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About the DRTC

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 lives of people with diabetes.
The DRTC highlights the research of its members by brief videos. Click here » to watch DRTC members describing his/her research.

Diabetes Day 2016
Research Honorees


Team Vanderbilt - ADA Step Out Walk 2016
Saturday, November 5, 2016

Gifts highlight strong, lasting bonds between
patients and healers

Gratitude and validation: Michael Fowler, M.D.
An enduring tribute: Shubhada Jagasia, M.D., MMHC
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My Health Chat: Advances in Diabetes Research »

The Vanderbilt Center for Translation Research (CDTR)
and it cores provide services to investigators
with externally funded, diabetes-related
translational research.
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Vanderbilt Diabetes: 

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Research Headlines

Featured Investigator:

John M. Stafford M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor  
Department of Medicine
Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, & Metabolism
and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Staff Physician, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System 

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Featured Scholar:

Brian T. Palmisano
M.D./Ph.D. Candidate
Stafford Lab



Attend one of our upcoming meetings or seminars! Note that this calendar includes the BIG and MetabIG series!
When and where Topic and related details
Dec. 9
12:00 PM
206 Preston Research Building
DRTC / VIOM Seminar
Mitchell A. Lazar, M.D., Ph.D., Univ. of Penn
Dec. 13
3:30 PM
MetabIG Meeting - McGuinness Lab
Dec. 16
12:00 PM
206 Preston Research Building
DRTC Friday Seminar Series
Jürgen Wess, Ph.D., NIH-NIDDK, Bethesda, MD.
Dec. 21
9:00 AM
512 Light Hall
Beta Cell Interest Group (BIG)
Rachana Haliyur (Powers lab)
Dec. 23
12:00 PM
your choice
No DRTC Friday Seminar Series Lecture
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Members & Leadership

DRTC Faculty Members
DRTC Executive Committee

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

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