WIN ADA Advisory Group

Women's Interprofessional Network (WIN ADA) Advisory Group

Our WIN ADA Advisory Group brings together leading women scientists, clinicians, and educators in diabetes. This group meets on a monthly basis to provide direction on WIN ADA's objectives and activities.


Rebecca Scalzo
Rebecca Scalzo, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine 
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus 
VA Research Scientist 
Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center 

Jennifer Lee
Jennifer Lee, PhD

Scientist II 
Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging  
Assistant Professor 
Tufts University 


Jane E.B. Reusch, MD - Past Chair/ Founder
Professor of Medicine University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Staff Physician and Merit Investigator RMR VA Medical Center
2018 President, Medicine & Science, American Diabetes Association

Darleen Sandoval, PhD - Past Chair/ Founder
Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Brenda Montgomery, BSN, MSHS - Past Chair
Senior Medical Science Liaison
Biomean Fusion
2017 President, Health Care & Education, American Diabetes Association 

Brigid Gregg, MD - Past Chair
Assistant Professor, Medicine 
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism 
Department of Pediatrics and Nutrition Sciences 
University of Michigan  

Kanakadurga Singer, MD, MA - Past Chair
Associate Professor
Valerie Castle Opipari, M.D. Professor of Pediatrics
Assistant Dean for Tenure Track Faculty, Medical School
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology 
University of Michigan School of Medicine

Chinelo Okigbo, MD, PhD, MPH 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Associate Program Director, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship
Division of Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
Department of Medicine
Eastern Virginia Medical School 
Linda Siminerio, RN, PhD, CDCES 
Professor of Medicine, Professor of Nursing, Community and Health Systems 
University of Pittsburgh 
Asma Ali, PharmD, PhD 
Primary Care Research Postdoctoral Fellow 
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health 
School of Medicine and Public Health 
University of Wisconsin-Madison 
Kathaleen Briggs Early, PhD, RDN, CDCES 
Associate Professor of Nutrition 
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) 
College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM) 

KaToya Carter, MBA, RD, LD, CDCES 
Sr. Home Therapies Market Manager 
Fresenius Medical Care 

Lynn Engelberg Glenn, PhD, APRN-C 
Assistant Professor, Augusta University College of Nursing and Institute of Public and Preventive Health 
Augusta University 

Serena Jingchuan Guo, MD, PhD 
Assistant Professor 
University of Florida 

Sylvia Ley, PhD, RD 
Assistant Professor, Tulane University 
Tannaz Moin, MD, MBA, MSHS 
Associate Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and VA Greater Los Angeles HSR&D Center for the Study of Healthcare Innovation, Implementation & Policy 
Jaclynn Hawkins, MSW, PhD (she/her/hers) 
Associate Professor
School of Social Work
Dept. of Learning Health Sciences (DLHS), Medical School
Director, Curtis Center for Health Equity
Co-Director, MCDTR Pilot and Feasibility Program
University of Michigan 
Nykkia Sellers, DNP, FNP, BC-ADM, CDCES 
Nurse Practitioner/Chief Executive Officer, Diabetes Care & Wellness 
Risa M Wolf, MD 
Associate Professor of Pediatrics 
Director, Pediatric Diabetes Center 
Founder and Medical Director, Camp Charm City diabetes camp, Johns Hopkins Medicine