Dear colleagues, a reminder of this year´s Diabetes Day at Karolinska Institutet.

Please see the program

The symposium is open for all

so feel free to circulate this invitation in your networks!

Time: Monday November 14 (World Diabetes Day), 9.00-18.00

Place: Aula Medica, Karolinska Institutet Solna

Registration: attendance is free of charge, however, as we offer food and drinks you need to register latest by Oct 26. Coffee, lunch and mingle is served to those registered. First come, first served applies.

Submit abstract for poster presentation: you are welcome to submit an abstract for poster presentation, submission is done at the registration link  . There will be a dedicated poster session at the end of the meeting, please see the attached program.

Keep updated at our website

On behalf of the Organizing Committee,



Stefan Nobel | PhD, Programme Manager
The Strategic Research Programme in Diabetes (SRP Diabetes) at Karolinska Institutet


Symposium on Molecular and Physiological Aspects of Diabetes MellitusNovember 14, 2022

Aula Medica, Karolinska Institutet, Solna campus

09:00 - 09:10Welcome Note: Anna KrookSESSION 1Chair: Mikael Rydén09:10 - 09:45“Nuclear Receptors: Overcoming Insulin Resistance” Ron Evans, Salk Institute, USA09:45 - 10:20“Developmental Programming of Type 2 Diabetes – Molecular Mechanisms and Clinical Consequences”Allan Vaag, Lund University10:20 - 10:50COFFEE BREAKSESSION 2Chair: Helena Edlund10:50 - 11:25“Heterogeneity of NAFLD, implications for risk of type 2 diabetes”Hannele Yki-Järvinen, University of Helsinki11:25 - 12:00“The role of the microbiome in visceral adipose expansion”Suzanne Devkota, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center/UCLA12:00 - 13:00LUNCHSESSION 3Chair: Juleen Zierath13:00 - 13:35 (TBA) “How genetics, circadian rhythms and nutrition impact on exercise response”Molly Bray, University of Texas at Austin13:35 - 14:10 “Genetic subclassification of obesity and its role in precision health”Ruth Loos,Copenhagen University14:10 - 14:40COFFEE BREAKSESSION 4Chair: Peter Arner14:40 - 15:15"Mitochondrial diseases open vistas to mechanisms of metabolic disorders"Anu Suomalainen-Wartiovaara, University of Helsinki15:15 - 15:50"Subcellular Molecular Architecture is a Critical Determinant of Metabolic Homeostasis"Gökhan Hotamisligil,Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health15:50 - 16:00Closing Remarks: Mikael RydénPOSTER SESSION, Drinks and light bites16.00 - 18.00 Drinks and light bites served in the foyer16.15 - 16.45 Posters with odd numbers will be presented16.45 - 17.15 Posters with even numbers will be presented

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