Past Events


2nd Annual GCDTR Research Symposium
Friday, January 12, 2018   |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Stemming the Tide of Type 2 Diabetes and Childhood Obesity: Disrupting the Source
Wednesday, December 6, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by James R. Gavin, III MD, PhD
Assessing the Economic Dimension of Diabetes Prevention and Management: Challenges and Examples
Wednesday, November 15, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Michael Laxy, PhD
Wednesday, November 1, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Donna Spiegelman, PhD

Glucose, Fat, and White Blood Cells, Unhappy Together
Tuesday, October 17, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Ira Goldberg, MD


Endo Grand Round: What's New in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention for Type 2 Diabetes?
Monday, October 2, 2017   |   5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Presented by William (Bill) Herman, MD, MPH


RSPH Grand Round: Does Race Alter HbA1c Independently of Glycemia?
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by William (Bill) Herman, MD, MPH


Population-level Gains in Life Expectancy from Improved Blood Pressure Control in Indonesia: A Parametric g-formula Approach
Tuesday, September 5, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Nikkil Subhardnan, PhD, MA, MPH


Shifting from Sickness and Diseases to Wellness and Prevention
Presented by Nazeera Dawood, MBBS, MPH
Thursday, July 27, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Dietary Patterns & Risk of Diabetes in Indian Adults | Significance of Elevated 1-hour Glucose Levels
Friday, June 30, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Drs. Chris Ford and Ram Jagannathan


Diabetes Epidemiology: The Changing Face of a Global Diabetes Epidemic, Highlights from Australia
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Dr. Dianna Magliano


Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes – From Science to National Implementation
Friday, April 28, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Dr. K.M. Venkat Narayan


Georgia Center for Diabetes Translation Research Symposium
Friday, April 28, 2017   |   2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cultural and Social Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetes: A Multinational Urban Study
Friday, April 19, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Dr. A. David Napier
Epidemiology Grand Rounds: Mysteries of Type 2 Diabetes in Developing Countries
March 24, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Dr. K.M. Venkat Narayan
Genetic and Lifestyle Risk Factors in the Development of Obesity
March 10, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Dr. Shafqat Ahmed

Diabesity (Diabetes-Obesity) in Latinos: An Emeging Epidemic
March 1, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Dr. Guillermo Umpierrez


The Evidence for and Barriers to Promoting Healthier Lifestyles
February 15, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Presented by Dr. Mohammed K. Ali

GCDTR Kickoff
February 1, 2017   |   2:30 pm - 6:00 pm


Significance Testing is the Reason that Scientific Results have Poor Reproducibility
Presented by Dr. Timothy Lash
Friday, January 27, 2017   |   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


The Contribution of National Registry Data to Public Health Research: Lessons from Denmark
Tuesday, November 29, 2016   |   1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Presented by Dr. Jannie Neilsen, Dr. Timothy Lash, and Mette Lise Lousdal, MScPH