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Mildred "Barry" Friedman Lectureship

Prior Guest Lecturers: Mildred "Barry" Friedman Annual Lectures 1998-2012

1998 – Exploration of Breakers

Anthony Cerami, Ph.D.
Former Dean, Rockefeller University
Member, National Academy of Sciences and Institute of Medicine
Cerami Consulting Corporation
765 Old Saw Mill River Road
Tarrytown, New York 10591

1999 – Engineering Cells to Cure Type 1 Diabetes

Michael A. Brownlee, M.D.
Anita and Jack Saltz Chair in Diabetes Research
Professor of Diabetic Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Forch Heimer Room 529
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, New York 10461

2000 – Advanced Glycosylated Endproducts, Aging, and Diabetes

Helen Vlassara, M.D.
Professor of Geriatrics & Medicine
Director, Experimental Diabetes & Aging
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Room 1470, 1425 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10029-6574

2001 – Value of ACE Inhibitors in Type 2 Diabetes

Hans-Henrik Parving, M.D., DMSc.
Professor, Chief Physician
Steno Diabetes Center
Niels Steensens Vej 2
2820 Gentofte, DENMARK.

2002 – Connecting the Pancreas: Present and Future Islet Grafts

John S. Najarian, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Regents Professor Emeritus
University of Minnesota Hospital Center
Box 195, Minneapolis, MN 55455

2003 – Growth Factors and Kinins in Diabetic Retinopathy

Francis A. L'Esperance, Jr., M.D.
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
College of Physicians and Surgeons
1 East 71st Street
New York, NY 10021

2004 – Defects in Types 1 and 2 diabetes Based Gene Expression

Lawrence Chan, M.D.
Rutherford Chair in Diabetes Research
Chief of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
Professor of Medicine and Molecular & Cellular Biology
Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza
Houston, Texas 77030

2005 – Reversibility of Glomerular Pathology in Diabetes

S. Michael Mauer, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Co-Director, Pediatric Nephrology
University of Minnesota
420 Delaware St S.E., MMC 491
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0374

2006 – Update in Diabetes

Michael A. Brownlee, M.D.
Anita and Jack Saltz Chair in Diabetes Research
Professor of Diabetic Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Forch Heimer Room 529
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, New York 10461

2007 – Diabetic Renal Failure: A Distinctly Personal Perspective

David E. R. Sutherland, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, General and Transplant Surgery
Director, Diabetes Institute for Immunology and Transplantation
University of Minnesota Hospital
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

2008 – Cellular Therapy Preempts Diabetic Nephropathy

H. David Humes, M.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical Center
4520 MSRB1, Box 0651
1150 W. Medical Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

2009 – Stem Cells Preempt Diabetic Eye and Kidney Complications

Martin Friedlander, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Cell Biology
Chief, Retina Division
Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA

2010 – Paradigm Changes in Hypertension and Diabetic Nephropathy

Carl Erik Skibsted Mogensen, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Aarhus Sygehus, NBG
Aarhus C, DENMARK

2011 – Shifting Truths in Managing Diabetes

David M. Nathan, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Harvard University
Director, Diabetes Center
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114

2012 – Pig Islet Xenotransplantation and the End of Diabetes

David K. C. Cooper, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery, Thomas E. Starzl Transplant Institute
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Starzl Biomedical Sciences Tower East
Room W1543, 200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261