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
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
Einstein Division of Endocrinology academic faculty listing. see listing
US News & World Reports Ranks Diabetes and Endocrinology Division 22 in Nation
In the 2016-2017 USNWR Best Hospital Ranking, Montefiore ranked in one adult specialty with the Diabetes and Endocrinology division ranking No. 22 in the nation. Six specialties, including Cancer, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Pulmonary Medicine, received high performance ratings - meaning they ranked in the top 10 percent of hospitals evaluated in these specialties.
The Diabetes Prevention Program: An Einstein Success Story
Dean Allen Spiegel reflects on Einstein's crucial role in the diabetes research that made Medicare's payment for lifestyle interventions and other advances in diabetes prevention possible.
Diabetes Self-Management - You are the Quarterback of Your Care
Dr. Meredith Hawkins, co-director of the Diabetes Research Center, and Alethea Shepardson, endocrinology nurse practitioner, recently published an article in U.S. News & World Report illustrating ways people with diabetes can take control of their own care.
Fracture Liaison Services Focuses on Reducing Fragility Fractures in Older Patients
Implemented by Dr. Vafa Tabatabaie in January 2015, Fracture Liaison Services provides responsible patient care, improve outcomes, and shift the focus from treatment to prevention of fragility fractures.
Dr. Gary Schwartz has been awarded a four-year, $1.5-million NIH grant to further investigate the mediobasal hypothalamus’s novel nutrient-sensing abilities with the goal of developing effective anti-obesity therapies.
Dr. Nir Barzilai in Science
Science recently profiled Dr. Nir Barzilai and the ambitious proposed clinical trial he is leading that would evaluate if metformin can delay aging in humans.
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