Endocrinology

Below are the list of presenters and their talk topics. To schedule a Grand Rounds talk, please complete this form.

Richard Horenstein, MD  
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Pharmacogenetics of Plavix/Antiplatelet Agents

Pharmacogenetics of Warfarin, Revent Clinical Trials

Plant Sterols (Plant Cholesterol) in Human Health and Disease

The Adipocyte as an Endocrine Organ/New Science Behind Far and its Import in Human Health and Disease

Clinical Talks on Diabetes (Type 1 or 2), Thyroid Cancer, Obesity and Bariatric Surgery




Rana Malek, MD  
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Medical Management of Type 2 Diabetes

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome




Kashif Munir, MD  
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Adrenal Incidentaloma/Adrenal Diseases

Thyroid Nodules

Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Pituitary Disorders

Adrenal Nodules




Ava Port, MD  
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Management of the Obese Diabetic

Medical Management of the Bariatric Surgery Patient

Approaching the Patient with Metabolic Syndrome




Kristi Silver, MD 
Associate Professor of Medicine

Type 1 Diabetes

Post-Transplant Diabetes Mellitus

Management of Diabetes in HIV Patients

Management of Diabetes in HIV Patients

Inpatient Management of Diabetes

Inpatient Management of Diabetes of Older Patient

Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar State

New Medications for Treating Diabetes

Hypoglycemia

Management of Type 2 Diabetes

Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes Management in the Obese Patient




Nanette Steinle, MD, RD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Nutrient Drug Interactions

Genetics of Eating Behavior

Vitamin D: Fountain of Youth of Pfizz

Taste and Eating Behavior: Relationships with Obesity and Diabetes




Elizabeth Streeten, MD 
Associate Professor of Medicine

Osteoporosis

Vitamin D: (Deficiency, Non-bone Effects)

Paget Disease of Bone

Hypercalcemia and Hypocalcemia