Kroc lectures

2019  Matthias v Herrath
New and sometimes surprising
insights into the pathology of human
type 1 diabetes and therapeutic

La Jolla Institute for Immunology
Div. of Developmental Immunology
La Jolla, California, USA

2018  Pirjo Nuutila
Lessons from metabolic disorders
and Type 2 diabetes using imaging

Turku PET Centre,
University of Turku and
Dept. of Endocrinology,
Turku University Hospital
Turku, Finland

2017  Mark A Atkinson
Recent Lessons from the Human
Pancreas – Re-writing the Textbooks
on How Type 1 Diabetes Develops

University of Florida
Dept of Pathology, Immunology
and Laboratory Medicine
Gainesville, Florida, USA

2015  Harry Heimberg
Reprogramming Pancreatic
Exocrine to Beta Cells

Diabetes Research Center
Vrije Universiteit Brussels
Bryssel, Belgien

2014  Andrew F Stewart
Obstacles and advances in human beta cell proliferation for diabetes

Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Institute
Mount Sinai Scool of Medicine
New York, USA

2013  Ezio Bonifacio
Shaping pre-type 1 diabetes

Preclinical Stem Cells / Diabetes Center for Regenerative Therapies,
Dresden, Germany

2012  Susumo Seino
Cell signaling in insulin secretion - interplay of glucose metabolism, cAMP, and sulfonylurea

Department of Physiology and Cellular Biology, Kobe University,
Kobe, Japan

2011  Gordon Weir
The Challenge of ß-cell Replacement for Diabetes

Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

2010  Steven E. Kahn
The Critical Role of ß-cell Function and Mass in Glucose Regulation?
Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

2009  Timo Otonkoski
Remaking human beta-cells

Children’s Hospital and Biomedicum Stem Cell Center, University of Helsinki,
Helsinki, Finland

2008  Frances M Ashcroft
K-ATP channels and neonatal diabetes: from molecule to novel therapy

Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford,
Oxford, UK

2007  Nicholas J Wareham
Genes and lifestyle factors in the aetiology of type 2 diabetes

MRC Epidemiology Unit and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK

2006  Susan

Neogenesis occurs : direct evidence of pancreatic progenitors by lineage tracing

Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

2005  Patrik Rorsman
Glucagon secretion : A sadly neglected component of diabetes?

Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, University of Lund,
Lund, Sweden

2004  Jean-Phillipe Assal
Diesease centered and patient centered: Can these two dimensions of care really live together?

University of Geneva,
Geneva, Switzerland

2003  Anne Clark
The beta cell defect and type 2 diabetes: lessons from biophysics, cell biology and microscopy

Diabetes Research Laboratory,
University of Oxford, UK

2002  Lois Jovanovic
Modern management of gestational diabetes

Sansum Diabetes Research Institute,
Santa Barbara, USA

2001  Ray V Rajotte
Islet transplantation – past, present, future

Surgical Medical Research Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

2000  Mikael Knip
Type 1 diabetes: From genetic susceptibility to clinical disease

Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Tampere, Finland

1999  Claes B Wollheim
Role of mitochondria in metabolism secretion coupling in the pancreatic beta-cells

Division of Clinical Biochemistry and Experimental Diabetology, Department of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland

1998  Oluf Pedersen
Molecular genetics of non-autoimmune diabetes mellitus – short cuts to rational therapy and prevention

Steno Diabetes Center,
Copenhagen, Denmark

1997  Ole D Madsen
Pluripotent islet tumours – tools to study aspects of diabetes and islet cell diferentiation

Hagedorn Research Institute,
Gentofte, Denmark

1996  Hannele Yki-Järvinen
Insulin resistance as defence mechanism in diabetes

University of Helsinki,
Helsinki, Finland

1995  Danny Pipeleers
A beta-cell biologist’s view on clinical diabetes

Vrije Universiteit,
Brussels, Belgium

1994  Robert C Turner
Treatment of type 2 diabetes – Lessons from the UK Diabetes Prospective Study

University of Oxford,
Oxford, UK

1993  Donald F Steiner
Thebiosynthesis of islet hormones – New insights from molecular biology

University of Chicago,
Chicago, USA

1992  C Nicholas Hales
Insulin secretion in type 2 diabetes

University of Cambridge,
Cambridge, UK

1991  Eleuterio Ferrannini
Insulin sensitivity in health and disease

University of Pisa,
Pisa, Italy

1990  David ER Sutherland 
Transplantation in diabetes mellitus

University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, USA

1989  Philip E Cryer
Hypoglycemia: The limiting factor in the management of insulin dependent diabetes mellitus

Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA

1988  Norbert Freinkel
On honeybees and neural tubes: The spectrum of fuels-mediated teratogenesis

Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, USA

1987  Jörn Nerup
On the pathogenesis of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

Steno Memorial Hospital,
Copenhagen Denmark

1986  Paul E Lacy
Islet transplantation – present status

Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA

Senast uppdaterad: 2022-06-15