The Rockefeller University Friday Lecture Series is one of the principal university-wide activities of the academic year. Scientists from around the world, and from varying disciplines, are invited to speak to the Rockefeller community and members of neighboring institutions to share their recent research, techniques and findings. Lectures take place in the university's Caspary Auditorium at 3:45 p.m. (preceded by a tea reception at 3:15 p.m.).
Human Metabolic Disease: Lessons from Experiments of Nature
Presented as part of Leptin and Metabolic Disease: A Special Symposium on the 20th Anniversary of the Discovery of Leptin
Stephen O'Rahilly, M.D., co-director, Institute of Metabolic Research; director, University of Cambridge Metabolic Research Laboratories; director, Metabolic Diseases Unit; professor of clinical biochemistry and medicine, University of Cambridge