Christopher M. Adams, MD, PhD

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Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Chair
Professor of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology and Metabolism
Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Contact Information

Office: 4320 PBDB
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-353-5786

Education

MD, University of Iowa
PhD, Physiology & Biophysics, University of Iowa

Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Fellow, Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Post Doctoral Fellow, Molecular regulation of cholesterol metabolism, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Licensure and Certifications

Certification, Endocrinology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine
Certification - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Translational Biomedicine, Medical Scientist Training Program

Center, Program and Institute Affiliations

Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center

Research Summary

Molecular mechanisms of skeletal muscle atrophy Therapeutic interventions for skeletal muscle atrophy, obesity and type 2 diabetes