Anthony McCall

Anthony L. McCall, MD, PhD

Dr. Anthony McCall, MD, PhDJames M. Moss Professor in Diabetes in Internal Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine

Medical Directorships (University of Virginia): Diabetes Clinic; Virginia Center for Professional Diabetes Education; Diabetes Education & Management Program; Islet Cell Transplant Program


  • Undergraduate: B.A., Clark University, Worcester, MA
  • Graduate: M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • Graduate: Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (Neural & Endocrine Regulation)
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Endocrinology Fellowship: Boston University, Boston, MA

Research Interests:

Brain metabolism, hypoglycemia, diabetes and the nervous system, mathematical analysis of glycemic patterns, glucagon pulsatile secretion and hypoglycemia.

Our work is currently funded by:

  • NIH R01 HL085224 (Principal Investigator UVA site, “Non-modulation phenotype and Vascular Dysfunction in Diabetes,” 06/2007- 06/2011)
  • Co-Investigator, Inpatient Evaluation of an Automated Closed-Loop Control-to-Range System (protocol titled: Pramlintide Combined with Zone Model Predictive Control Algorithm), 09/2009-08/2012
  • NIH R01 DK082805 (Co-Principal Investigator, “Pancreatic endocrine network control of glucagon counterregulation,” 04/15/2010-03/31/2014)
Dr. Anthony McCall’s PubMed Publications