Scientific Advisory Board

.The Diabetes and Obesity Center of Excellence is guided by a Scientific Advisory Board whose members are dedicated to advancing understanding of the causes and consequences of diabetes, obesity and related metabolic and cardiovascular disorders, and to identifying new approaches to their treatment.

Lydia Aguilar-Bryan, MD, PhD
Pacific Northwest Research Institute

Alan Chait, MD
University of Washington

Wil Fujimoto, MD
University of Washington, Professor Emeritus

Irl Hirsch, MD
University of Washington

Steve Kahn, MB, ChB
ACOS for Research, Puget Sound VA

Randall Moon, PhD
Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington

Jerry Nepom, MD, PhD
Benaroya Research Institute

Daniel Porte, MD
University of California, San Diego

Sue Ritter, PhD
Washington State University

Stephen C. Woods, PhD
University of Cincinnati