2019 Award Symposium

Chair

Professor Dr Franz-Ulrich Hartl

Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Heinrich Wieland Prize

Speakers

Professor Dr Jens C. Brüning, Heinrich Wieland Laureate 2019

Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research, Cologne, Germany
“CNS-dependent regulation of energy and glucose homeostasis”
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Professor Sabrina Diano, PhD

Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
"Central intracellular mechanisms in metabolism regulation"
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Professor Jeffrey M. Friedman, MD, PhD

The Rockefeller University, New York, NY, USA
"Leptin and the neural circuit regulating body weight”
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Professor Dr Matthias H. Tschöp

Helmholtz Zentrum München, Munich, Germany
“Unimolecular combination therapeutics for the treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes” and
"Laudation"
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Meet the Speakers

Selected junior scientists can meet with the laureate and speakers in a special session.

Award presentation to Professor Dr Jens C. Brüning

Professor Dr Michael P. Manns

Member of the Executive Committee of the Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation

and Professor Dr Franz-Ulrich Hartl

Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Heinrich Wieland Prize

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