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Matthew Hirschey

Associate Professor of Medicine
Medicine, Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition
104775, Room 50-201, Durham, NC 27701
300 N. Duke Street, 50-201, Durham, NC 27701


The Hirschey Lab in the Duke Molecular Physiology Institute, and the Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology & Cancer Biology at Duke University studies different aspects of metabolic control, mitochondrial signaling, and cellular processes regulating human health and disease.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor of Medicine · 2019 - Present Medicine, Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Medicine
Associate Professor in Pharmacology and Cancer Biology · 2019 - Present Pharmacology & Cancer Biology, Basic Science Departments
Associate Professor of Cell Biology · 2022 - Present Cell Biology, Basic Science Departments
Member of Sarah W. Stedman Nutrition and Metabolism Center · 2011 - Present Sarah Stedman Nutrition & Metabolism Center, Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute · 2012 - Present Duke Cancer Institute, Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

University of California, Santa Barbara · 2006 Ph.D.