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Medical Grand Rounds: Obesity, Cardiovascular Disease and Metabolic Dysregulation in a Viral Pandemics: Prior Lessons and New Research Opportunities

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  • On November 12, 2020, the Department of Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital hosted a virtual Grand Rounds presentation
  • Steven Grinspoon, MD, chief of the Metabolism Unit, presented on endocrine abnormalities, metabolic dysregulation and other conditions related to viruses including HIV and COVID-19

In a virtual Medical Grand Rounds hosted by Massachusetts General Hospital on November 12, 2020, Steven K. Grinspoon, MD, chief of the Metabolism Unit and director of the Program in Nutritional Metabolism at Mass General, shared data and findings related to obesity, cardiovascular disease and metabolic dysregulation during viral pandemics.

The session was moderated by Katrina Armstong, MD, physician-in-chief in the Department of Medicine at Mass General.

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