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Michelle Kimple

Michelle Kimple

Expert on diabetes, both type 1 (juvenile) and type 2 (obesity-related)

Assistant professor, endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-265-8199 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Causes of type 2 diabetes
  • Mechanisms of diabetes drug actions
  • Regulation of Insulin secretion
  • Diabetes drug development


  • American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Drug Development Theme Award, Experimental Biology, 2012
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation/Johnson & Johnson Industry Partnership Award, 2011
  • National Institutes of Health Mentored Research Scientist Development Award, 2008-2011.
  • Preparing Future Faculty Fellowship, 2006-2007.
  • Member, American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society, American Society for Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and American Chemical Society