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Donald A. Mcclain, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Donald A. Mcclain, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Academic Research Organization
Associate Director,
Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7233 | Department: 336-713-7233

Email: dmcclain@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • B.A., Haverford College, 1973
  • M.D., Ph.D., Rockefeller University, 2015
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Stanford Univ Hosp, 1983
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Stanford Univ Hosp, 1985
  • Fellowship, Internal Medicine, University of California-San D, 1987

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • American Assn of Phys & Surg
  • Western Assn Of Physicians
  • Am Diabetes Assn
  • Am Federation Of Clinical Rese
  • Am Soc Of Clinical Investigati
  • Endocrine Society

NPI Number

  • 1346284346
Donald A. Mcclain, M.D., Ph.D.

Donald A. Mcclain, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Academic Research Organization
Associate Director, Translational Science Institute
Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Research Interests

Glucose; Hemochromatosis; Insulin Resistance; Iron; Hexosamines
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7233 | Department: 336-713-7233

Email: dmcclain@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Synergistic inhibitory effects of hypoxia and iron deficiency on hepatic glucose response in mouse liver. Nam H, Jones D, Cooksey RC, Gao Y, Sink S, Cox J, McClain DA.. Diabetes. 2016;65(6):1521-1533.

The effect of dietary iron intake on intratesticular metal concentrations [abstract]. Gabrielsen JA, Tanrikut C, McClain DA.. J Sex Med. 2016;13(5 Suppl 1):S13.

Genetic polymorphism of APOB is associated with diabetes mellitus in sickle cell disease. Zhang X, Zhang W, Saraf SL, Nouraie M, Han J, Gowhari M, Hassan J, Miasnikova G, Sergueeva A, Nekhai S, Kittles R, Machado RF, Garcia JG, Gladwin MT, Steinberg MH, Sebastiani P, McClain DA, Gordeuk VR.. Hum Genet. 2015;134(8):895-904.

Adipocyte iron regulates leptin and food intake. Gao Y, Li Z, Gabrielsen JS, Simcox JA, Lee SH, Jones D, Cooksey B, Stoddard G, Cefalu WT, McClain DA.. J Clin Invest. 2015;125(9):3681-3691.

Metabolic aspects of high-altitude adaptation in Tibetans. Ge RL, Simonson TS, Gordeuk V, Prchal JT, McClain DA.. Exp Physiol. 2015;100(11):1247-1255.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Donald A. Mcclain, M.D., Ph.D.

Donald A. Mcclain, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Academic Research Organization
Associate Director, Translational Science Institute
Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

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