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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 […]

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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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Dr. Hiba Basheer wins award and qualifies for the Presidential Poster Competition…

We are pleased to announce that Hiba Basheer, MD, our own 1st year fellow in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism at the University of Florida, was selected to […]

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Welcome – Gauri Dhir, M.D.

Gauri Dhir,M.D., comes to us from Cooper University Hospital Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism in Camden, New Jersey. Dr. Dhir held the position of Assistant Professor of Medicine at […]

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Welcome – Antonella Bianchi, M.D.

  Antonella Bianchi, M.D., is board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. She comes to the University of Florida from the Diabetes & Endocrinology Institute/Florida Hospital in Tampa where she […]

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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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Division of Endocrinology,Department of Medicine

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

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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Consult Service Award 2015

The Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism is proud to announce the presentation of the University of Florida, Department of Medicine 2015 Consult Service of the Year Award! Our Endocrine […]

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Endo 2015

Congratulations to our Fellows that had abstracts accepted to the Endo 2015 Conference in San Diego! Click on the link below for an opportunity to read their reports: […]

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Endocrinology’s Newest Fellows…

 Endocrinology Fellowship Program Congratulations to Britany Epstein, Romina Lomonaco and Evana Valenzuela for matching in the 2016-2018 Endocrinology Fellowship program at the University of Florida. It is an honor to […]

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Surprising Physical Activity Benefits of PokémonGO

July 20, 2016

Ready… set… PokémonGO! Since its release date of July 6, 2016, the free downloadable app PokémonGO has taken the nation by storm. Using your smartphone, you get to transport between […]

ICHP Faculty Awarded Pilot Grant to Develop Diabetes Mentoring Program for Youth

June 27, 2016

Reposted from the Institute for Child Health Policy. Ashby Walker and Desmond Schatz are faculty affiliated with both the UF Diabetes Institute and Institute for Child Health Policy. While low...

UF Diabetes Institute researchers to study genetic variations and autoimmune response in type 1 diabetes with 5-year NIH grant

June 23, 2016

Story at a glance: In February, UF Diabetes Institute researchers received a $1.25 million grant from the NIH to study how specific genetic variation impacts the autoimmune disease  type 1 […]

Pioglitazone Is Safe and Effective Option For Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and NASH

June 22, 2016

Many patients with prediabetes or Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) are not diagnosed with Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), a disease that is the second cause of liver transplantation in the United...