Conference Contacts

Dr. Robert Judd
Phone:  334-844-5416

Dr. Kevin Huggins
Phone: 334-844-3296

Debbie Allgood
Phone:  334-844-4427

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Research Day

The 7th Annual Boshell Research Day, on Friday, February 28, 2014, brings together experts from around the United States to present current topics related to diabetes and the role of obesity in its development. The meeting will be highlighted by research presentations throughout the day and evening.

Don't miss this opportunity to attend and participate in this exciting event. Poster and oral presentation submissions are being accepted.

Registration fee is $75 for Boshell program members and $125 for nonmembers. Students and postdoctoral fellows may attend at no cost.

Guest Speakers
Dr. Gerald I. Shulman
George R. Cowgill Professor of Physiological Chemistry
Professor Medicine and Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Yale University School of Medicine
Co-Director Yale Diabetes Research Center
Dr. Thomas Gettys
Laboratory of Nutrient Sensing and Adipocyte Signaling
Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Dr. Neil E. Schaffner (Banquet Speaker)
Endocrinologist, Primary Medicine Associates.
Travel and Accommodations

  • A limited number of rooms are available at the Hotel at Auburn University. Call 800-228-2876 or 334-821-8200.
  • Airport shuttle service is available between the Atlanta airport and Auburn through Express-85 Shuttle Service ( Call 888-238-7738 or 334-887-8595. Shuttle payment must be made directly to Express-85.

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Research Day Brochure

Abstract Submission

Updated Meeting Itinerary

Register for Dinner Only

Guests attending the dinner only can also register for the dinner by calling Lynn Huggins (334-707-9355) or register and pay at the door.

Please note:  Deadline for special room rate at the Auburn Hotel and Conference Center of $105.00 is February 5 (Wednesday)