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educator , consultant , research scientist

Juleen Rae Zierath, American research scientist, educator, consultant. Recipient Junior Investigator award, Swedish Medical Research Council, 1995, Young Promising Investigator award, 1996, award, Wallenberg Foundation, 1996, Fernstrom prize, Karolinska Institute, 1999, Sven and Ebba-Christina Hagberg's prize, 2001, Minkowski prize, European Association Study of Diabetes, 2001.

Background

Zierath, Juleen Rae was born on September 29, 1961 in Milwaukee. Daughter of Donald George and Janet Wilhamina (Klug) Zierath.

Education

Bachelor, University Wisconsin, River Falls, 1984. Master of Arts, Ball State University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1995.

Career

Research assistant School Medicine Washington University, St. Louis, 1986-1989. Doctoral fellow Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1989-1995, assistant professor physiology, 1996—1997, associate professor, 1998—2000, professor, since 2001. Research fellow in medicine Harvard University, Boston, 1995-1996.

Membership

Member of Endocrine Society, European Diabetes Association, American Diabetes Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Athletics, bicycling, swimming, field hockey, skiing.

Connections

father:
Donald George Zierath

mother:
Janet Wilhamina (Klug) Zierath