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Grants Program Advisory Council Members

Peter Arvan, M.D.
William K. and Delores S. Brehm Professor of Type 1 Diabetes Research,
Professor, Internal Medicine and Medical School
Director, Michigan Comprehensive Diabetes Center

Charles F. Burant M.D., Ph.D.
Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Professor of Metabolism
Professor, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology & Metabolism
Professor, Molecular & Integrative Physiology

Christin Carter-Su, Ph.D.
Professor, Department Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Director, MDRTC Pilot and Feasibility Program
Associate Director and Chief, Biomedical Research Division, MDRTC

Rodney A. Hayward, M.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine-General Medicine
Professor, Health Management and Policy School of Public Health

Michele Heisler, M.D., M.P.A.
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education, SPH
Health Research Scientist, Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence

William H. Herman, M.D., M.P.H.
Stefan S. Fajans/GlaxoSmithKline Professor of Diabetes
Professor, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology & Metabolism
Professor, Epidemiology, School of Public Health
Director, Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center

Ronald J. Koenig, M.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine-Endocrinology & Metabolism
Director, Medical Scientist Training Program
Director, Cell and Molecular Biology Core, MDRTC

Ram Menon, M.D., M.B.B.S., M.R.C.P.
Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
Director, Pediatric Endocrinology

Richard M. Mortensen, Ph.D., M.D.
Associate Professor, Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Associate Professor, Pharmacology

Martin G. Myers, Jr., M.D., Ph.D
Marilyn H. Vincent Professor of Diabetes Research
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology & Metabolism
Associate Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology

Gabriel Nunez, M.D.
Paul de Kruif Professor of Academic Pathology
Professor, Department of Pathology and Medical School

John D. Piette, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine-General Medicine
Chief, Prevention and Control Division, MDRTC

Meng Tan, M.D.
Professor, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology & Metabolism

John W. Wiley, M.D. 
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine-Gastroenterology
Director, University of Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU)
Director, Academic Program and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

Regional Grants Advisory Members             

Jim Granneman, Ph.D. 
Professor, Psychiatry and Endocrinology Director,
The Center for Integrative Metabolic and Endocrine Research (CIMER)
Wayne State University - School of Medicine

Laura R. MacCabe, Ph.D.
Professor of Physiology and Radiology
Michigan State University

Sonja M.Najjar, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
Director, Center for Diabetes and Endocrine Research (CeDER)    
University of Toledo