Diabetes Metabolism Research Institute Faculty

Leadership

Arthur D. Riggs, Ph.D.
Director, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute at City of Hope
Director Emeritus, Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope
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Fouad R. Kandeel, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
Director, Islet Cell Transplant Program
Associate Director, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
Arthur D. Riggs Distinguished Chair in Diabetes & Metabolism Research
Joyce Niland, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor, Department of Diabetes & Cancer Discovery Science
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Rama Natarajan, Ph.D
Professor and Chair, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Member, Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
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Bart O. Roep, Ph.D.
Professor and Founding Chair, Department of Diabetes Immunology
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Debbie C. Thurmond, Ph.D.
Professor and Founding Chair, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
Deputy Director of the Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
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Anna Wu, Ph.D.
Co-director, Center for Theranostics
Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology
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Faculty

Ismail Al-Abdullah, Ph.D.
Research Professor, Department of Translational Research & Cellular Therapeutics
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David K. Ann, Ph.D.
Associate Chair, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Co-leader, Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer Program
Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
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Sergio Branciamore, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism
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Edouard Cantin, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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Ramakrishna Chandran, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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Zhen Chen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
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Ken C Chiu, F.A.C.E., M.D.
Professor of Clinical Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
Site Director, Endocrinology Fellowship Training Program
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Sangeeta Dhawan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
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Mohamed I. Husseiny El-Sayed, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Translational Research & Cellular Therapeutics
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Mohamed Ali El-Shahawy, M.D., M.P.H., M.H.A.
Clinical Professor, Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Jinong Feng, M.D.
Associate Research Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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Wei Feng, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Clinical Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
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James Figarola, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism Research
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Patrick Fueger, Ph.D.
Director, Metabolic Phenotyping Core Facility
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Yoko Fujita-Yamaguchi, Ph.D.
Director, City of Hope-Japan Scientific & Educational Exchange Program
Adjunct Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Gabriel B. Gugiu, Ph.D.
Manager, Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Core
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Paul Han, D.P.M., M.S.
Consultant, Department of Clinical Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism and Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery
Podiatric Surgeon
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Weidong Hu, Ph.D.
Research Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
Wendong Huang, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism Research
Janice Huss, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
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Lei Jiang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
John S. Kaddis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Diabetes & Cancer Discovery Science
Markus Kalkum, Ph.D.
Director, Mass Spectrometry & Proteomics Core
Mitsuo Kato, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism Research
Azar Khosravi, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism; Endocrinologist
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Teresa Ku, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics Research
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Maciej Kujawski, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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Jeanne LeBon, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism
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Junfeng Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
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Ke Ma, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
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Feng Miao, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism
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Yoko Mullen, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
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Lokesh Nagaprashantha, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist, Department of Molecular Medicine
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Eunjin Oh, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
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Keiko Omori, M.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
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Meirigeng Qi, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
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Marpadga Reddy, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Diabetes Metabolism Research Facility
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Helena Reijonen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Diabetes Immunology
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Andrei Rodin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
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Behrouz Salehian-Dardashti, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Raynald Samoa, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Dustin E. Schones, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
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Ben Shih, Ph.D.
Co-director, NCI-funded T32 Program
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John Shively, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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Judith Singer-Sam, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
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Jyotsana Singhal, M.S.
Staff Scientist, Department of Molecular Medicine
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Sharad S. Singhal, Ph.D.
Research Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
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Zuoming Sun, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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Joshua Tompkins, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications & Metabolism
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Rupangi Vasavada, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
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Rajakrishnan Veluthakal, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
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Qiong (Annabel) Wang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology
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Sushma Yadav, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Translational Research and Cellular Therapeutics
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Paul Yazaki, Ph.D.
Research Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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Jiing Kuan Yee, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Translational Research & Cellular Therapeutics
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Defu Zeng
Professor, Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
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Zhifang Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Molecular Imaging & Therapy
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