Seminar - Lipids in skeletal muscle

16 August 2012

Presenter: Dr Andrew Hoy

Dr Hoy currently holds an NHMRC Biomedical Australia training Fellowship. He received his PhD training at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research within the Diabetes and Obesity Research Program. Following this he did his Post-Doctoral training in the laboratory of A/Prof Matthew Watt at Monash University which has lead to his current research interest in lipid metabolism and how it is perturbed in obesity, diabetes and potentially cancer.

Dr Hoy is currently an active member of Australian Diabetes Society (since 2006), Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society (since 2009), Australian Physiological Society (since 2001), Australian Society of Medical Research (since 2007), Endocrine Society of Australia (since 2009), and American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (since 2011). He also holds an Honorary Associate position with the Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise & Eating Disorders


Hosted by the Boden Institute

Time: 11.30am - 12.30pm

Location: Medical Foundation Building Room 143

Contact: Crystal Lee

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