Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism (DEM)

Robert Bennett, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine Division of Diabetes, Endocrine & Metabolism

Academic office:
Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center Research Department (151) 4101 Woolworth Ave. Omaha,
NE 68105 (UNMC Division of Endocrinology: 402-559-6205)

Hastings College (NE), B.A., (1985) University of Nebraska Medical Ctr, Ph.D., (1998)

Research Interests: - Antifibrotic effects of the hormone relaxin and related peptides; - Expression and signalling of relaxin receptors; - Internalization and degradation of relaxin, insulin, and related hormones; - The role of insulin-degrading enzyme in diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, and other