Diabetes Unit

Our doctors work together with nurses, nutritionists and clinical researchers and provide a team approach to care. Our clinical programs are enhanced by our research, which has led to important discoveries in the care and management of diabetic patients.



Clinical Care Physicians


Research Physicians
  • David Althshuler MD, PhD
  • Denise Faustman, MD, PhD
  • Vamsi Mootha, MD

Nurse Practitioners
  • Emily Boykin, RN, NP, CDE
  • Katherine Hurxthal, RN, NP, CDE
  • Denise Richards, RN, NP, CDE
  • Tiffany Soper, RN, NP, CDE
  • Janet Whitley, RN, NP, CDE
  • Linda Delahanty, MS, RD, LDN
  • Kara Maloney, MS, RD, LDN
  Clinical Research Nurses
  • Kerry Grennan, NP
  • Mary E. Larkin, MS, RN, CDE
  • Kendra Magyar, NP
  • Charles McKitrick, RN
  • Richard Pompei, BSN, RN
  • Christine Stevens, RN
Clinical Research Dietitians
  • Ellen Anderson, MS, RD, LDN
  • Valerie Goldman, RD
  • Laurie Bissett, MS, RD, LD