The Nutrition Society, 8 - 9 December 2015, London, United Kingdom

Joelle Oosterman – Effect of daily timing of saturated fat and liquid sugar intake on energy balance



Society for Neuroscience (SFN) meeting, 17 - 21 October 2015, Chicago, USA

Zhi Zhang – Effects of long-term estrogen replacement in the ventromedial nucleus of the hypothalamus (VMH) on ovariectomy-induced changes in body weight, fat distribution and bone mass in rats



Young active research in endocrinology (YARE) meeting, 2 - 4 October 2015, Berlin, Germany

 Zhi Zhang - Administration of thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH) in the paraventricular nucleus (PVN) modulates glucose metabolism and body temperature 



11th World Congress on Neurohypophysial Hormones (WCNH), 29 August – 2 September 2015, Queenstown, New Zealand

 Andries Kalsbeek - Vasopressin neurons in the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN): critical signaling inside and outside the biological clock



XIV European Biological Rhythms Society meeting, 2 – 6 August 2015, Manchester, United Kingdom

Pawan Kumar Jha - Sleep deprivation and caffeine treatment potentiate photic resetting of circadian clock in diurnal rodent, Sudanian grass rat (Arvicanthis ansorgei)
Anne Loes Opperhuizen – Nocturnal light exposure acutely disrupts glucose metabolism
Yan Su – Effects of regular feeding and adrenalectomy on daily gene expression rhythms in rat white adipose tissue
Dirk Jan Stenvers – RNA sequencing shows disturbed adipose tissue clock rhythms in patients with type 2 diabetes
Andries Kalsbeek – How the SCN synchronizes daily rhythms in peripheral tissues
Satish Sen – Ultradian feeding coupled with caloric restriction affects both the peripheral and central clocks in mice
Ruth Versteeg – Effect of ambient light intensity on glucose and lipid metabolism and appetite in humans



Lorentz Conference on “Human Circadian Rhythms: developing a multi-oscillator framework”, 6 – 10 July 2015, Leiden, The Netherlands

Andries Kalsbeek - Effect of nocturnal light on glucose metabolism in humans and experimental animals, 




5th Mediterranean Neuroscience Society, 13 – 16 June 2015, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy

Andries Kalsbeek - Brain areas and pathways in the regulation of glucose metabolism,



Dutch Neuroscience Meeting, 11 – 12 June 2015, Lunteren, The Netherlands

Yan Su – Effects of adrenalectomy on daily gene expression rhythms in the rat suprachiasmatic and paraventricular hypothalamic nuclei and in white adipose tissue 

Daniela Herrera Moro Chao - Metabolic regulation of taste receptor expression in the hypothalamus and brainstem



Keystone symposium on Neural Control of Metabolic Physiology and Diseases

 12 - 17 April, 2015, Snowbird, Utah, USA

 Daniela Herrera Moro Chao - Hypothalamic and brainstem structures involved in the beneficial effects of iminosugars on metabolic syndrome



Center for Timing Research (CTR) meeting, 17 March, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

 Dirk Jan Stenvers - Direct effects of light on glucose and lipid metabolism in patients with type 2 diabetes

Joelle Oosterman - Effects of daily timing of saturated fat and liquid sugar intake on energy balance
Yan Su - Effects of restricted feeding and adrenalectomy on daily gene expression rhythms in adipose tissue



Amsterdam Center for Metabolism (ACM) meeting, 9 – 10 March 2015, Lunteren, The Netherlands  

Joelle Oosterman – Effects of daily timing of saturated fat and liquid sugar intake on energy balance 

Hannah Eggink – Intracerebroventricular administration of a specific TGR5 agonist increases fatty acid oxidation and energy expenditure in mice



Dutch Endocrine Meeting 2015, 16-17 January, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Dirk Jan Stenvers - Relation between light, circadian rhythms and metabolism in  animal models and patients with type 2 diabetes

Emmely M. de Vries - NF-кB signaling in the hypothalamus is essential for the response of the central HPT axis to acute inflammation

Zhi Zhang - Selective and chronic intrahypothalamic thyroid hormone administration in the rat ventromedial and paraventricular nucleus



4th Neurotime Annual Meeting 2015, 20-22 January, Basel, Switzerland

Pawan Jha - Effects of sleep deprivation on circadian and metabolic rhythmicity in a diurnal rodent

Satish Sen - Role of the nuclear receptor Rev-erbα in the central control of energy metabolism

Fernando Cazarez Marquez - Interactions of reproduction and energy metabolism: a round way trip via RF-amide peptides