Lisa Morselli, MD, PhD

Lisa Morselli, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor


  • Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine

General Interests

Weight management, diabetes, general endocrinology


MD, University of Pisa Medical School, Italy
PhD, University of Pisa Medical School, Italy
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Iowa
Fellowship, Endocrinology, University of Iowa


Dr. Morselli is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Morselli completed her Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Iowa and completed her Fellowship in Endocrinology at the University of Iowa. She is board certified in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Morselli received her MD from the University of Pisa Medical School in Italy.

Research Experience

  • Adult
  • Appetite Regulation
  • Arcuate Nucleus of Hypothalamus
  • Body Mass Index
  • Energy Metabolism
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Obesity
  • Sleep
  • Sleep Deprivation

Research Interests

  • Metabolic adaptation to weight loss
  • Resting metabolic rate control
  • Food insecurity and metabolic outcomes