Diabetes and Metabolism Training Program Student Roster


Michael D. Jensen, M.D.

Review the focus areas, mentors and publications of current and former trainees in the Diabetes and Metabolism Training Program at Mayo Clinic.

Appointee Mentor Research focus Mayo Clinic publications
Samantha R. Weaver, Ph.D. Jennifer Jane (Jennifer) Westendorf, Ph.D. Sex-dependent regulation of osteoarthritis Publications on PubMed
Jon David Adams, Ph.D. Adrian Vella, M.D. Understanding the interaction of glucagon and insulin secretion to determine postprandial glucose concentrations in prediabetes Publications on PubMed
Chad C. Wiggins, Ph.D. Michael J. Joyner, M.D. Influence of changes in the oxyhemoglobin dissociation curve on pulmonary oxygen uptake and skeletal muscle oxygen extraction during exercise Publications on PubMed
Kelli Lytle, Ph.D. Michael D. Jensen, M.D. Intramyocellular fatty acid trafficking in insulin-resistant states Publications on PubMed
Latasha M. Smith, Ph.D. Michael D. Jensen, M.D. Endothelin-1 as a novel target for the prevention of metabolic dysfunction with intermittent hypoxia Publications on PubMed
Corey R. Hart, Ph.D. Ian R. Lanza, Ph.D. Chronic inflammation and exercise responsiveness Publications on PubMed
Sarah E. Baker, Ph.D. Michael J. Joyner, M.D. Autonomic control of blood pressure in postmenopausal women; Improving drug delivery in cystic fibrosis using exercise Publications on PubMed
Micah B. Schott, Ph.D. Mark A. McNiven, Ph.D. Regulated lipolysis in hepatocytes Publications on PubMed
Ron T. Varghese, M.B.B.S. Adrian Vella, M.D. Role of TCF7L2 in pathogenesis of prediabetes Publications on PubMed
Maria E. Morgan Bathke, Ph.D. Michael D. Jensen, M.D. Sex and depot differences in ex vivo adipose tissue fatty acid storage and glycerol-3-phosphate Publications on PubMed
Ryan J. Schulze, Ph.D. Mark A. McNiven, Ph.D. Lipid droplet breakdown requires dynamin 2 for vesiculation of autolysosomal tubules in hepatocytes Publications on PubMed
Marc A. Becker, Ph.D. Paul Haluska, M.D. Palliation of ovarian cancer ascites via PAPP-A inhibition and repositioning antimalarial drug quinacrine to enhance carboplatin sensitivity in ovarian cancer Publications on PubMed
Adam R. Kanopka, Ph.D. K Sreekumaran Nair, M.D., Ph.D. Defects in mitochondrial efficiency and H2O2 emissions in obese women are restored to a lean phenotype with aerobic exercise training Publications on PubMed
Jacqueline K. Limberg, Ph.D. Michael J. Joyner, M.D. Respiratory influences on muscle sympathetic nerve activity and limb vascular conductance in the steady state Publications on PubMed
Kazanna C. Hames, Ph.D. Sundeep Khosla, M.D. Adipose tissue fatty acid storage factors: Effects of depot, sex and fat cell size Publications on PubMed