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 - Madison, 1983

Publications

Douros, Jonathan D., Alfor G. Lewis, Eric P. Smith, JingJing Niu, Megan Capozzi, April Wittmann, Jonathan Campbell, et al. “Enhanced Glucose Control Following Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy Does Not Require a β-Cell Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor.” Diabetes 67, no. 8 (August 2018): 1504–11. https://doi.org/10.2337/db18-0081.

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29759973
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Buse, John B., David A. D’Alessio, and Matthew C. Riddle. “Can We RISE to the Challenge of Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes?” Diabetes Care 41, no. 8 (August 2018): 1560–62. https://doi.org/10.2337/dci18-0025.

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29941499
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Salehi, Marzieh, Amalia Gastaldelli, and David A. D’Alessio. “Beta-cell sensitivity to glucose is impaired after gastric bypass surgery.” Diabetes Obes Metab 20, no. 4 (April 2018): 872–78. https://doi.org/10.1111/dom.13165.

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29152839
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Nunez, Derek J., and David D’Alessio. “Glucagon receptor as a drug target: A witches' brew of eye of newt (peptides) and toe of frog (receptors).” Diabetes Obes Metab 20, no. 2 (February 2018): 233–37. https://doi.org/10.1111/dom.13102.

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28842950
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Angellotti, E., D. D’Alessio, B. Dawson-Hughes, J. Nelson, R. M. Cohen, A. Gastaldelli, and A. G. Pittas. “Vitamin D supplementation in patients with type 2 diabetes: The vitamin D for established type 2 diabetes (DDM2) study.” Journal of the Endocrine Society 2, no. 4 (January 1, 2018): 310–21. https://doi.org/10.1210/JS.2018-00015.

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Elder, Deborah A., Lindsey N. Hornung, Jane C. Khoury, and David A. D’Alessio. “β-Cell Function Over Time in Adolescents With New Type 2 Diabetes and Obese Adolescents Without Diabetes.” J Adolesc Health 61, no. 6 (December 2017): 703–8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2017.06.007.

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28935388
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Crowley, Matthew J., John W. Williams, Andrzej S. Kosinski, David A. D’Alessio, and John B. Buse. “Metformin Use May Moderate the Effect of DPP-4 Inhibitors on Cardiovascular Outcomes.” Diabetes Care 40, no. 12 (December 2017): 1787–89. https://doi.org/10.2337/dc17-1528.

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29051159
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Jessen, Lene, Eric P. Smith, Yvonne Ulrich-Lai, James P. Herman, Randy J. Seeley, Darleen Sandoval, and David D’Alessio. “Central Nervous System GLP-1 Receptors Regulate Islet Hormone Secretion and Glucose Homeostasis in Male Rats.” Endocrinology 158, no. 7 (July 1, 2017): 2124–33. https://doi.org/10.1210/en.2016-1826.

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28430981
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