Interest Groups

 

PI Title Affiliation Expertise E-mail

 

Accili Domenico Russell Berrie Foundation Professor of Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Insulin action da230@columbia.edu
Al-Awqati Qais Robert F. Loeb Professor of Medicine and Professor of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics Medicine-Nephrology Kidney stem cells, diabetes complications qa1@columbia.edu
Albu Jeanine Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center Obesity; body composition jba1@columbia.edu
Allikmets Rando William and Donna Acquavella Associate Professor of Ophthalmic Science (in Ophthalmology Ophthalmology Genetic studies of Mendelian and complex eye diseases rla22@columbia.edu

 

Bellosta Paola Associate Professor of Genetics Genetics and Development Columbia University Fat body in D. Melanogaster pb2452@columbia.edu
Berk Paul Professor of Medicine Medicine-Digestive and Liver Diseases FFA transport pb2158@columbia.edu
Bigger John Professor of Medicine Medicine-Cardiology Heart disease in diabetes, clinical trials in diabetes jtb2@columbia.edu
Blaner William Professor of Medicine Medicine-Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Retinoids wsb2@columbia.edu
Braesemle Dawn Assistant Professor Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University Lipid transport, storage brasaemle@aesop.
rutgers.edu
Brem Harold Professor of Surgery Winthrop University Hospital Wound healing  
Brickman Adam Irving Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology (in the Taub Institute and The Sergievsky Center) Neurology Complications

 

 

 

Carlson Marian Professor of Genetics Genetics and Development AMPK mbc1@columbia.edu
Chen Xiaojuan Assistant Professor of Surgical Sciences Surgery & Center for Clinical and Translational Immunology Beta Cell differentiation xc2248@columbia.edu
Chess Leonard Professor of Medicine Medicine-Rheumatology Immunology, Treg cells lc19@columbia.edu
Chung Wendy Assistant Professor Pediatrics-Molecular Genetics Genetics of Complex disorders, obesity and diabetes wkc15@columbia.edu
Christiano Angela Richard and Mildred Rhodebeck Professor of Dermatology and Prof of Genetics & Development Genetics and Development & Dermatology Complications amc65@columbia.edu
Clynes Raphael Assistant Professor Center for Clinical and Translational Immunology Immunoreceptors in dendritic cells rc645@columbia.edu
Convit Antonio Professor & Medical Director Center for Brain Health  NYU Langone Medical Center Obesity Antonio.Convit@nyumc.org
Creusot Remi Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences  Center for Clinical and Translational Immunology Type 1 Diabetes rjc2150@columbia.edu

 

D'agati Vivette Professor of Pathology at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital at the Columbia University Medical Center Pathology and Cell Biology Kidney complications vdd1@columbia.edu
Deckelbaum Richard Robert R. Williams Professor of Nutrition Pediatrics-Gastroenterology and Nutrition Lipoproteins, childhood obesity rjd20@columbia.edu
Desvarieux Moise Associate Professor of Epidemiology Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health Complications mdesvarieux@columbia.edu
Ducy Patricia Assistant Professor Genetics and Development Osteocalcin and beta cell biology pd2193@columbia.edu

 

Edelstein Burton Professor of Clinical Medicine College of Dental Medicine - Community Health & Health Policy & Management Complications ble22@columbia.edu
Egli Dieter Adjunct Associate Research Scientist Pediatrics - Molecular Genetics Genetics of Complex disorders, obesity and diabetes de2220@columbia.edu

 

Farber Donna Professor of Surgery Surgery Complications df2396@columbia.edu
Ferrante Anthony Dorothy & Daniel Silberberg Associate Professor of Medicine Medicine-Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Innate immunity and metabolism awf7@columbia.edu
Freda Pamela Associate Professor of Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Growth hormone and IGFs in pituitary puf1@columbia.edu

 

Gallagher Dympna Associate Professor of Nutritional Medicine St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center Energetics and body composition dg108@columbia.edu
Gangwisch James Assistant Professor Department of Psychiatry Sleep duration and metabolic syndrome jeg64@columbia.edu
Gharavi  Ali Associate Professor of Medicine Medicine Kidney complications ag2239@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-Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Lipoproteins, atherosclerosis ijg3@columbia.edu
Golden Lauren Assistant Professor Medicine-Endocrinology Clinical trials in type 1 and type 2 diabetes lhg2109@columbia.edu
Gottesman  Max Revson Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics & Microbiology Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics cAMP signaling meg8@columbia.edu
Graziano Joseph Professor of Environmental Health Sciences & Pharmacolgy Interim Chair Pharmacology & Environmental Health Sciences Complications jg24@columbia.edu
Gu Wei Professor of Pathology Pathology Sirtuins wg8@columbia.edu

 

Hardy Mark Auchincloss Professor of Surgery Surgery Pancreas transplantation mah1@columbia.edu
Harris Paul Assistant Professor Medicine-Oncology Beta cell imaging peh1@columbia.edu
Heyer Eric Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Neurology Department of Neurology Brain injury and metabolic disorders ejh3@columbia.edu
Hielscher Andreas Professor of Biomedical & Electrical Engineering and Radiology & Director, Biophotonics & Optical Radiology Laboratory Department of Pathology Biomedical Optics, Imaging & Informatics ahh2004@columbia.edu
Hirano Michio Professor of Neurology Department of Neurology Brain injury and metabolic disorders mh29@columbia.edu
Hripcsak George Vivian Beaumont Allen Professor and Chair of Biomedical Informatics Department of Biomedical Informatics Complications gh13@columbia.edu
Huang Li-Shin Research Scientist Medicine-Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Lipoproteins, atherosclerosis lh99@columbia.edu

 

Jiang Hong Associate Professor of Clinical Immunology  Medicine-Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care T cell regulation and self non-self discrimination hj75@columbia.edu
Johnson Lynne Professor of Medicine Medicine - Cardiology Nuclear Cardiology lj2129@columbia.edu

 

Karsenty Gerard Paul A. Marks Professor Genetics and Development Metabolic effects of bone gk2172@columbia.edu
Kim Tae-wan Associate Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology Pathology and Cell Biology Pathology and Cell Biology twk16@columbia.edu
Kitajewski Jan Associate Professor Obstetrics and Gynecology Vascular development jkk9@columbia.edu
Korner Judith Irving Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Obesity, bariatric surgery jk181@columbia.edu

 

Laferrère Blandine Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center 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 Genetics of Complex disorders jl3553@columbia.edu
Leibel Rudolph Christopher J. Murphy Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Pediatrics-Molecular Genetics Genetics of Complex disorders, obesity and diabetes rl232@columbia.edu
Lin Qiao Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering Glucose monitoring devices qlin@columbia.edu
Luchsinger Jose Associate Professor Medicine-General Medicine Diabetes and cognitive dysfunction jal94@columbia.edu
Lumey Lambert Associate Clinical Professor of Epidemiology Mailman School of Public Health-Epidemiology Lifecourse lhl1@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 Assistant Professor of Genetics Genetics and Development Retinoids in islet cell differentiation clm20@columbia.edu
Morrow John Pearce Assistant Professor in Medicine (Cardiology) Department of Medicine - Cardiology Lipotoxic cardiomyopathy jpm46@columbia.edu

 

Oberfield Sharon Professor of Pediatrics Pediatrics-Endocrinology Polycystic ovarian syndrome, childhood obesity seo8@columbia.edu

 

Pajvani Utpal Assistant Professor of Medicine Division of Endocrinology Glucose and Lipid Metabolism up2104@columbia.edu
Papaioannou Virginia Professor of Genetics Genetics and Development Pancreas development vep1@columbia.edu
Parsons Ramon Avon Foundation Professor of Breast Cancer Research Medicine-Molecular Medicine PTEN and insulin action rep15@columbia.edu
Pascual Juan Manuel Assistant Professor Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, Pediatrics, Physiology
Integrative Biology Neuroscience
juan.pascual@utsouthwestern.edu
Pi-Sunyer F. Xavier Professor of Medicine St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center Obesity; body composition, diabetes clinical trials fxp1@columbia.edu

 

Ramasamy Ravichadran Associate Professor of Medicine New York University-Surgery Metabolic basis of ischemic injury and heart failure rr260@columbia.edu
Reame Nancy Mary Dickey Lindsay Professor of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion School of Nursing, Columbia University Neuroendocrinology of the reproductive cycle in diabetes nr2188@columbia.edu
Rosenbaum Michael Professor of Clinical Medicine Pediatrics Childhood obesity mr475@columbia.edu
Rundle Andrew Associate Professor of Epidemiology Columbia Univ. Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology Obesity and cancer development agr3@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 Assistant Professor Medicine-Digestive and Liver Diseases Inflammation, liver disease rfs2102@columbia.edu
Shapiro Lawrence Associate Professor, Ophthalmology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics Ophthalmology AMPK, Adiponectin, protein structure lss8@columbia.edu
Shawber Carrie Assistant Professor Obstetrics and Gynecology Vascular development cjs2002@columbia.edu
Shea Steven Hamilton Southworth Professor of Medicine and Professor of Epidemiology General-Medicine Clinical trials in type 1 and type 2 diabetes ss35@columbia.edu
Shelanski Michael Delafield Professor of Pathology Pathology Cognitive dysfunction and metabolic disorders mls7@columbia.edu
Shen Michael Professor of Medical Sciences (in Medicine) & Professor of Genetics & Development Genetics and Development Complications in metabolic disorders mshen@columbia.edu
Small Scott Herbert Irving Professor of Neurology Medicine-Neurology Brain imaging in metabolic disorders sas68@columbia.edu
Stojanovic Milan Assistant Professor Experimental therapeutics Theranostic devices mns18@columbia.edu
Sussel Lori Associate Professor of Genetics Genetics and Development Pancreas development lgs2@columbia.edu
Sykes Megan Professor of Microbiology & Surgery Center for Clinical and Translational Immunology  Translational Immunology 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
Teitelman Gladys Professor of Cell Biology SUNY Downstate Brooklyn Developmental biology gteitelman@downstate.edu
Tong Liang Professor Biological Sciences Structure of glycolytic enzymes ltong@columbia.edu

 

Vannucci Susan Cornell University Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Brain injury and metabolic disorders suv2003@med.cornell.edu

 

Wardlaw  Sharon Atkins Professor of Medicine Medicine- Endocrinology Neuroendocrinology sw22@columbia.edu
Welch Carrie Associate Research Scientist Medicine-Molecular Medicine Genetics of complex disorders, atherosclerosis cbw13@columbia.edu
Worman Howard Professor of Medicine and Pathology & Cell Biology Medicine-Digestive and Liver Diseases Laminopathies hjw14@columbia.edu

 

Zeltser Lori Assistant Professor Department of Pathology Development of feeding circuits lz146@columbia.edu
Zhang Yiying Research Scientist Pediatrics-Molecular Genetics Obesity, fat cell biology yz84@columbia.edu
Zucker Charles Research Associate Professor Anatomy & Neurobiology Boston University Medical Center Complications czucker@bu.edu

 

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