Division of Endocrinology & Diabetes

Research

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



Education

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 


Faculty

Einstein Division of Endocrinology academic faculty listing. see listing 

Division News & Info

Dr. Meredith Hawkins Endocrinology Diabetes Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health Systems Bronx NYDiabetes 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.


Dr. Vafa Tabatabaie Endocrinology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health System Bronx NYFracture 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 Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health Systems Bronx NY Combating Obesity
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 Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health System Bronx NY 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.


Dr. Harry Shamoon Endocrinology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health System Bronx NYA 'Perverse' Marketplace for Prescription Drugs
Dr. Harry Shamoon discusses the widespread crisis of the rising costs of new drugs, particularly for treatment of cancer and hepatitis C, and how this crisis is threatening gains in healthcare savings in the U.S., as well as the health of patients who cannot afford co-pays even when insured.

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 

 

Resources

PO Form (for investigator orders)

Diabetes Research Newsletter

Einstein Diabetes NewsletterNewsletter Issue 10 Winter/Spring 2015 


 

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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