Faculty Profile

Graeme Bell
Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Professor of Medicine
Kovler Family Distinguished Professor

Academic Interests

Dr. Bell is a leading authority on the molecular genetics of diabetes mellitus and directs a large and active program which aims to identify diabetes susceptibility genes. He has identified certain genes that are responsible for the autosomal, dominantly-transmitted maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY).

Clinical Interests



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  • BS, 1968, University of Calgary, Zoology
  • MS, 1971, University of Calgary, Biology
  • PhD, 1977, University of California, Biochemistry