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Marion L. Vetter

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine in Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Center for Weight and Eating Disorders
3535 Market Street, Suite 3108
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 746-5129
B.S. (Nutritional Science with Distinction)
Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, 1996.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2002.
M.S. (Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
Post-Graduate Training
Dietetic Intern, National Institutes of Health, 1996-1997.
Intern in Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University, New York, New York, 2002-2003.
Resident in Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY , 2003-2005.
Chief Resident in Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY , 2005-2006.
Fellow in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2007-2009.
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Selected Publications

Vakkalagadda B, Vetter ML, Rana J, Smith CH, Huang J, Karkas J, et al: Bioequivalence of saxagliptin/dapagliflozin fixed-dose combination tablets compared with coadministration of the individual tablets to healthy subjects. Pharmacol Res Perspect 3(6): e00201, January 12 2016.

Zivich S, Cauterucci M, Allen S, Vetter M, Vinnard C. : Long-term virologic outcomes following bariatric surgery in patients with HIV. Obes Res Clin Pract Sept 24 2015 Notes: pii: S1871-403X(15)00136-2. doi: 10.1016/j.orcp.2015.09.002.

Pownall HJ, Bray GA, Wagenknecht LE, Walkup MP, Heshka S, Hubbard VS, Hill J, Kahn SE, Nathan DM, Schwartz AV, Johnson KC; Look AHEAD Research Group: Changes in body composition over 8 years in a randomized trial of a lifestyle intervention: the Look AHEAD study. Obesity 23: 565-72, 2015.

Alfaris N, Wadden TA, Sarwer DB, Diewald L, Volger S, Vetter ML, et al.: Effects of a 2-year behavioral weight loss intervention on sleep and mood in obese individuals treated in primary care practice. Obesity 23(558-64), 2015.

Alonso A, Bahnson JL, Gaussoin SA, Bertoni AG, Johnson KC, Lewis CE, Vetter ML, et al. : Effect of an intensive lifestyle intervention on atrial fibrillation risk in individuals with type 2 diabetes: The Look AHEAD randomized trial. Am Heart J 170: 770-77, 2015.

Vetter ML, Wadden TA, Teff KL, Khan ZF, Carvajal R, Ritter S, et al. : GLP-1 plays a limited role in improved glycemia shortly after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a comparison with intensive lifestyle modification. Diabetes 64: 434-46, 2015.

Unick JL, Neiberg RH, Hogan PE, Cheskin LJ, Dutton GR, Jeffery R, Nelson JA, Pi-Sunyer X, West DS, Wing RR; Look AHEAD Research Group: Weight change in the first 2 months of a lifestyle intervention predicts weight change 8 years later. Obesity 23: 1353-56, 2015.

Foster GD, Wadden TA, Lagrotte CA, Vander Veur SS, Hesson LA, Homko CJ, Maschak-Carey BJ, Barbour NR, Bailer B, Diewald L, Komaroff E, Herring SJ, Vetter ML. : A randomized comparison of a commercially available portion-controlled weight loss intervention with a diabetes self-management education program. Nutrition and Diabetes 3: e63, March 18 2013 Notes: Doi:10.1038/nutd.2013.3.

Wadden TA, Volger S, Tsai AG, Sarwer DB, Berkowitz RI, Diewald LK, Carvajal R, Moran CH, Vetter ML. : Managing obesity in primary care practice: an overview with perspective from the POWER-UP study. International Journal of Obesity 37(Suppl. 1): S3-11, 2013.

Vetter ML, Wadden TA, Vinnard C, Moore RH, Khan Z, Volger S, et al: Gender differences in the relationship between symptoms of depression and high-sensitivity CRP. International Journal of Obesity 37(Suppl. 1): S38-43, 2013.

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