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Domenico Accili, USA

Columbia University, New York

Dr. Accili serves as the Russell Berrie Foundation Professor of Diabetes, Chief of the Endocrinology Division, and Director of the Diabetes Research Center at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. Highly regarded for transformative findings that have advanced our understanding of the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes, Dr. Accili has contributed to more than 230 publications. Dr. Accili’s body of work reflects significant, paradigm-shifting discoveries that hold promise for translating to novel approaches for diabetes prevention and care. He has received numerous awards, including the Banting Medal and the Lilly Award from the American Diabetes Association, the Claude Bernard Medal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, The Manpei Suzuki Prize, the University of Chicago’s Steiner Award, and the Endocrine Society’s Astwood Award.


Cure of Diabetes

New therapeutic target for T2DM through dedifferentiation of beta cells