OBESITYWEEK OPENING KEYNOTE SPEAKER
TUESDAY, NOV 13, 8:00 AM
We will begin an amazing conference with Dr. Steven Nissen.
Steven E. Nissen
Chairman of the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Cleveland Clinic
Steven E. Nissen MD is Chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic and Professor of Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. In 2006-2007 he served as President of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), the professional society representing American cardiologists.
ASMBS INTEGRATED HEALTH KEYNOTE SPEAKER
TUESDAY, NOV 13, 1:30 PM
Randy J. Seeley
Henry King Ransom Endowed Professor of Surgery
Dr. Randy Seeley is the Henry K. Ransom Endowed Professor of Surgery at the University of Michigan School of Medicine. He also serves as the director of the NIH-funded Michigan Nutrition Obesity Research Center (MNORC). His scientific work has focused on the actions of various peripheral hormones in the CNS that serve to regulate food intake, body weight and the levels of circulating fuels.
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