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  • Administrative Core

    The Obesity, Cardiorenal and Metabolic Diseases Research Center (OCMDC) has diverse functions and is comprised of multiple components, including four junior investigator research projects, a Pilot Grant Program, a Mentoring and Education Program, administrative units, and two Research Resource Cores. Essential functions of the Administrative Core (Core A) are to coordinate and provide support for all Center activities, develop and implement mentoring and education programs, and interface with the NIGMS, UMMC administration, the UMMC Grants and Contracts office, the departments represented in the OCMDC, and the investigators and trainees of the center. 

    Administrative core personnel

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    John E. Hall, PhD

    Arthur C. Guyton Professor and Chair
    Dept. of Physiology & Biophysics

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    Luis A. Juncos, MD

    Dept. of Medicine/Nephrology

    Joey P. Granger, PhD

    Billy S. Guyton Professor 
    Dept. of Physiology & Biophysics

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    Stephanie Lucas

    Director of Operations
    Dept. of Physiology & Biophysics

    Kary Sims

    Research Operations Specialist
    Dept. of Physiology & Biophysics

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    Brent Shows

    LAN Administrator
    Dept. of Physiology & Biophysics

    Catherine Kaime

    Grant Administrator
    Dept. of Physiology & Biophysics