Interest Groups

 

PI Title Affiliation Expertise E-mail

 

Accili Domenico Russell Berrie Foundation Professor of Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Insulin action, beta cell biology da230@columbia.edu
Al-Awqati Qais Robert F. Loeb Professor of Medicine and Professor of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics Medicine-Nephrology T35 for Medical students, diabetes complications qa1@columbia.edu
Ali Ziad Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cariovascular Medicine, Associate Director of Translational Science Medicine-Cardiology Diabetes vascular remodeling zaa2112@columbia.edu

 

Berk Paul Professor of Medicine Medicine-Digestive and Liver Diseases FFA transport pb2158@columbia.edu
Blaner William Professor of Medicine Medicine-Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Retinoids wsb2@columbia.edu

 

Chen Xiaojuan Assistant Professor of Surgical Sciences Surgery & Center for Clinical and Translational Immunology Beta Cell differentiation xc2248@columbia.edu
Christiano Angela Professor of Dermatology and Genetics & Development, Director, Basic Science Research Group Genetics and Development & Dermatology Shared genetic determinants of T1D and autoimmune disease amc65@columbia.edu
Chung Wendy Associate Professor of Pediatrics Pediatrics-Molecular Genetics Genetics of Complex disorders, obesity and diabetes wkc15@columbia.edu
Convit Antonio Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine, and Radiology NYU School of Medicine Childhood diabetes and cognitive function Antonio.Convit@nyumc.org
Creusot Remi Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences (in Medicine) Center for Clinical and Translational Immunology Diabetes and autoimmunity rjc2150@columbia.edu

 

Deckelbaum Richard Robert R. Williams Professor of Nutrition Pediatrics-Gastroenterology and Nutrition Lipoproteins, childhood obesity rjd20@columbia.edu
Demmer Ryan Assistant Professor of Epidemiology Mailman School of Public Health - Epidemiology Oral Health and Diabetes Risks rdemmer@columbia.edu
Desvarieux Moise Associate Professor of Epidemiology Mailman School of Public Health-Epidemiology  Oral Health and Diabetes Risks mdesvarieux@columbia.edu
Di Paolo Gilbert Adjunct Associate Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology Left institution- Senior Principal Scientist at Denali Therapeutics Phospholipids P & F recipient
Ducy Patricia Assistant Professor Genetics and Development Beta cell biology pd2193@columbia.edu

 

Egli Dieter Assistant Professor of Developmental Cell Biology Pediatrics - Molecular Genetics Stem cells and diabetes de2220@columbia.edu

 

Ferrante Anthony Dorothy & Daniel Silberberg Associate Professor of Medicine Medicine-Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Innate immunity and metabolism awf7@columbia.edu

 

Gallagher Dympna Professor of Nutritional Medicine Medicine- Endocrinology Energetics and body composition dg108@columbia.edu
Gangwisch James Assistant Professor Department of Psychiatry Sleep duration and metabolic syndrome jeg64@columbia.edu
Ginsberg  Henry Herbert and Florence Irving Professor of Medicine; Director - Irving Center for Clinical Research Medicine-Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Lipoproteins, atherosclerosis hng1@columbia.edu
Goland  Robin Merrill Eastman Professor of Clinical Medicine  Medicine-Endocrinology Clinical trials in type 1 and type 2 diabetes rsg2@columbia.edu
Goldberg Ira Dickinson W. Richards, Jr. Professor of Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Lipoproteins, atherosclerosis ira.goldberg@nyumc.org
Grishok Alla Assistant Professor Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics O-glc-nac in C.elegans ag2691@columbia.edu

 

Haeusler Rebecca Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology Pathology and Cell Biology Bile cids, HDL cholesterol and diabetes rah2130@columbia.edu
Harris Paul Associate Professor of Medical Sciences Medicine Endocrinology Beta cell imaging peh1@columbia.edu
Heyer Eric Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology and Neurology Department of Neurology Brain injury and metabolic disorders ejh3@columbia.edu
Hripcsak George Professor of Biomedical Informatics; Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics Department of Biomedical Informatics Improve diabetes care delivery gh13@columbia.edu

 

Johnson Lynne Professor of Medicine Medicine - Cardiology RAGE & wound healing lj2129@columbia.edu

 

Karsenty Gerard Professor of Genetics and Development and Medicine; Chair of Genetics and Development Genetics and Development Metabolic effects of bone gk2172@columbia.edu
Kissileff Harry Special Lecturer, New York Obesity Research Center Medicine- Endocrinology Body composition and insulin sensitivity hrk2@columbia.edu
Korner Judith Professor of Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Obesity, bariatric surgery jk181@columbia.edu

 

Laferrère Blandine Professor of Clinical Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Obesity, bariatric surgery bbl14@columbia.edu
Laufer Edward Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Cell Biology Department of Pathology Endocrine stem cells elaufer@columbia.edu
Lavine Joel Professor of Pediatrics Pediatrics - Gastroenterology and Nutrition NASH jl3553@columbia.edu
Leibel Rudolph Christopher J. Murphy Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Pediatrics-Molecular Genetics Genetics of obesity and diabetes rl232@columbia.edu
Lin Qiao Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering Glucose monitoring devices qlin@columbia.edu
Luchsinger Jose Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology Medicine-General Medicine Diabetes and cognitive dysfunction jal94@columbia.edu
Lumey Lambert Professor of Epidemiology Mailman School of Public Health-Epidemiology Undernutrition and risk of diabetes lumey@columbia.edu

 

Marks Andrew Clyde and Helen Wu Professor of Molecular Cardiology Physiology & Cellular Biophysics Ryanodine receptors arm42@columbia.edu
McGraw Timothy Professor of Cell Biology Cell Biology, Cornell University Glucose transport, structural biology derek.leroith@mssm.edu
Mendelsohn Cathy Professor of Urological Sciences, Pathology, Cell Biology and Genetics and Development Genetics and Development Retinoids in islet cell differentiation clm20@columbia.edu

 

Oberfield Sharon Professor of Pediatrics Pediatrics-Endocrinology PCOS, childhood obesity seo8@columbia.edu
Ohlstein Benjamin Assistant Professor of Genetics and Development and of Medicine Dept of Genetics & Development Enteroendocrine cells in Drosophila bo2160@columbia.edu
Ozcan Lale Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences Medicine-Molecular Med Hepatic insulin action and Calmodulin Kinase lo2192@columbia.edu

 

Pajvani Utpal Assistant Professor of Medicine Medicine- Endocrinology Notch, insulin signaling and NASH up2104@columbia.edu
Parker Dane Assistant Professor of Microbial Pathogenesis (in Pediatrics) Pediatrics Infectious Disease S.aureus infection and diabetes dp2375@columbia.edu
Pi-Sunyer F. Xavier Professor of Medicine Medicine- Endocrinology Obesity; DPP-OS fxp1@columbia.edu

 

Qiang Li Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology Pathology & Cell Biology Adipose tissue in Diabetes lq2123@columbia.edu

 

Ramasamy Ravichadran Associate Professor of Medicine New York University-Surgery Metabolic basis of ischemic injury and heart failure rr260@columbia.edu
Rosenbaum Michael Professor of Clinical Medicine Pediatrics Childhood obesity mr475@columbia.edu

 

Santulli Gaetano Associate Research Scientist Department of Physiology/ CellBiophysics Ryanodine receptors gs2620@columbia.edu
Schmidt Ann Marie Iven Young Professor of Endocrinology Department of Medicine, New York University Receptor for advanced glycation end products AnnMarie.Schmidt@nyumc.org
Schwabe Robert Professor of Medicine Medicine-Digestive and Liver Diseases Inflammation, liver disease rfs2102@columbia.edu
Shapiro Lawrence Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and Ophthalmic Science Ophthalmology AMPK, Adiponectin, protein structure lss8@columbia.edu
Small Scott Herbert Irving Professor of Neurology Medicine-Neurology Brain imaging in metabolic disorders sas68@columbia.edu
St. Onge Marie-Pierre Associate Professor of Nutritional Medicine Medicine- Endocrinology Sleep duration and metabolic syndrome ms2554@columbia.edu
Stojanovic Milan Associate Professor of Medical Sciences Experimental therapeutics Theranostic devices mns18@columbia.edu
Sui Lina Senior Research Worker Pathology & Cell Biology Stem cells and diabetes ls2218@cumc.columbia.edu
Sykes Megan Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, and Surgical Sciences Center for Clinical and Translational Immunology Tolerance induction megan.sykes@columbia.edu

 

Tabas Ira Richard J. Stock Professor of Medicine (Immunology) Medicine-Molecular Medicine Inflammation and atherosclerosis iat1@columbia.edu
Tall Alan Tilden-Weger-Bieler Professor of Medicine and Professor of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics Medicine-Molecular Medicine Lipoproteins, atherosclerosis art1@columbia.edu

 

 

Wang Claire Student Department of Population and Family Health Obesity epidemiology cbw2109@columbia.edu
Wardlaw Sharon Professor of Obesity Research Medicine- Endocrinology Neuroendocrinology sw22@columbia.edu
Welch Carrie Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences Medicine- Molecular Medicine Genetics of complex disorders, atherosclerosis cbw13@columbia.edu

 

Zeltser Lori Associate Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology Department of Pathology Development of feeding circuits lz146@columbia.edu
Zhang Yiying Research Scientist Pediatrics-Molecular Genetics Obesity, fat cell biology yz84@columbia.edu
Zuker Charles Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and of Neuroscience Department of Biochemistry Taste receptors cz2195@columbia.edu

 

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