The University of California, Irvine Center for Diabetes Treatment and Research is the West Coast’s authority on diabetes treatment and research. As part of UC Irvine, a top-tier research institution, the center is at the forefront of patient care, education and research.

Vision: To save lives and reduce human suffering today. To prevent diabetes and find a cure tomorrow.

Mission: To be a center of integrity and responsibility dedicated to preventing diabetes, improving care and advancing science to find a cure.

Center Director

Ping H. Wang, MD
Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics, and Experimental Pathology
Director, UCI Diabetes Center
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, UCI Medical Center
Co-Director, UCI Stem Cell Training Program

Research Faculty

Dr. Ping Wang
Dr. Bogi Anderson
Dr. George Chandy
Dr. Ken Cho
Dr. Dan Cooper
Dr. Pietro Galassetti
Dr. Sheldon Greenfield
Dr. Clarence Foster
Dr. Sherry Kaplan
Dr. Marc Madou
Dr. Jogeshwar Mukherjee
Dr. Daniele Piomelli
Dr. Maike Sander
Dr. Douglas Wallace