Professor Juris Meier
Juris Meier is a Consultant Physician at the Department of Medicine I at St. Josef-Hospital of the Ruhr-Universit√§t Bochum (RUB), Germany. He received his medical degree with honours from the Medical School at the RUB and has performed research fellowships at the Panum-Institute at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark and UCLA School of Medicine, California, USA.
rofessor Meier is a member of the German Diabetes Association, the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, and the American Diabetes Association. He has received numerous national and international scientific awards, including a "Rising Star Lecture" from the European Diabetes A ssociation (EASD) and the "Werner Creutzfeldt Award" from the German Diabetes Association.
Professor Meier has authored and co-authored over 100 publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as several book chapters. He currently serves as the Associate Editor of Regulatory Peptides and is a member of the Editorial board of Diabetes, in addition to his role as a reviewer for journals including the The Lancet, Diabetologia, and the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Professor Meier's research interests include the regulation of insulin secretion in vivo, the physiological actions and therapeutic applications of incretin hormones and the mechanisms of beta-cell death in patients with diabetes.