Diabetes Research Program


Tulane Diabetes Research Program

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The mission of the Tulane Diabetes Research Program is to provide a collaborative research community and infrastructure to Tulane research investigators studying the molecular bases and therapeutic avenues for diabetes mellitus, obesity and their complications.

Franck Mauvais-Jarvis, MD, PhD, Director of the Tulane Diabetes Research Program, Price-Goldsmith Professor of Nutrition


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A variety of research resources are available in the Section of Endocrinology. These research projects and others through the Clinical Translational Unit (CTU) provide numerous opportunities for research and scholarly publication, and are an integral part of the Section of Endocrinology. Publications relating to this research are found on our faculty biography pages.