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Collin Weber, MD

Collin J. Weber, MD

William C. McGarity Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Director, Elizabeth Brooke Gottlich Diabetes Research and Islet Transplant Laboratory, Emory University





American Board of Surgery, originally certified 1979, recertified 1999, added qualifications in Surgical Critical Care, 1990, recertified 2009

Year Joined Emory as a Faculty Member



Dr. Weber's distinguished career includes seminal investigations and contributions to the field of diabetes research, including being among the first diabetes investigators to examine both cross-species islet transplantation and the protective encapsulation of transplanted islets. Dr. Weber directs the Elizabeth Brooke Gottlich Diabetes Research and Islet Transplant Lab, which has received significant funding for its efforts to make islet transplantation a viable cure for patients with Type 1 diabetes and to increase the supply of donor islets.


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General Surgery Residency

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