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Rajakrishnan Veluthakal, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Research Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute

Rajakrishnan Veluthakal, Ph.D.

Research Focus :
  • Islet Function/Dysfunction
  • Diabetes Drug Discovery
Other Languages Spoken
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil
  • 2015 to Present - Assistant Research Professor, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
  • 2015 - Assistant Research Professor, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
  • 2013 to 2014 - Research Scientist, Department of Ophthalmology, Kresge Eye Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
  • 2009 to 2011 - Associate Research Scientist, Department of Endocrinology, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • 2003 to 2005 - Research Associate, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit MI

Degrees

  • 1999 - Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India, Ph.D., Biochemistry
  • 1996 - Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India, M.Phil., Biochemistry
  • 1994 - Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India, M.S., Biochemistry
  • 1991 - Calicut University, Kerala, India, B.S., Botany

Fellowship

  • 1996-1999 Center for Micronutrient Research and Department of Biochemistry, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India
  • 2001-2003 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

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  • Editorial Board Member, Madridge Journal of Diabetes
  • Editorial Board Member, Diabetes Research Open Journal
  • Member, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Member - American Diabetes Association
  • 1996 - 1999, Senior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India
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