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Jaime Warren, Extender, DOM-Endocrinology

Welcome – Jaime Warren, ARNP

Welcome, Jaime Warren, ARNP! Jaime Warren is a nurse practitioner within the division of endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at UF Health, Shands.  She received her doctor of nursing practice degree […]

Naykky Singh Ospina, MD, Assistant Professer, DOM-Endocrinology

Welcome – Naykky Singh Ospina, MD, MS

    Welcome, Naykky Singh Ospina, MD, MS! Dr. Singh Ospina is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Florida. She is […]

Dr. Kenneth Cusi

Existing diabetes drug shows effectiveness against chronic liver disease

A three-year clinical trial led by University of Florida Health researcher Kenneth Cusi, M.D.,  found that the drug pioglitazone is safe and effective in certain patients who have nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, or […]

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Diabetes Management & Good Hospital Care

Our own Dr. Kenneth Cusi, Professor and Chief of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism at the University of Florida, shares his thoughts with “Endocrine Today” on diabetes management […]

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Endocrinology is the medical specialty that studies and treats conditions of the organs that secrete hormones. Different hormones control a wide range of body functions, so an endocrinologist may be involved with a number of problems, from sexual development to osteoporosis.

The Division provides a comprehensive clinical service covering all the major fields of endocrinology on both an outpatient and an inpatient basis, including:

  •  Adrenal Disorders
  •  Pituitary Disorders
  • Diabetes and Related Complications
  • Diseases and Disorders of the Thyroid
  • Thyroid Nodules and Tumors
  • Gynecomastia
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid and Calcium Disorders

Recent News and Announcements

Dr. Kenneth Cusi – Author Insight Video for Annals of Internal Medicine

Dr. Kenneth Cusi – Author Insight Video for Annals of Internal Medicine

Annals of Internal Medicine  Author Insight: Long-Term Pioglitazone Treatment for Patients With Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis and Prediabetes or Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Randomized, Controlled Trial In this video, Dr. Kenneth Cusi, […]

Dr. Newton Award

Dr. Chris Newton Excellence in Education and Diabetes Care Award

Dear friends, It has been a month since the unexpected passing of our friend and colleague Chris Newton on May 29th, 2016.  In honor of his many contributions to patients […]

DoM Excellence Award Winners

DoM Excellence in Teaching Awards 2016 – Endocrinology Winners

This year the department of medicine honored a number of outstanding teachers for the 2016 DoM Excellence in Teaching Awards. Our division had two members who were honored and recognized for […]

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Beloved Physician, Dr. Christopher Newton, Passes Away

  With a heavy heart, I am sharing with you the unexpected passing over this past Memorial Day weekend of our friend and colleague Dr. Christopher Newton. Chris had recently […]

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Meet Our Team

September 21, 2016

The University of Florida Diabetes Diabetes Institute is comprised of over 150 affiliate faculty members, all collaborating to solve the epidemic we call diabetes. These faculty members are working...

An Important Talk About The Importance Of Diabetes Awareness

September 21, 2016

Repost from The Huffington Post, Written by Gabrielle Pfeiffer. National Diabetes Awareness Month is right around the corner, and it brings up the concern regarding how huge of an issue […]

Decreasing food fussiness in children with obesity leads to greater weight loss in family-based treatment (Obesity)

September 12, 2016

This study examined food fussiness in overweight/obese children who participated in family-based behavioral weight loss treatment. It was found that decreases in FF were associated with greater...

Income differences in social control of eating behaviors and food choice priorities among southern rural women in the US: A qualitative study (Appetite)

September 12, 2016

This study looked at the role social influences has on rural woman’s food choices. Lower-income women reported taste as the most frequent reason for eating the foods they did on […]

Diabetes Technology—Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy and Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Adults: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline (JCEM)

September 6, 2016

  Researchers formulated clinical practice guidelines for both continuous glucose monitoring and subcutaneous insulin infusion in adults with diabetes. View the article here. Peters et al....