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1 Sessions PHD COURSE PROGRAMME BASAL METABOLISM AND MOLECULAR MECHANISMS IN THE METABOLIC SYNDROME I II III IV V Basal metabolism The metabolic syndrome (MS), epidemiology and fat cells Inflammation, exercise and MS Insulin resistance in T2D Hypertension, atherosclerosis & clinical consequences of MS Workshops A B C D E F How to study adipocyte metabolism in vitro How to study beta cells in vitro Techniques for measurement of insulin sensitivity MicroRNA Bioinformatics Quantitative multiple PTMomics strategy Format: Lectures, discussions and workshops Participants: PhD students, members of the PhD Network of Diabetes and Metabolism, Danish Diabetes Academy Language: ECTS credits: 3.5 English Sinatur Hotel Storebaelt Oesteroevej 121, DK-5800 Nyborg 23 May - 26 May 2016

2 MONDAY 23 MAY 2016 Session I-1: Basal Metabolism Chair: Nils Færgeman Welcome and introduction Regulation of carbohydrate metabolism Professor Nils Færgeman, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Southern Denmark (SDU) Questions/ discussion Coffee break Regulation of fatty acid metabolism Professor Nils Færgeman, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, SDU Questions/ discussion Beta cell function in type 2 diabetes Professor Nils Billestrup, Dept. of Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen Questions/ discussion Lunch break Workshops Workshop A: How to study adipocyte metabolism in vitro Ass. Professor Jacob B. Hansen, Dept. of Biology, University of Copenhagen

3 MONDAY 23 MAY Workshop B: How to study beta cells in vitro Professor Nils Billestrup, Dept. of Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen Workshop C: Techniques for measurement of insulin sensitivity Ass. Professor Niels Jessen, Dept. of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University Coffee break Session I-2: Basal Metabolism Chair: Kurt Højlund Cellular mechanisms of insulin action Professor, Consultant, PhD, Kurt Højlund, Dept. of Endocrinology, Odense University Hospital (OUH) Questions/ discussion NAFL/NASH and the metabolic syndrome Consultant, PhD Henning Grønbæk, Medical Dept. V, Aarhus University Hospital Questions/ discussion Dinner

4 TUESDAY 24 MAY 2016 Session II: The Metabolic Syndrome (MS) Chair: Henning Beck-Nielsen The dysmetabolic syndrome: definition, clinical features and metabolic costs Professor, MD, DMSc Henning Beck-Nielsen, Dept. of Endocrinology, OUH Questions/ discussion The epidemiology of the metabolic syndrome Ass. Professor, MD, PhD Reimar W. Thomsen, Dept. of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital Questions/ discussion Coffee break Obesity and its role in the development of MS Consultant, PhD Jens Meldgaard Bruun, Dept. of Endocrinology, Randers Rigshospital Questions/ discussion Fat storage in adipose tissue Post Doc, PhD, MD Esben Søndergaard, Endocrine Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota Questions/ discussion 13:00-13:15 Introduction to innovation course Innovation Manager, MD, PhD Martin Vesterby, INNO-X Healthcare, Aarhus

5 TUESDAY 24 MAY : Lunch break The genomes and the MS Post Doc Anna Elisabet Jonsson, The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen Questions/ discussion Coffee break The microbiota and MS MD, PhD Trine Nielsen, The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen Questions/ discussion Nutrient metabolite sensing Professor, DMSc Harald Hansen, Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen Questions/ discussion Dinner

6 WEDNESDAY 25 MAY 2016 Session III: Inflammation, Exercise and MS Chair: Charlotte Brøns The prenatal/intrauterine environment in the development of MS and T2D Post Doc, PhD, MSc Charlotte Brøns, Dept. of Endocrinology, Rigshospitalet Questions/ discussion Inflammation in the MS PhD Pernille Hojman, Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism and Centre for Physical Activity Re-search, Rigshospitalet Questions/ discussion Coffee break Signaling to glucose metabolism during and after exercise in relation to insulin resistance Associate Professor Thomas Elbenhardt Jensen, Dept. of Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen Questions/ discussion Incretins: role in the MS and T2D Associate Professor Carolyn Deacon, Endocrinology Research Section, Dept. of Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen Questions/ discussion

7 WEDNESDAY 25 MAY 2016 Session IV: Insulin Resistance in T2D Chair: Kurt Højlund Lunch break Molecular/ biochemical basis of insulin resistance Professor, Consultant, PhD, Kurt Højlund, Dept. of Endocrinology, OUH Questions/ discussion Type 2 diabetes: pathophysiology Professor, MD, DMSc Henning Beck-Nielsen, Dept. of Endocrinology, OUH Questions/discussion Coffee break and time off to get some fresh air

8 WEDNESDAY 25 MAY 2016 Workshops Workshop D: MicroRNA Associate Professor Louise Torp Dalgaard, Section of Eucaryotic Cell Biology, Roskilde University Workshop E: Bioinformatics: Towards precision medicine in type 2 diabetes PhD Tune H. Pers, Broad Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston Workshop F: Quantitative multiple PTMomics strategy Post Doc Honggang Huang, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Southern Denmark & Danish Diabetes Academy Dinner

9 THURSDAY 26 MAY 2016 Session V: Hypertension, Atherosclerosis & Clinical Consequences of MS Chair: Michael Hecht Olsen Hypertension and MS Professor Michael Hecht Olsen, Institute of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark Questions/ discussion Gastric bypass and MS MD, PhD Kirstine Bojsen-Møller, Dept. of Endocrinology, Hvidovre Hospital Questions/ discussion Coffee break Novel genes identified in GWAS studies and their function in the development of atheromatous vascular disease Assistant Professor Mads Fuglsang Kjølby, Dept. of Biomedicine, Aarhus University Questions/ discussion Lipid abnormalities in MS - clinical aspects Clinical Professor, Consultant Erik Berg Schmidt, Institute of Clinical Research, Aalborg University Questions/ discussion Conclusion (distribution of course certificates) Lunch

10 NOTES

11 NOTES

12 ORGANISED BY PhD Network of Diabetes and Metabolism SUND SDU, NAT SDU, SUND KU, NAT KU, SUND AU, SUND AAU, DTU, RUC Managed by the Education Committee of the Danish Diabetes Academy ADMINISTRATION Kristine Melgaard Michailidis Tel Danish Diabetes Academy Odense University Hospital Sdr. Boulevard 29, Entrance 112, 3rd floor DK-5000 Odense C FUTURE PHD COURSES 20-23/ Diabetes Epidemiology 6-9/ Summer School on Diabetes and Metabolism 5-7/ Genomics and Metabolic Diseases

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