Saraswathi Viswanathan, PhD

Saraswathi Viswanathan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine Division of Diabetes, Endocrine & Metabolism

Academic Office:
Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Medicine Department (111)
4101 Woolworth Ave. Omaha, NE 68105
(UNMC Endocrinology: phone 402-559-6208)

Education: University of Madras, Chennai, India, MS, (1993)
University of Madras, Chennai, India, PhD, (1999)
Research Interests:

The role of adipose tissue inflammation in mediating obesity-linked metabolic disorders; Mechanisms involved in the hypolipidemic effects of fish oil; Fish oil and cyclooxygenases-interplay in adipose tissue; Role of nanoformulated superoxide dismutase on adipose tissue oxidative stress.