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
Ali Ziad Assistant Professor of Medicine Medicine-Cardiology Redox regulation of diabetic vascular remodeling by s-glutathiolation zaa2112@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
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
Chung Wendy Associate Professor of Pediatrics 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
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

 

Deckelbaum Richard Robert R. Williams Professor of Nutrition Pediatrics-Gastroenterology and Nutrition Lipoproteins, childhood obesity rjd20@columbia.edu
Demmer Ryan Assistant Professor of Epidemiology Department of Epidemiology Periodontal Infection and Type 2 Diabetes Risk rdemmer@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 Assistant Professor of Developmental Cell Biology 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 Director, NYU Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Medicine-Endocrinology Lipoproteins, atherosclerosis ira.goldberg@nyumc.org
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

 

Harris Paul Assistant Professor Medicine-Oncology Beta cell imaging peh1@columbia.edu
Haeusler Rebecca Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology Pathology and Cell Biology Pathology rah2130@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
Hripcsak George Vivian Beaumont Allen Professor and Chair of Biomedical Informatics Department of Biomedical Informatics Complications gh13@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 Associate Professor of Medicine Medicine-Endocrinology Obesity, bariatric surgery jk181@columbia.edu

 

Laferrère Blandine Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine New York Obesity Research 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

 

Ohlstein Benjamin Assistant Professor of Genetics and Development and of Medicine Dept of Genetics & Development Enteroendocrine Specification and Function bo2160@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
Pi-Sunyer F. Xavier Professor of Medicine New York Obesity Research 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 Associate 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
Shawber Carrie Assistant Professor Obstetrics and Gynecology Vascular development cjs2002@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
Shen Wei Assistant Professor of Nutritional Medicine Dept of Medicine Endocrinology Body composition in physiological and pathological conditions ws2003@columbia.edu
Small Scott Herbert Irving Professor of Neurology Medicine-Neurology Brain imaging in metabolic disorders sas68@columbia.edu
St-Onge Marie-Pierre Assistant Professor of Nutritional Medicine New York Obesity Research Center Effects of sleep duration on energy balance ms2554@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
Tong Liang Professor Biological Sciences Structure of glycolytic enzymes ltong@columbia.edu

 

Vasselli Joseph Professor New York Obesity Research Center Obesity jrv1@columbia.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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