Heilig Charles W
Department of Medicine
University of Florida, USA
Dr. Heilig completed his M.D. at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. His Residency in Internal Medicine was completed at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, MN. and his Nephrology Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA. Dr. Heilig is currently Professor of Medicine, Chief of Nephrology & Hypertension, and Program Director for the Nephrology Fellowship at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville, FL. His research focus is on glucose transporters in disease, particularly renal disease.
Roles for glucose transporters in diabetic kidney disease and in the progression of chronic glomerular disease.