Trainee Travel Awards 2018/2019 – Period 1

For Travel Occurring Between July 1 and December 31, 2018

The following individuals have been offered up to $1,000 to present a first author abstract at a diabetes related conference

Name Supervisor(s) Abstract Title
Boroumand, Parastoo Dr. Amira Klip
Dr. Stephen Girardin
Influence of obesity and bone marrow adiposity on monocyte development: implications for metabolic disease
Kowalchuk, Chantel Dr. Margaret Hahn
Dr. Gary Remington
Antipsychotic-Induced Perturbations of Whole-Body Insulin Sensitivity May Occur via Inactivation of Hypothalamic K-ATP Channels
Lewis, Evan Dr. Bruce Perkins The Reference Distribution Of Annual Change In Corneal Nerve Fibre Length In Diabetes
Lovblom. Leif Erik Dr. Bruce Perkins Analysis of prevalence, magnitude and timing of the dawn phenomenon in type 1 diabetes : descriptive analysis of two insulin pump trials
Lu, Brian Dr.Shirley (Xiao Yu) Wu Closed-Loop Composite Microneedle Patch for the Prevention of Hypoglycemia
Roshandel, Delnaz Prof. Andrew Paterson DNA methylation age in type 1 diabetes
Shah, Sapna Dr. Catherine Yu The Impact of Guideline Integration into Electronic Medical Records on Outcomes for Patients with Diabetes
Tokarz, Victoria Dr. Amira Klip Palmitate inhibits muscle cell insulin -stimulated GLUT4 translocation and Rac1- dependent actin remodelling independently of Akt (selected for Oral presentation)
Veitch, Shawn Dr. Jason Fish Extracellular vesicles as biomarkers and effectors of diabetic cardiomyopathy
Waise, T M Zaved Dr. Tony Lam Inhibition of Upper Small Intestinal mTOR Lowers Plasma Glucose Levels by Inhibiting Hepatic Glucose Production