Expertise DescriptionI have more than 45 years experience in the field of Internal Medicine specializing in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. My expertise includes Diabetes Mellitus, Flu, and Hyperglycemia. I have experience with diabetes research concerning the transmembrane signaling mechanisms for the insulin receptor and related receptors. I have additional experience as a biochemist investigating the effects of exercise training, antioxidants, and new anti-diabetic drugs in insulin-resistant subjects; the preclinical development of small molecule, insulin receptor activators for eventual use in diabetic patients; and the development of small molecule inhibitors of the IGF-1 receptor to treat prostate and other cancers.
Areas of Expertise
My professional experience includes: Visiting Scientist in the Department of Endocrinology at a hospital, a Staff Associate at a health institute, an Assistant Professor in Residence at a University, a Clinical Investigator at a hospital, the Director of a hospital Division of Diabetes and Endocrine Research, and a Professor in Residence in the Departments of Medicine and Physiology at a university.
|M.D.||University of Illinois College of Medicine|
|American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine|
|American Board of Internal Medicine – Endocrinology Metabolism|
Awards & Affiliation
|American Diabetes Association|
|Insulin Receptor Society International|
|Italian Diabetes Association Mentor Award|
|American College of Physicians|
|Mary Jane Kugel Award|
|Juvenile Diabetes Foundation|
American Diabetes Association, Western Region
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