U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 Contact Info

Tel: 602-200-5217
Email: jkrakoff@mail.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Endocrinology FellowshipNIDDK, NIH1998–2002
  • Internal Medicine ResidencyColumbia Presbyterian Hospital1988–1992
  • M.D.New York University School of Medicine1989

 Related Links


    • Clinical Research


    A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

    Graham AL, Gluck ME, Votruba SB, Krakoff J, Thearle MS. Perseveration augments the effects of cognitive restraint on ad libitum food intake in adults seeking weight loss. Appetite. 2014 Jul 15; 82 (2014 Jul 15; 82):78-84. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Walford GA, Ma Y, Christophi CA, Goldberg RB, Jarolim P, Horton E, Mather KJ, Barrett-Connor E, Davis J, Florez JC, Wang TJ, Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Circulating natriuretic peptide concentrations reflect changes in insulin sensitivity over time in the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetologia. 2014 May; 57 (2014 May; 5; 57):935-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Espeland MA, Lewis CE, Bahnson J, Knowler WC, Regensteiner JG, Gaussoin SA, Beavers D, Johnson KC, Look AHEAD Research Group. Impact of weight loss on ankle-brachial index and interartery blood pressures. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2014 Apr; 22 (4; 2014 Apr; 22):1032-41. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Bundrick SC, Thearle MS, Venti CA, Krakoff J, Votruba SB. Soda consumption during ad libitum food intake predicts weight change. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2014 Mar; 114 (2014 Mar; 114; 3):444-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Franks PW, Christophi CA, Jablonski KA, Billings LK, Delahanty LM, Horton ES, Knowler WC, Florez JC, Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Common variation at PPARGC1A/B and change in body composition and metabolic traits following preventive interventions: the Diabetes Prevention Program. Diabetologia. 2014 Mar; 57 (2014 Mar; 3; 57):485-90. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Venditti EM, Wylie-Rosett J, Delahanty LM, Mele L, Hoskin MA, Edelstein SL, Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Short and long-term lifestyle coaching approaches used to address diverse participant barriers to weight loss and physical activity adherence. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2014 Feb 12; 11 (2014 Feb 12; 11):16. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Marrero D, Pan Q, Barrett-Connor E, de Groot M, Zhang P, Percy C, Florez H, Ackermann R, Montez M, Rubin RR, DPPOS Research Group. Impact of diagnosis of diabetes on health-related quality of life among high risk individuals: the Diabetes Prevention Program outcomes study. Qual Life Res. 2014 Feb; 23 (23; 2014 Feb; 1):75-88. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Weise CM, Hohenadel MG, Krakoff J, Votruba SB. Body composition and energy expenditure predict ad-libitum food and macronutrient intake in humans. Int J Obes (Lond). 2014 Feb; 38 (38; 2; 2014 Feb):243-51. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Thearle MS, Pannacciulli N, Bonfiglio S, Pacak K, Krakoff J. Extent and determinants of thermogenic responses to 24 hours of fasting, energy balance, and five different overfeeding diets in humans. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Jul; 98 (98; 7; 2013 Jul):2791-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Jumpertz R, Venti CA, Le DS, Michaels J, Parrington S, Krakoff J, Votruba S. Food label accuracy of common snack foods. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013 Jan; 21 (21; 1; 2013 Jan):164-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Weise CM, Thiyyagura P, Reiman EM, Chen K, Krakoff J. Fat-free body mass but not fat mass is associated with reduced gray matter volume of cortical brain regions implicated in autonomic and homeostatic regulation. Neuroimage. 2013 Jan 1; 64 (64; 2013 Jan 1):712-21. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Weise CM, Thiyyagura P, Reiman EM, Chen K, Krakoff J. Postprandial plasma PYY concentrations are associated with increased regional gray matter volume and rCBF declines in caudate nuclei--a combined MRI and H2(15)O PET study. Neuroimage. 2012 Mar; 60 (2012 Mar; 60; 1):592-600. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Thearle MS, Muller YL, Hanson RL, Mullins M, Abdussamad M, Tran J, Knowler WC, Bogardus C, Krakoff J, Baier LJ. Greater impact of melanocortin-4 receptor deficiency on rates of growth and risk of type 2 diabetes during childhood compared with adulthood in Pima Indians. Diabetes. 2012 Jan; 61 (1; 2012 Jan; 61):250-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Jumpertz R, Guijarro A, Pratley RE, Mason CC, Piomelli D, Krakoff J. Associations of fatty acids in cerebrospinal fluid with peripheral glucose concentrations and energy metabolism. PLoS One. 2012; 7 (2012; 7):e41503. [Full Text/Abstract]
    He J, Votruba S, Pomeroy J, Bonfiglio S, Krakoff J. Measurement of ad libitum food intake, physical activity, and sedentary time in response to overfeeding. PLoS One. 2012; 7 (2012; 7; 5):e36225. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Jumpertz R, Le DS, Turnbaugh PJ, Trinidad C, Bogardus C, Gordon JI, Krakoff J. Energy-balance studies reveal associations between gut microbes, caloric load, and nutrient absorption in humans. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Jul; 94 (94; 2011 Jul; 1):58-65. [Full Text/Abstract]