Contact Information

Univ of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Joan Thomas & Debbie Robinson
866-595-2397 (toll-free)

Carolinas Local Clinics

University of South Carolina (Columbia)
Barb Thompson
9 Medical Park Drive
Suite 230
Columbia, SC 29203
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Medical University of South Carolina (Charleston)
Terry Headley
135 Rutledge Avenue
Rutledge Tower 3rd floor
Charleston, SC 29425
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Greenville Health System (Greenville)
Donna Chappell
200 Patewood Drive, Suite 320
Greenville, SC 29615
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Dr. Elizabeth Mayer-Davis

Location: Carolinas
Site Investigator

Dr. Elizabeth Mayer-Davis is Principal Investigator for the Carolina site. She also serves as the national co-chairperson for SEARCH. Dr. Mayer-Davis' work has focused on diabetes, including the epidemiology and natural history of type 1 and type 2 diabetes in children and adults. Her research addresses the many ways in which nutrition can impact on the risk for development of diabetes, and on the risk of complications of either type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Other work involves translational research to develop, implement and evaluate interventions designed to facilitate improvement in diabetes self-management, metabolic status, and quality of life for individuals with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, particularly for individuals living in medically underserved communities. Dr. Mayer-Davis is highly active in the American Diabetes Association and recently served as the President for Health Care and Education.


University of South Carolina (Columbia)

Medical University of South Carolina (Charleston)

Greenville Health System (Greenville)