Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases

Islet Function and Survival Investigators

Scientists who focus on islet function and survival use basic and translational techniques to explore the mechanisms of the pancreatic islet, home of the insulin-secreting beta cell.

IU School of Medicine

Joseph P. Bidwell, PhD

Joseph P. Bidwell, PhD

Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology, & Physiology
Linda A. DiMeglio, MA,  MD,  MPH

Linda A. DiMeglio, MA, MD, MPH

Professor of Pediatrics
Carmella Evans-Molina, MD, PhD

Carmella Evans-Molina, MD, PhD

Director, Diabetes Research Center
Jamie L. Felton, MD

Jamie L. Felton, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Evan L. Fogel, MD

Evan L. Fogel, MD

Professor of Medicine
Heba Ismail, MD

Heba Ismail, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Chen Lin, PhD

Chen Lin, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Amelia K. Linnemann, PhD

Amelia K. Linnemann, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Yunlong Liu, PhD

Yunlong Liu, PhD

Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics
Kieren J. Mather, MD

Kieren J. Mather, MD

Professor of Medicine
Amber L. Mosley, PhD

Amber L. Mosley, PhD

Associate Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Emily K. Sims, MD

Emily K. Sims, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jason M. Spaeth, PhD

Jason M. Spaeth, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Michael A. Weiss, MD,  PhD,  MBA

Michael A. Weiss, MD, PhD, MBA

Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Wenting Wu, PhD

Wenting Wu, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics

Indiana Biosciences Research Institute

Decio Eizirik, PhD
Teresa Mastracci, PhD