Division of Endocrinology & Diabetes


Thirty years of progressive growth, with major participation in the Einstein Diabetes Research Center, research ranging from basic biology of the pathophysiology of diabetes to diabetes-related behavioral research, substantial NIH funding, participation in the New York Obesity Center, publications in high-impact journals, and intense physiological studies and clinical trials.

Areas of Investigation
Islet, Biochemistry, Biology, and Immunology; Signal Transduction; Carbohydrate and Lipid Metabolism; Clinical Physiology and Trials; Behavioral, Psychosocial, and Environmental Determinants of Health and Health Disparities; Complications of Diabetes; Thyroid Research; and Hormone Replacement for Aging Men.

Diabetes Research Center
Einstein's NIH-supported center for basic, clinical, translational, biomedical, and behavioral research of diabetes and related complications, specifically in minority and underserved populations.

Core Facilities
Animal Physiology, Hormone Assay, Stable Isotope & Metabolomics, and the Prevention & Control Division.

Achievements and Awards
Endocrinology and Metabolism’s rich history of research accomplishments.

Researcher Chats with The Diabetes Community
Jill Crandall, MD

An On/Off Switch for Hunger
Rajat Singh, MD

Fasting and Diabetes
Should people with type 1 diabetes forgo the Yom Kippur fast?

A Menopause-Diabetes Link?
Does menopause place women at higher risk of diabetes?

The Diabetes Prevention Public Health Challenge
Jill Crandall, MD

Is Type 2 Diabetes Reversible?
Jeffrey Pessin, PhD

Diabetes: A Global Perspective
Meredith Hawkins, MD

Hawkins to Receive AFMR's Highest Honor 

Hawkins to be Elected to the ASCI 



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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