Department of Internal Medicine
2021 Richard C. Woodard Trainee Awards
Awardee: Tagreed Mazi
Mentor: Valentina Medici, M.D.
Paper: “Ethnicity-specific Alteration in Plasma and Hepatic Lipidomic Profile May Contribute to High NAFLD Rate and Severity in Hispanics, A pilot study”
2020 Richard C. Woodard Trainee Awards
Awardee: Phung N. Thai, Ph.D.
Mentor: Nipavan Chiamvimonvat, M.D.
Paper: “Ketone ester diet enhances mitochondrial bioenergetics, preserves mitochondrial
quality control and improves cardiac function in diabetic mice”