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Northern Communities Public Lecture: New treatments for type 2 diabetes to decrease the risk of heart disease and prolong life

Date/Time: Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Location: Florey Lecture Theatre, Medical School North Building, Frome Road

Cost: Free

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In this lecture, Professor Michael Nauck will discuss his research into type 2 diabetes over the last 25 years.

Professor Nauck recognised the potential of the hormone GLP-1 for treating patients with type 2 diabetes, and has been able to help millions of people with type 2 diabetes worldwide by reducing their risk of heart disease and other metabolic conditions.

Professor Nauck is Head of Clinical Research at the Diabetes Division, Medical Department I, St. Josef-Hospital (Ruhr-University Bochum) in Bochum, Germany.

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