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Translational Research Institute for Metabolism & Diabetes

Translational Research Institute for Metabolism & Diabetes

Our Team

Anna Casu

Anna Casu, MD

Associate Investigator

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Paul M. Coen

Paul M. Coen, PhD

Associate Investigator

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Karen D. Corbin

Karen D. Corbin, PhD, RD

Investigator

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James P. DeLany

James P. DeLany, PhD

Senior Investigator

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Stephen Gardell

Stephen Gardell, PhD

Senior Investigator

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Bret H. Goodpaster

Bret H. Goodpaster, PhD

Senior Investigator

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Richard E. Pratley

Richard E. Pratley, MD

Senior Investigator

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Steven R. Smith

Steven R. Smith, MD

Senior Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer

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Lauren M. Sparks

Lauren M. Sparks, PhD

Investigator

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Christopher A. Davis

Christopher A. Davis, PhD

Senior Director

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Karen Jones

Karen Jones, BSN, RN, CCRC

Senior Manager

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Research Scientists

Elvis Carnero, PhD

Research Scientist

Adeline Divoux, PhD

Research Scientist

Carley Glass, PhD

Research Scientist

Robert Standley, PhD

Research Scientist

Rick Vega, PhD

Research Scientist

Yury Nunez-Lopez, PhD

Research Scientist

Post Docs

Andrea Brennan, PhD

Giovanna Distefano, PhD

James Hinkley, PhD

Stephanie Marshall, PhD

Maria Pino, PhD

Calorimetry Core

Christopher Bock, MSME

Principal Investigator

Clinic Core

Amanda Jones, BSN, RN, CCRC

Clinical Research Operations Manager

CRU Core

Tavis Cross, AS, RN

Clinical Research Unit Manager

Exercise Core

Lindy Moore, MS

Exercise Physiology Manager

Imaging Core

Heather Cornnell, PhD

Research Scientist

Lab Core

Joshua Smith, BS

Lab Manager

Nutrition Core

Rita Emerson, MS, RD

Research Dietitian

Research Operations

Erika Puleo, MS

Research Operations Manager