The Intrauterine Environment: Long-term consequences for obesity and metabolic disease: September 26-27, 2005
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Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center




The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) announces a meeting focusing on the long-term consequences of maternal obesity and diabetes on metabolic disease in the offspring. Potential mechanisms mediating these effects also will be addressed. Basic and clinical investigators will discuss a range of topics including: animal models, neural plasticity, genetics, and epidemiology.

  The forum for this meeting is a small number of 30-minute talks, each followed by a 15-minute discussion period. In addition, panel discussions lead by invited facilitators will take place to optimize interchange between speakers and participants.
  Meeting Dates:
September 26-27, 2005
  Meeting Site:
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 822-9200 or 1-800-228-9290
Fax: (301) 822-9201


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