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Diabetes Center

Houston, Texas

The Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Center at BCM is located in the Margaret M. Alkek Building for Biomedical Research
Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Center
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Administrative Core

Lawrence C. B. Chan, M.D., D.Sc.

Lawrence C. B. Chan, M.D., D.Sc.


The administrative core oversees and coordinates all the activities of the Diabetes Research Center.


The DRC Administrative Core:

  • Ensures that program objectives are carried out in an equitable and efficient manner.
  • Provides support for all DRC investigators.
  • Interacts with the Core Utilization Committee.
  • Coordinates the administration of pilot and feasibility projects.
  • Organizes and oversees program enrichment activities.
  • Implements adjustments and changes.
  • Works with the DRC Executive Committee to determine the future directions of the program.
  • Integrates the activities of the DRC with those of other centers and programs at BCM.
  • Administers the DRC budget and is staffed by the director, co-directors and support personnel.


Dr. Lawrence Chan, Director
Phone: 713-798-4478

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