Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Session III: Adipose Tissue Dysfunction and NASH/NAFLD

7:30-9:00 AM Breakfast Buffet

8:00 AM “Ironing Out a Novel Homeostatic Role for Resident Adipose Tissue Macrophages” - Alyssa Hasty, PhD, Vanderbilt University - USA

8:30 AM “What Lipodystrophies Teach us about Adipose-Liver Connections” - Abhimanyu Garg, MD, UT Southwestern - USA

9:00 AM “Brown Fat Activity and Fatty Liver Disease” - Liangyou Rui, PhD, University of Michigan - USA

9:30 AM Coffee Break

9:45 AM “Adipose AMPK and NAFLD” - Greg Steinberg, PhD, McMaster University - Canada

10:15 PM “TBD” - Young investigator short talk

10:45 AM “Untargeted Metabolomics Reveals an Intercellular Ketone Shuttle that Protects Against Hepatic Fibrosis” - Peter Crawford, MD, PhD, University of Minnesota - USA

11:15 AM “Adipose Tissue and Fatty Liver” - Laura Nagy, PhD, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio - USA

11:45 PM Lunch (Mountain View Patio)

1:15 PM Introduction and Presentation of the Roger Davis Lecturer - Robert H. Eckel, MD, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus - USA

1:20 PM Roger Davis Lecture: “TBD”

1:50 PM Introduction and Presentation of the Journal of Lipid Research (JLR) Junior Investigator Award - JLR Associate Editor Russell DeBose-Boyd, PhD, UT Southwestern – USA

2:20 PM “Young investigator short talk” - TBD

2:35 PM “Young investigator short talk” - TBD

2:50 PM Afternoon Break