Advance the knowledge in the field of diabetes and its complications, while improving the clinical care and life of all patients with diabetes in the United States and throughout the world.
Rodica Pop-Busui, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes (MEND)
Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Internal Medicine
Co-Director, Michigan Peripheral Neuropathy Center
Director of Clinical Research, Mentoring and Development, Elizabeth Weiser Caswell Diabetes Institute
Dr. Rodica Pop-Busui's clinical interests include diabetes and diabetes complications, metabolic syndrome, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and general endocrinology.
Dr. Pop-Busui’s research focuses on translational and clinical trials to study the mechanisms of diabetic complications, including diabetic cardiovascular autonomic and peripheral neuropathy, and to understand their role in the development of the high cardiovascular risk complicating diabetes. Learn about her current trials and studies.
Diabetic Foot Consortium
Dr. Pop-Busui co-leads the Diabetic Foot Consortium at Michigan Medicine, one of six institutions to receive funding from the National Institutes of Health to conduct clinical studies aimed at validating biomarkers and understanding the pathophysiology of diabetic foot ulcers.
In the News
- Hypoglycemia Beliefs May Impact Outcomes in People with Type 1 Diabetes - Department of Internal Medicine News, October 2022
- How Can Health Care Professionals Help Prevent and Treat Diabetic Neuropathy? - NIDDK Blog, October 2022
- ADA Prioritizes Heart Failure in Patients with Diabetes - Medscape Medical News, June 2022
Dr. Rodica Pop-Busui has authored over 175 peer-reviewed publications that appear in prominent journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of the American Medical Association, Diabetes, Diabetes Care, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, and Journal of Diabetic Complications.