The Seventh Stanley Mirsky MD Annual Lecture was given by Dr. David D’Alessio MD
The Seventh Stanley Mirsky MD Annual Lecture was given by Dr. David D’Alessio MD who is Professor and Chief of the Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
In the photograph, from left to right are Susan Mirsky, Jennifer Mirsky, Dr. David D’Alessio and Dr. Yaron Tomer
Dr D’Alessio is a world renowned investigator who made ground breaking discoveries in the field of incretins. The lecture was on “Glucose Lowering Effects of GLP-1: Theories Old and New.” Dr D’Alessio discussed the role of incretins, GLP-1 and GIP in Type 2 Diabetes and its treatment. The lecture and discussions that followed were extremely well received by the multidisciplinary audience in attendance.