The Causes and Consequences of Human Obesity


Tuesday, October 22, 2019


10:00am - 12:00pm


Kahn Auditorium at BSRB


Please join us on October 22 for a keynote talk by 2019 Taubman Prize recpient Professor Sir Stephen O’Rahilly, MD.

Dr. O’Rahilly, considered the preemiment obesity researcher of this generation, is a clinician-scientist at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.  He will receive the Taubman Prize for his contribution to new understanding of obesity and metabolic diseases.

The Taubman Institute symposium will kick off with a poster session and continental breakfast at 8:30 a.m. in the BSRB lobby; Dr. O’Rahilly will receive the Taubman Prize aware and deliver his keynote from 10 a.m. to noon in the Kahn Auditorium at the BSRB.

All are welcome, no registration is required.  CME s available for physicians.

If you wish to submit an abstract for the poster session (cash prizes for top entries) contact Glen Walker via