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

American diabetes month 2014 diabetes albert einstein college of Medicine montefiore medical center Bronx NY

Clinical Diabetes Center and American Diabetes Month
The Montefiore Clinical Diabetes Center coordinated and hosted an extensive schedule of events to raise awareness about the consequences and management of diabetes as part of American Diabetes Month, November 2014.

Drs. Barzilai and Milman Present Aging Research at GSA 2014
Drs. Sofiya Milman and Nir Barzilai, along with Drs. Joe Verghese and Ana Maria Cuervo, represented the Department of Medicine at the Gerontological Society of America's (GSA) 67th Annual Scientific Meeting, November 5-9, 2014 in Washington, D.C.



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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