Affiliated Faculty

This list of affiliated investigators can help you identify potential research mentors at the University of Pittsburgh. PSTP students can, and do, work with mentors not on this list, but the investigators featured below have expressed interest in hosting PSTP students in their laboratories.

Michael Jurczak, PhD
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Erin Kershaw, MD
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The role of intracellular lipid metabolism and adipose tissue biology in normal metabolism and disease using basic and translational approaches

Radhika Muzumdar, MD
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GH, insulin-like growth factors and a novel mitochondria-associated peptide on glucose homeostasis, energy metabolism, cardiovascular health and aging

Robert O'Doherty, PhD
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The association between states of over nutrition and resulting metabolic disturbances, most notably obesity, NAFLD, and Type 2 Diabetes