Spring 2023 - BPK 417 D100
Obesity, Adipocyte Function and Weight Management (3)
Class Number: 4633
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 6125, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 14, 2023
11:59 PM – 11:59 PM
TAKE HOME-EXAM, Burnaby
Prerequisites:BPK 306, 340. Recommended: BPK 110.
A complex systems lens is used to study the causes, complications and comorbidities of obesity, including diabetes and cardiovascular disease. The etiology of obesity is explored from genetics to environment, including the neuroendocrine biology of appetite regulation. Lifestyle, medical and pharmacological obesity management options and challenges are examined.
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