Alice Liu

Instructor, Medicine - Endocrinology, Gerontology, & Metabolism

Professional Education

Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (2008)

Medical Education: UCSF-School of Medicine (2003) CA

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2009) CA

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2006) CA

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)

Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2004) CA

Effect of Salsalate on Insulin Action, Secretion, and Clearance in Nondiabetic, Insulin-Resistant Individuals: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study
Kim, S. H., Liu, A., Ariel, D., Abbasi, F., Lamendola, C., & Reaven, G. (2014). Effect of Salsalate on Insulin Action, Secretion, and Clearance in Nondiabetic, Insulin-Resistant Individuals: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study. DIABETES CARE, 37(7), 1944-1950.

Pancreatic beta cell function following liraglutide-augmented weight loss in individuals with prediabetes: analysis of a randomised, placebo-controlled study
Kim, S. H., Liu, A., Ariel, D., Abbasi, F., Lamendola, C., & Reaven, G. (2014). Pancreatic beta cell function following liraglutide-augmented weight loss in individuals with prediabetes: analysis of a randomised, placebo-controlled study. DIABETOLOGIA, 57(3), 455-462.

Reply to DN Polesel et al.
Liu, A., Reaven, G. M., & Abbasi, F. (2013). Reply to DN Polesel et al. American journal of clinical nutrition, 98(6), 1593-?.

Habitual shortened sleep and insulin resistance: An independent relationship in obese individuals
Liu, A., Kushida, C. A., & Reaven, G. M. (2013). Habitual shortened sleep and insulin resistance: An independent relationship in obese individuals. METABOLISM-CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL, 62(11), 1553-1556.

Benefits of Liraglutide Treatment in Overweight and Obese Older Individuals With Prediabetes
Kim, S. H., Abbasi, F., Lamendola, C., Liu, A., Ariel, D., & Reaven, G. (2013). Benefits of Liraglutide Treatment in Overweight and Obese Older Individuals With Prediabetes. DIABETES CARE, 36(10), 3276-3282.

The Winged Helix Transcription Factor Foxa3 Regulates Adipocyte Differentiation and Depot-Selective Fat Tissue Expansion
Xu, L., Panel, V., Ma, X., Du, C., Hugendubler, L., & Muellera, E. (2013). The Winged Helix Transcription Factor Foxa3 Regulates Adipocyte Differentiation and Depot-Selective Fat Tissue Expansion. MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BIOLOGY, 33(17), 3392-3399.

Risk for obstructive sleep apnea in obese, nondiabetic adults varies with insulin resistance status
Liu, A., Kushida, C. A., & Reaven, G. M. (2013). Risk for obstructive sleep apnea in obese, nondiabetic adults varies with insulin resistance status. SLEEP AND BREATHING, 17(1), 333-338.

Is measurement of non-HDL cholesterol an effective way to identify the metabolic syndrome?
Liu, A., & Reaven, G. M. (2013). Is measurement of non-HDL cholesterol an effective way to identify the metabolic syndrome?. Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases : NMCD.

Preferential Fat Deposition in Subcutaneous Versus Visceral Depots Is Associated with Insulin Sensitivity
McLaughlin, T., Lamendola, C., Liu, A., & Abbasi, F. (2011). Preferential Fat Deposition in Subcutaneous Versus Visceral Depots Is Associated with Insulin Sensitivity. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, 96(11), E1756-E1760.

Adiposity indices in the prediction of metabolic abnormalities associated with cardiovascular disease in non-diabetic adults
Liu, A., Abbasi, F., & Reaven, G. M. (2011). Adiposity indices in the prediction of metabolic abnormalities associated with cardiovascular disease in non-diabetic adults. NUTRITION METABOLISM AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES, 21(8), 553-560.

Differential adipogenic and inflammatory properties of small adipocytes in Zucker Obese and Lean rats
Liu, A., Sonmez, A., Yee, G., Bazuine, M., Arroyo, M., & Tsao, P. (2010). Differential adipogenic and inflammatory properties of small adipocytes in Zucker Obese and Lean rats. DIABETES & VASCULAR DISEASE RESEARCH, 7(4), 311-318.

Differential Intra-abdominal Adipose Tissue Profiling in Obese, Insulin-resistant Women
Liu, A., McLaughlin, T., Liu, T., Sherman, A., Yee, G., & Tsao, P. S. (2009). Differential Intra-abdominal Adipose Tissue Profiling in Obese, Insulin-resistant Women. OBESITY SURGERY, 19(11), 1564-1573.

Sexual initiation, substance use, and sexual behavior and knowledge among vocational students in northern Thailand
Liu, A., Kilmarx, P., Jenkins, R. A., Manopaiboon, C., Mock, P. A., & van Griensven, F. (2006). Sexual initiation, substance use, and sexual behavior and knowledge among vocational students in northern Thailand. INTERNATIONAL FAMILY PLANNING PERSPECTIVES, 32(3), 126-135.

Rapid whole-blood finger-stick test for HIV antibody: Performance and acceptability among women in Northern Thailand
Liu, A., Kilmarx, P. H., Supawitkul, S., Chaowanachan, T., Yanpaisarn, S., & Limpakarnjanarat, K. (2003). Rapid whole-blood finger-stick test for HIV antibody: Performance and acceptability among women in Northern Thailand. JAIDS-JOURNAL OF ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROMES, 33(2), 194-198.