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Professor, Medicine (Endocrinology), Einstein
Director, Global Diabetes Institute, Einstein
Attending Physician, Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center
DiabetesGlobal diabetesType 2 diabetes
Malnutrition diabetesGlobal health
Dr. Hawkins specializes in diabetes, with a particular emphasis on the dramatic rise of the disease worldwide. She has traveled the globe investigating diabetes since 1996 and is the founding director of the Global Diabetes Institute (GDI) at Einstein, which conducts diabetes education and training for healthcare workers in South and Central America, Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia. read more...
Professor, Medicine (Endocrinology)
Professor, Epidemiology & Population Health
Associate Director, Einstein Diabetes Research Center
Director of the Einstein Diabetes Prevention & Control Core
Diabetes Self-Management (behavior change)Type 2 diabetesBehavioral interventionPublic health
Dr. Walker is a nurse scientist, diabetes nurse specialist and certified diabetes educator who specializes in studying how to help people with diabetes better manage their disease by adhering to their medication regimen, eating a healthy diet, exercising, and getting regular screening for complications. She is recognized for leading large NIH-funded behavioral intervention studies in minority diabetes populations—and has a program of research studies showing that regular phone calls to people with diabetes can be successful in helping them self-manage their disease and improve their diabetes control. read more...