Division of Endocrinology & Diabetes


Endocrinology and Metabolism research areas, core facilities, achievements and awards. more info 


Einstein Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship Training Program, resident electives, and medical student electives. more info 

Patient Care

Expert medical care for patients with diabetes, obesity, thyroid disorders, and other endocrine and metabolism conditions; Montefiore Clinical Diabetes Treatment Center; get a referral to an Einstein-Montefiore endocrinologist. more info 

Division News & Info

Jill Crandall Endocrinology Diabetes Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYDr. Jill Crandall: What Propels My Diabetes Research
In Einstein's The Doctor's Tablet blog, Dr. Jill Crandall writes about the importance of respecting patients' burden of living with diabetes, including the day-to-day dietary restrictions and obligations of glucose testing, exercise, and medications.

Jeffrey Pessin 

Endocrinology Diabetes Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of 

Medicine Bronx NYNIH Grants $10.5 Million for Einstein-Mount Sinai Diabetes Research Center
Einstein and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have received a $10.5 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to continue their newly named Einstein-Mount Sinai Diabetes Research Center (DRC).



Einstein Division of Endocrinology academic faculty listing. see listing 


Dr. Nir Barzilai Aging Research Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY
Dr. Jill Crandall Diabetes Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

Drs. Nir Barzilai and Jill Crandall Featured in the WSJ
Drs. Jill Crandall and Nir Barzilai were recently featured in the Wall Street Journal for their efforts to initiate a clinical trial to test a pill that could prevent or delay some of the most debilitating diseases of old age, including Alzheimer’s and cardiovascular disease.

Joel Zonszein, MD 

To Manage Diabetes, Look at the Big Picture 

Even Small Medical Advances Can Mean Big Jumps in Bills (nytimes.com)

Obesity’s Link to Type 2 Diabetes Not So Clear-Cut: Study (HealthDay.com, February 12)

Weight-Loss Surgery Seems to Beat Diet and Exercise (HealthDay.com, EverydayHealth.com)

Beautiful but Deadly: Latinos’ Curves Put Them at Risk (CNN.com)

Bypass May Beat Angioplasty for Diabetics with Heart Disease (HealthDay.com)

Reduced Stress, Reduced Diabetes Risk? (QualityHealth.com)

more about the Division 


Division Chief

Norman Fleischer, MDNorman Fleischer, MD (bio) 

Professor of Endocrinology
Jacob A. and Jeanne E. Barkey Chair in Medicine
Co-Director, Diabetes Research Center

Letter from the Chief 



PO Form (for investigator orders)

Contact Us

Division of Endocrinology
Department of Medicine
1300 Morris Park Avenue, Belfer 701
Bronx, NY 10461

(718) 430-2908
Fax: (718) 430-8557

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