U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-402-3151
Email: statenm@niddk.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Vice PresidentPharmacia1999-2003
  • Clinical ResearcherAmgen1995-1997
  • Clinical ResearcherHoffman-LaRoche1989-1994
  • Fellowship in EndocrinologyInstructor, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine1985-1989
  • Internship and ResidencyUniversity of California at Irvine Medical Center1979-1982

Myrlene Staten, M.D.

Project Scientist (Contractor), Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases

Current Responsibilities & Activities

As program director for diabetes translational research, I manage a portfolio of clinical translation and treatment studies for type 2 diabetes.  My duties include serving as project scientist for the D2d study, which is designed to determine if vitamin D can reduce the risk for developing type 2 diabetes.  I also participate in the Biomarkers’ Consortium, serving as chair of the Metabolic Diseases Steering Committee.  The Biomarkers’ Consortium is a private-public partnership to support the development of biomarkers.

Current Committee Memberships

  • The Biomarkers Consortium for the Foundation for the NIHCo-chair of Metabolic Diseases Committee
  • NIDDK Obesity Working GroupMember
  • NIDDK Diabetes Complications Working GroupMember