Obesity in Africa: From epidemiology to cell biology
|When:||Tuesday, 01 August 2017 - Tuesday, 01 August 2017|
|Where:||Parktown Health Sciences Campus
Marie Curie Lecture Theatre
Professor Nigel Crowther's inaugural lecture will shed light on obesity in Africa.
He will give an overview of the epidemiology of obesity in Africa and its relationship with other non-communicable diseases. The possible mechanisms by which excess adiposity leads to disease, and the molecular processes involved in the accumulation of lipids within fat cells will also be discussed.Add event to calendar