About the DRTC

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The Vanderbilt Diabetes Research and Training Center (DRTC) is a NIH-sponsored Diabetes Center that facilitates the discovery, application, and translation of scientific knowledge to improve the care of patients with diabetes.
 

The Vanderbilt DRTC, an interdisciplinary program involving more than 120 faculty distributed among 15 departments in 3 schools and 4 colleges at Vanderbilt and neighboring Meharry Medical College, consists of:

  • Administrative Component
  • Enrichment, Training, and Outreach Program that fosters an environment conducive to collaborative, interdisciplinary research (DRTC Seminar SeriesVanderbilt Diabetes Day), and to training new diabetes scientists.


Core Facilities

Administrative Vanderbilt Diabetes Core Facilities
Cell Imaging Shared Resource (CISR)
Hormone Assay & Analytical Services Core
Islet Procurement & Analysis (IPA)
Metabolic Physiology Shared Resource (MPSR)
Metabolomic's Core / Metabolomic Analysis
Nutrition & Diet Assessment (VNDAC)
Transgenic / ES Cell Shared Resource (TMESCSR)
VUMC Research Cores & Shared Resources

Calendar

A listing of upcoming meetings or seminars that you might want to attend.
When and where Topic and related details
Apr. 25
12:00 PM
206 Preston Research Building
Vanderbilt DRTC Friday Seminar Series
Craig L. Duvall, Ph.D.
Local Gene Silencing to Promote Skin Wound Vascularization and Repair
May. 2
12:00 PM
206 Preston Research Building
Vanderbilt DRTC Friday Seminar Series
TBA
TBA
May. 9
12:00 PM
206 Preston Research Building
Vanderbilt DRTC Friday Seminar Series
Commencement - no seminar

Our Faculty

View the more than 100 DRTC faculty members.


People

DRTC Executive Committee
DRTC Administration/Personnel

Contact Us

Alvin Powers
Director
Terri Ray
Sr. Executive Secretary
Yelana Sims
Assistant to Terri Ray

The Vanderbilt Diabetes Research and Training Center is supported by NIH grant DK20593.

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