Lunchtime Event with Dr. Peter Butler
Where: UCLA - CHS 13-105
When: Wednesday April 7th, Noon - 1pm, Food provided
Dr. Peter Butler from Larry Hillblom Islet Research Center at UCLA speaking on Spread of the Type II Diabetes epidemic in developing countries, specifically India.
Dr. Peter Butler's research is focused on abnormal insulin secretion in diabetes, the causes of beta cell death in diabetes and the possibility to foster islet regeneration in humans with diabetes. After obtaining his MD at the University of Birmingham, UK in 1980, Dr Peter Butler under went training in internal medicine in Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne in the UK.