Lipodystrophy Research Team

Abhimanyu Garg, M.D.

Abhimanyu Garg, M.D. is a Professor of Internal Medicine and Chief of the Division of Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He is the Director of the Diabetes Clinic at the Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center and holds the Distinguished Chair in Human Nutrition Research


Anil K. Agarwal, Ph.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine

Zahid Ahmad, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

Jaime Almandoz, M.B.B.Ch.
Instructor of Internal Medicine 

Research Fellows

Shireesha Sankella, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Nivedita Patni, M.D.
Pediatric Endocrine Fellow 

Research Staff

Chandna Vasandani, Ph.D.
Research Study Coordinator

Claudia Quittner, R.N.
Sr. Research Nurse

Sean Evans
Clinical Data Specialist

Pei-Yun Tseng, B.S.
Research Technician II

Mary "Katie" Tunison, B.S.
Research Assistant

Administrative Staff

Patty Ashworth
Grants and Contracts Specialist

Teran Jeffery
Sr. Administrative Assistant