Evan Brittain, MD, MSCI

Associate Professor of Medicine

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Deepak Gupta, MD, MSCI

Associate Professor of Medicine

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Vanderbilt University Medical Center


T. Alp Ikizler, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Kevin Niswinder, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Alvin Powers, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Thomas Wang, MD

Professor, Chair, Department of Internal Medicine

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Former Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, VUMC



Vanderbilt Translational and Clinical Cardiovascular Research Center (VTRACC)

  • A collaborative research group committed to the advancement of cardiovascular health through translational and clinical research


Vanderbilt Diabetes Research and Training Center (DRTC)

  • A center that facilitates the discovery, application, and translation of scientific knowledge to improve the lives of people with diabetes