Research Support

We acknowledge generous research support from:


The Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Merit BX0022230

The National Institutes of Health, R01 DK 109102, F30 DK 104514 


Dorris J. and Donald L. Duchene Sr. Foundation,

and the JoAnne Nicolay Foundation


American Heart Association


VA Career Development Award


Atlantic Philanthropies Inc. (USA), American Diabetes Association, the John A. Hartford Foundation, and the Association of Specialty Professors.


Vanderbilt Diabetes Research and Training Center


Vanderbilt Digestive Diseases Research Center


Vanderbilt Department of Medicine / Division of Endocrinology