Vanessa Curtis, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics - Endocrinology and Diabetes

Research Interests: Clinical pediatric obesity program
Brandon Davies, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Research Interests: Regulation of Vascular Triglcyeride Metabolism
Dr. David Frisvold David Frisvold, PhD
Associate Professor of Economics

Research Interests: Understanding how policy interventions influence obesity-related behavior
Dr. Ruth Grossmann Ruth Grossmann, RN, MNHP, PhD
Assistant Professor of Nursing

Research Interests: Metabolomic and the microbiome analyses in nutrition interventions
Mohamad Mokadem, MD Mohamad Mokadem, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Research Interests: Understanding the regulatory mechanism of gastric bypass on energy and glucose metabolism
Matthew Potthoff, PhD
Associate Professor of Pharmacology

Research Interests: Regulation of Nutrient Metabolism and Energy Homeostasis
William Sivitz, MD
Professor of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology and Metabolism

Research Interests: Mitochondrial function, Oxidative Stress, and Nutrition
Jessica Smith, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery - Gastrointestinal, Minimally invasive and Bariatric Surgery

Research Interests: Metabolic Effects of Bariatric Surgery and Lean Muscle Mass
Linda Snetselaar, PhD Linda Snetselaar, PhD
Professor and Chair, Preventive Nutrition Education
Associate Provost, Outreach and Engagement

Research Interests: Nutrition Interventions and Behavior Change
Eric Taylor, PhD
Associate Professor of Biochemistry

Research Interests: To discover molecular mechanisms to modulate mitochondrial metabolism to treat human disease
Robert Wallace, MD
Professor of Epidemiology

Research Interests: Obesity as a risk factor for clinical outcomes/ health status
Leonid Zingman, MD
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine

Research Interests: Skeletal muscle KATP channels determine bodily energy balance