Jed Friedman, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Contact Information:

HHDC 1202
Oklahoma City, Ok 73104
405/271-2824 x32222

Research Interests:

Dr. Jacob E. (Jed) Friedman is the director of the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center and vice provost for diabetes programs at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and Chickasaw Professor of Physiology at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.  Dr. Friedman’s precious experience spans 18 years as the director of the Colorado NIH-Nutrition and Obesity Research Center (NORC) Molecular and Cellular Analytical core lab, with appointments in Pediatrics, Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics.  He has an established record of collaborative research in humans, primates, and mouse models of diabetes and obesity focused on pathways for developmental programming of metabolism from mothers to infants during the first 1000 days of life.