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
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.
A '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.
Dr. Elizabeth Walker: Dialing for Diabetes Control
A recent study conducted by Dr. Elizabeth Walker found that periodic telephone counseling helped urban adults with uncontrolled diabetes lower
their blood sugar.
Dr. 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.
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