Postdoctoral Fellowships 2020/2021

BBDC Postdoctoral Fellowships
BBDC Fellowship In Diabetes Care (Funded By Eli Lilly)
D.H. Gales Family Charitable Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship
Sellers Postdoctoral Fellowship

Competition Deadline Date: February 25, 2020

RecipientSupervisorTitle of ResearchAward
Rua, HongDr. Hoon-Ki Sung and Dr. Peter KimInvestigating the role adipose peroxisomes in metabolic homeostasisSellers Postdoctoral Fellowship

Khan, MD Saifur Rahman

Dr. Michael Wheeler

Mechanism of diminished sphingolipids-induced type 2 diabetesBBDC Postdoctoral Fellowship
Oakie, Amanda MariaDr. Maria Cristina NostroThe evaluation of enzyme aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) activity during pancreatic beta cell development and functional maturation to insulin-secreting cellsBBDC Postdoctoral Fellowship

Srinivasan Sridhar, Vikas

Dr. David Cherney

Efficacy, mechanisms and safety of SGLT2 inhibitors in kidney transplant recipientsBBDC Postdoctoral Fellowship

Usmani, Shirine Elizabeth

Dr. Minna Woo

The role of skeletal muscle Jak2 in diabetes and muscle functionBBDC Postdoctoral Fellowship

Wong, Chi Kin

Dr. Daniel Drucker

Cellular Targets for the Anti-inflammatory Actions of GLP-1D. H. Gales Family Charitable Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

Zhang, Ziyi

Dr. Michael Wheeler

The role of imbalanced phospholipids contents in the function of islets and underlying molecular mechanismsBBDC Postdoctoral Fellowship

Zurbau, Lucia Andreea

Dr. John Sievenpiper

Relation of different food sources of sugars with incident cardiometabolic diseaseBBDC Fellowship in Diabetes Care (funded by Eli Lilly)