Nicholas O. Davidson, MD, DSc

Nicholas O. Davidson, MD, DSc

Professor of Medicine Director, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology | Director, DDRCC

Research Interest

Metabolic Regulation and Obesity

Category(ies) of Research)


Descriptor of Research

Our interests focus on the genetic regulation of intestinal and hepatic lipid homeostasis, in particular diet-gene interactions in the setting of obesity, hepatic steatosis and gallstone disease. We are particularly interested in the metabolic dialog between intestinal lipid metabolism and insulin secretion and glucose homeostasis.

Gastroenterology Division