2015 Poll Visiting Scientist Lecture
Kevan C. Herold, MD
Professor of Immunology and of Medicine (Endocrinology)
Director, Yale Diabetes Center
Deputy Director for Translational Science, YCCI
Yale School of Medicine
The University of Washington (UW) Diabetes Research Center (DRC) is one of 18 DRCs sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (grant P30 DK017047), to promote basic, translational, and clinical research on diabetes and related metabolic disorders.
The Director is Steven Kahn, M.B., Ch.B., Professor of Medicine, the Deputy Director is Karin Bornfeldt, Ph.D., Professor of Medicine and the Associate Director is Jerry Palmer, M.D., Professor of Medicine. The academic home is in the Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Nutrition (Alan Chait, M.D., Head) of the Department of Medicine (William Bremner, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman).
The goals of the DRC are to: