Circadian Regulation of Cardiac Processes –Physiologic Importance and Pathologic Consequences.
C1-011 Lecture Hall, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Dr. Young is a professor in the college of medicine at the University of
Alabama at Birmingham. His research interest is focused on understanding
the interaction between extrinsic (i.e., environmental factors such as
nutrition and time-of-day) and intrinsic (e.g., cell-autonomous mechanisms)
influences on skeletal and cardiac muscle metabolism, and how these
relationships impact whole-body metabolic homeostasis and myocardial