Feb. 4, 2020: Inaugural Diabetes Symposium


February 4th, 2020

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

The Diabetes Research Center will be hosting its first Diabetes Symposium on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at the Sullivan Center, 701 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi

The goal of the symposium is to unite partners involved with research on Diabetes Mellitus (DM) in Hawaiʻi,
informed by global DM researchers.

2020 Diabetes Symposium Speakers include:

Mariana Gerschenson, PhD
Associate Dean for Research, JABSOM
Professor, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
Director, Diabetes Research Center
Principal Investigator, COBRE-Diabetes

Marjorie Mau, MD, MACP, FRCP
Professor, Department of Native Hawaiian Health

Jose Florez, MD, PhD
Chief, Endocrine Division and Diabetes Unit and
Investigator, Center for Genomic Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Sophia Hox, DO
Pacific Health Research and Education Institute
Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System
Principal Investigator, Glycemia Reduction Approaches in Diabetes (GRADE) project

Gertraud Maskarinec, MD, PhD
Professor, University of Hawaii Cancer Center

Cindy Pau, MD
East-West Medical Research Institute

Register at the JABSOM Diabetes Research Center website.