day 1 agenda

Mon , Oct 05, 2020

  • 07:30 - 9:00
  • Registrations

  • 08:00 - 9:00
  • American Breakfast

  • 09:00 - 09:15
  • Opening Ceremony & Welcome Speech

  • 09:15 - 10:25
  • Keynote Session

    Title: The Lilliput Effect: Interactive Gene Regulatory Pathways Leading to Glucocorticoid-driven Apoptosis of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Cells

    E. Brad Thompson, University of  Texas Medical Branch, USA

    Title: Menopause and metabolic syndrome

    Jameela Banu, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA

  • 10:25 - 10:45
  • Coffee Break

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  • Plenary Session



  • 11:40- 13:00
  • Scientific Session 1

    Title: Short-term effects of lipid-enriched diets on metabolic behaviors and skeletal muscle functions in young rats

    ​David H St-Pierre, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada

    Title: Increased plasma osteopontin levels are associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

    Lili Zhang, Chongqing Medical University, China

    Title: Diet-induced Liver Steatosis, Lipidemia, and Insulin Resistance in Nonhuman Primates, a model for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

    Keefe Chng, Crown Bioscience Louisiana Inc, USA

    Title: A novel cortical zone in the adrenal gland responds to thyroid hormone in a sex-specific manner

        Cjen-Che Jeff Huang, Auburn Unversity, USA

    Title: Perception and Management of Obesity Among Pakistani Doctors

    Hussain Abdul Moeed, Combined Military Hospital Lahore Medical College, Pakistan


  • 13:10 - 14:00
  • Lunch With Round table Discussions

    Group Photo

  • 14:00 - 16:00
  • Scientific Session 2

    Title: Statin treatment and potential side-effects: Mitochondrial function and glucose tolerance

    Steen Larsen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

    Title: Sensory Neuromodulation of Pancreatic β Cells

    Abdelfattah El Ouaamari, Rutgers University, USA

    Title: Gestational diabetes awareness in women of childbearing age in Sharjah

    Amr Elmekresh, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

    Title: GAD Vaccine Reduces Insulin Loss in Recently-Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes: Biological Effect and HLA-dependent Efficacy

    Craig A. Beam, Western Michigan University School of Medicine, USA

    Title: Can Handheld Retinal Cameras Effectively Screen Diabetic Retinopathy?

    Jorge Cuadros, University of California, Berkeley, USA

    Title: Hydrogen sulfite donors ameliorate sarcopenia in type 2 diabetes

    Milad S Bitar, Kuwait University, Kuwait

  • 16:00 - 16 : 20
  • Coffee Break

  • 16:20 - 17:20
  • Young Researchers Forum


    Title: Mutant Huntingtin Affects Diabetes and Alzheimer’s Markers in Human and Cell Models of Huntington’s Disease
    Gepoliano dos Santos Chaves, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA



    >> Young Researcher oral presentation slots are available for students and early career researchers. Click here to submit your abstract.

  • 17:20
  • Extended Q & A as well as Panel Discussions

  • 17:30-17:30
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  • Note

    This is a tentative program which is subject to change based on final allotment of speaker slots

day 2 agenda

Tue , Oct 06, 2020

  • 08:00 - 9:00
  • American Breakfast

  • 08:00 - 9:00
  • Registrations

  • 09:30 - 11:00
  • Keynote Session

    Title: Insulin Resistance: Untoward Consequences that Sets in Motion a Series of Adverse Events

    Claude K Lardinois, University of Nevada School of Medicine, USA

    Title: TBA

    Joe M Chehade,  University of Florida, Jacksonville, USA


  • 11:00 - 11:20
  • Coffee Break

  • 11:20- 13:00
  • Scientific Session 1

    Title: Multifaceted protective actions of testosterone against muscular degradation and vascular diseases

    Bo-Kyung Son, The University of Tokyo, Japan

    Title: Circular RNA landscape in human spermatozoa: a paternal contribution to the embryo development

    Rosanna Chianese, University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy

    Title: Grape juice and wine: endogenous post prandial effects in healthy subjects after acute consumption

    Cristiane Copetti, Family Health and Basic Care Support Center, Brazil

    Title: Effect of pre - and postpartum supplementation with lipid - encapsulated conjugated linoleic acid on reproductive performance and the growth hormone - insulin-like growth factor - I axis in multiparous high - producing dairy cows

    Zoltan Csillik, University of Veterinary Medicine, Hungary

    Title: Dietary and exercise educational program for patients taking antipsychotic medication

     Edna Aurelus, Wagner College, USA


    >>Speaker slot availableClick here to submit your abstract.

  • 13:00 - 13:50
  • Lunch With Round table Discussions

  • 13:50 - 14:30
  • Poster Presentations

  • 14:30 - 16:10
  • Scientific Session 2

    Title: Endocrine Functions among Young, Healthy, Normal Weight Men: Comparison under Laboratory Fasting and Standardized Feeding Conditions

    Wasantha P. Jayawardene, Indiana Unversity, USA

    Title: Construction of signaling-biased arrestins

    Vsevolod V Gurevich, Vanderbilt University, USA

    Title: Acromegaly: Surgical results in 548 patients
    Cecilia Fernández-Mateos, Puerta de Hierro University Hospital, Spain

    Title: Adherence to Levothyroxine Tablet in Patients with Hypothyroidism

    Faizan Shaukat, Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Center, Pakistan

    Title: 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Status Correlation with Male Hypogonadism Among Type 2 Diabetic Patients

    Mohamed M. Aboelnaga, Mansoura University, Egypt

    Title: Medical therapy refractory salt-sensitive hypertension: Liddle's syndrome

    Ulviyya Gasimova, First Moscow State Medical University named after I.M. Sechenov, Russia


    >>Speaker slot availableClick here to submit your abstract.

  • 16:10 - 16:20
  • Closing Ceremony

  • 16:20 - 16:40
  • Coffee Break

  • 16:40 - 17:30
  • Networking

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  • Note

    This is a tentative program which is subject to change based on final allotment of speaker slots

posters agenda

Tue , Apr 21, 2020

  • 13:50 - 14:40
  • Poster Presentations



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  • GEMCPS01

    Title: Effects of estrogen loss on brain function

    Mahathi Nangavaram, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA.

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  • GEMCPS02

    Title: An unusual case of hyperthyroidism on submaxillary nodule

    Kadiri Chaimae, Abulcasis International University of Health Sciences , Morocco 

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  • GEMCPS03

    Title: Pattern of diabetic retinopathy and other blinding eye diseases in a low income African country

    Lawan Abdu, Bayero University Kano, Nigeria

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  • GEMCPS04

    Title: The Polygonal Vortex Mineralisation Model A Predictive Tool of Type 3 Diabetes (Alzheimer's Disease): A Medical Geology Discipline Perspective

    Luis Cruz Rodríguez, Blaise Pascal University, France

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  • GEMCPS05

    Title: Advances in the Understanding of Exercise in the Prevention and/or Control of Diabetes

    Leonard Nduwayo, Genevieve de Gaulle Anthonioz Hospital of Saint Dizier, France

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