Academics & Research

Diabetes & Metabolism Research Center Research


  • Metabolism Interest Group

    Metabolism Interest Group

    Abnormal metabolism is at the core of many significant health problems including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. Our research in metabolism at the University of Utah spans investigations of the basic molecular mechanisms of cell metabolism to studies on animal physiology and clinical studies in humans.

    Faculty: Metabolism Interest Group

  • Health Behaviors Interest Group

    Health Behaviors Interest Group

    Lifestyle modification and behavior change are essential in preventing and managing chronic conditions like diabetes and obesity. Our researchers in this area are focused on intervention strategies for improving health behaviors (including healthy eating, exercise, and medication management) and implementation science to improve diabetes and obesity prevention and management.

    Faculty: Health Behaviors Interest Group