently, he was awarded the NIDDK K99/R00 Award to perform studies aimed at better understanding the autonomic control of peripheral metabolism. Throughout his career, Dr. Caron has been committed at finding targets for the development of anti-obesity and anti-diabetes therapies.