David A D'Alessio, MD

Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Member of Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Campus mail 300 North Duke Street, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 684-4005
Email address david.d'alessio@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Research Fellowship, Metabolism, Endocrinology And Nutrition, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • Resident, Temple University School of Medicine, 1983 - 1986
  • M.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1983

Publications

Cefalu, WT, Boulton, AJM, Tamborlane, WV, Moses, RG, LeRoith, D, Greene, EL, Hu, FB, Bakris, G, Wylie-Rosett, J, Rosenstock, J, Weinger, K, Blonde, L, de Groot, M, Riddle, MC, Hill Golden, S, Rich, SS, D'Alessio, D, and Reynolds, L. "Building Momentum: Taking on the Real “Issues” of Diabetes Care!." Diabetes care 39, no. 1 (January 2016): 10-12.

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27606379
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Tong, J, Sandoval, D, and D'Alessio, D. "Textbook of Diabetes." 2016. (Chapter)

Scholars@Duke

Gibb, RD, McRorie, JW, Russell, DA, Hasselblad, V, and D'Alessio, DA. "Psyllium fiber improves glycemic control proportional to loss of glycemic control: a meta-analysis of data in euglycemic subjects, patients at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus, and patients being treated for type 2 diabetes mellitus." The American journal of clinical nutrition 102, no. 6 (December 2015): 1604-1614.

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26561625
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Inge, TH, Prigeon, RL, Elder, DA, Jenkins, TM, Cohen, RM, Xanthakos, SA, Benoit, SC, Dolan, LM, Daniels, SR, and D'Alessio, DA. "Insulin Sensitivity and β-Cell Function Improve after Gastric Bypass in Severely Obese Adolescents." The Journal of pediatrics 167, no. 5 (November 2015): 1042-8.e1.

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26363548
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Ghosal, S, Nunley, A, Mahbod, P, Lewis, AG, Smith, EP, Tong, J, D'Alessio, DA, and Herman, JP. "Mouse handling limits the impact of stress on metabolic endpoints." Physiology & behavior 150 (October 2015): 31-37.

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26079207
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Salehi, M, Woods, SC, and D'Alessio, DA. "Gastric bypass alters both glucose-dependent and glucose-independent regulation of islet hormone secretion." Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 23, no. 10 (October 2015): 2046-2052.

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26316298
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Beamish, AJ, D'Alessio, DA, and Inge, TH. "Controversial Issues: When the drugs don't work, can surgery provide a different outcome for diabetic adolescents?." Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery 11, no. 4 (July 2015): 946-948. (Review)

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25980332
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Tong, J, and D'Alessio, D. "Surgical Treatment of Diabetes: Making a Case for a Pragmatic Approach." The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 100, no. 7 (July 2015): 2536-2538.

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26151399
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Rosario, W, and D'Alessio, D. "An Innate Disposition for a Healthier Gut: GLP-1R Signaling in Intestinal Epithelial Lymphocytes." Diabetes 64, no. 7 (July 2015): 2329-2331.

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26106193
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Koska, J, Sands, M, Burciu, C, D'Souza, KM, Raravikar, K, Liu, J, Truran, S, Franco, DA, Schwartz, EA, Schwenke, DC, D'Alessio, D, Migrino, RQ, and Reaven, PD. "Exenatide Protects Against Glucose- and Lipid-Induced Endothelial Dysfunction: Evidence for Direct Vasodilation Effect of GLP-1 Receptor Agonists in Humans." Diabetes 64, no. 7 (July 2015): 2624-2635.

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25720388
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