Dr. Evan Dale Abel MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Evan Abel is an endocrinologist in Iowa City, Iowa and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics and Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System. He received his medical degree from University of the West Indies Faculty of Medical Sciences and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 7 doctors at University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics and one of 8 at Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1991

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1992–1995

University of the West Indies Faculty of Medical Sciences
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IA State Medical License
Active through 2014

UT State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation
2004

Publications & Presentations

The absence of insulin signaling in the heart induces changes in potassium channels expression and ventricular repolarization.
Lopez-Izquierdo, A.,Pereira, R.,Wende, A.,Punske, B. B.,Abel, E. D.,Tristani-Firouzi, M.

Insulin stimulates mitochondrial fusion and function in cardiomyocytes via the Akt-mTOR-NFκB-Opa-1 signaling pathway.
Parra, V.,Verdejo, H. E.,Iglewski, M.,Campo, A. D.,Troncoso, R.,Jones, D.,Zhu, Y.,Kuzmicic, J.,Pennanen, C.,Lopez-Crisosto, C.,Jaña, F.,Ferreira, J.,Noguera, E.,Chiong, M.,Bernlohr, D. A.,Klip, A.,Hill, J. A.,Rothermel, B. A.,Abel, E. D.,Zorzano, A.,Lavandero, S.

Insulin suppresses ischemic preconditioning-mediated cardioprotection through Akt-dependent mechanisms.
Fullmer, T. M.,Pei, S.,Zhu, Y.,Sloan, C.,Manzanares, R.,Henrie, B.,Pires, K. M.,Cox, J. E.,Abel, E. D.,Boudina, S.

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