Marc Reitman, MD PhD
  • Senior Investigator
  • Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch, NIDDK, NIH
  • Bethesda, MD USA


Marc Reitman is currently Chief of the Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch of the intramural NIDDK, NIH. He received MD and PhD degrees from Washington University in St. Louis. His current research focus is on using mice to understand the physiology of obesity, with interests in regulation of metabolic rate and body temperature, BRS3, and using mice to forecast drug efficacy in humans.