Prof. Fredrik Karpe: Can lower body fat can be beneficial for cardiovascular health?
The Sherrington Society are delighted to welcome Prof. Fredrik Karpe who will be speaking on whether lower body fat can be beneficial for cardiovascular health.
Fredrik Karpe is a consultant Physician and Professor at Oxford University. He is the head of the Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism. His research focuses on human adipose (fat) tissue function and the effect of obesity on metabolism. He has considerable media experience including broadcast interviews for BBC and ITV.
The talk will take place in the Magdalen Summer Common Room from 6-7pm Thursday, 21st November (6th week) with a drinks reception beforehand at 5:45pm.
Date: 21 November 2019, 18:00 (Thursday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Venue: Magdalen College, High Street OX1 4AU
Venue Details: Summer Common Room
Speaker: Professor Fredrik Karpe
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Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Luiza Farache Trajano