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Center for Metabolic Health

The Center for Metabolic Health supports multidisciplinary, basic, and translational research to improve metabolic health.

Our Mission

The mission of the Center for Metabolic Health (CMH) is to support the advancement of metabolic research and education at the University of Texas Health San Antonio (UTHSA) with the goal of translating discoveries in this field into innovative diagnostics and therapeutics that save lives.

Thursday, May 23rd Seminar Series at 12 PM
Speaker:  Tracy G. Anthony, PhD
Topic: Surviving and Adapting to Stress: GCN2 and the Integrated Stress Response

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in our research. Please contact us if you have any questions or need more information about our facilities and services.

Center Co-Directors

Blake B. Rasmussen, PhD

Director, Center for Metabolic Health
Chair, Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Chair in Metabolic Health

Luke Norton, PhD

Co-Director, Laboratory Research, Center for Metabolic Health
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Diabetes and Department of Cell Systems and Anatomy

Carolina Solis-Herrera, MD

Co-Director, Clinical Research, Center for Metabolic Health
Chief and Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology