Members

The Center for Obesity Reversal has primary and associate researchers from diverse backgrounds who are focused on studying obesity and related diseases, such as diabetes, hypertension, chronic inflammation and some cancers. The faculty members come from several departments at Georgia State University, including the Department of Biology, the Neuroscience Institute and the newly-formed Institute for Biomedical Sciences. The combined research efforts of the primary faculty have led to more than $3.6 million in yearly grant funding from federal and health voluntary organizations.

Ritu Aneja

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Associate Professor
Department of Biology

Timothy Bartness

IN MEMORIAM, 1953-2015

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Founding Director of the Center for Obesity Reversal

Chun Jiang

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Professor
Department of Biology

Casonya Johnson

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Associate Professor
Department of Biology

Marise Parent

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Professor
Neuroscience Institute
Department of Psychology

Vincent Rehder

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Professor
Department of Biology

Aaron Roseberry

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Assistant Professor
Department of Biology

Hang Shi

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Associate Professor
Department of Biology

Irene Webber

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Regents’ Professor
Department of Biology

Bingzhong Xue

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Associate Professor
Department of Biology