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Clemmons CV

  David Robert Clemmons, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Division of Endrocrinology
Sarah Graham Kenan Professor of Medicine
Director, Diabetes Center of Excellence
Education:
1965-1966 Undergraduate, Vanderbilt University
1966-1969 B.S., Davidson College
1970-1974 M.D. with honors, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Editorial Boards:
Editor, Endocrinology
Associate Editor, Journal of Cellular Physiology

Administrative:
Associate Director, Clinical Research Unit, 1979-2006
Director, Clinical Endocrine Teaching Services, 1981-1989
Division Chief, Endocrinology and Metabolism, 1990-2007
Associate Chair for Research, Department of Medicine, 1997-2007
Director, Diabetes Center of Excellence 2007-Present

Current Funding:
Federal:
1981-2009 NIH 1-RO1 HL56850-08. Mechanisms by which IGF-I stimulates smooth muscle cells
1980-2013 NIH l RO1 AG0233l-22. Role of IGFBP-5 and integrins in controlling IGF-I actions
2004-2010 NIH PO1-AG24282-05. Changes in ROS systems and IGF-I roles in vascular aging
2006-2011 NIH R42HL048857-02. Development of a novel method for inhibiting atherosclerosis in diabetes.
Non Federal:
2007-2009 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Mechanisms by which hyperglycemia induces atherosclerosis
2008-2011 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Novel strategies for treating diabetic retinopathy

Honors:
1974 M.D. with honors 1974 James Bell Bullitt Award (Outstanding Senior Medical Student)
1978 National Research Service Award
1983 Jefferson-Pilot Fellow in Academic Medicine
1986 American Society of Clinical Investigation
1990 Chairman, Cell Biology and Physiology Study Section
1992 Chairman, Gordon Research Conference on Peptide Growth Factors
1995 Association of American Physicians
1999 Pharmacia-Upjohn Award for the best paper in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism for 1998
2000 Citation by the Institute Scientific Information for being one of the 250 most cited scientists in the world in the fields of biology/biochemistry and clinical medicine between 1981-2000
2004 MERIT Award National Institutes of Health
2005 Aurbach Award, Endocrine Society

Membership Information:
Association of American Physicians
American Society of Biological Chemistry
American Society of Clinical Investigation
Endocrine Society
American Federation of Clinical Research
Southern Society of Clinical Investigation
American College of Physicians
North Carolina Medical Society
Association of General Clinical Research Center Directors
American Diabetes Association
Growth Hormone Research Society
Association of Program Directors in Endocrinology
Pituitary Society
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