Welcome to the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition
Robert Blank, MD, PhD
The Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition aims to provide excellence in clinical care for all aspects of health and disease related to endocrine management (from thyroid, adrenal, parathyroid, diabetes, pituitary, bone, obesity and lipid disorders), to teach and train medical students, residents, fellows and physicians on all aspects of endocrine disease management, and to pursue cutting-edge research. Read more ...
Dr. Hershel Raff awarded the Harry Beckman Basic Science Teaching Award
Congratulations to Dr. Hershel Raff, Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition) for being selected to receive the Harry Beckman Basic Science Teaching Award by the Senior Medical Student Class of 2016. This award is designated by the Senior Class to a faculty member who had the strongest and most positive influence on their basic science teaching experience.
Best Doctors® 2015-2016
Ten Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition physicians are listed among The Best Doctors in America® for 2015-2016:
The Froedtert & Medical College Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition provides state-of-the-science diagnostic and therapeutic treatment options for a wide variety of endocrine disorders.
- Inpatient Consultant Care
- Diabetes Care Center
- Diabetes in Pregnancy Clinic
- Metabolic Syndrome/Obesity Clinic
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A comprehensive fellowship training program in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism is based in our division. Read more...
The Division of Endocrinology has always maintained a high level of research and scholarly activity. All of our current full-time faculty have been or are currently involved in our clinical or basic-science research programs. All the clinical Faculty are actively involved in training, with an active ACGME-accredited Endocrinology Fellowship program that has been in existence since 1962. Read more ...
Events and Conferences
See calendar for grand rounds and case conferences.
Annual Diabetes Symposium
This is a two-day program with the specific purpose of increasing education and knowledge of all aspects of endocrine clinical practice and research. This symposium consists of medical lectures given by healthcare professionals on topics related to diabetes updates. This course is designed for primary care physicians, adult endocrinologists, pediatric endocrinologists, nurses, nurse practitioners, dieticians, physician assistants, fellows, residents, and medical students. Read more...
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Nov. 12 - Lake Country Now reports an individual’s distribution of fat and corresponding levels of adiponectin (ADPN), a protein hormone associated with regulating metabolic processes, have been found to affect diabetes and metabolic syndrome risk. A team of metabolic researchers at MCW investigated ADPN levels in both obese and non-obese participants with upper body and lower body fat concentrations. The research findings are published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. Lake Country Now
The 99th annual commencement took place on May 18 at the Milwaukee Theatre, at which the Medical College of Wisconsin and its Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences awarded 202 MD, 38 PhD, 27 MS, 4 MA, and 18 Master of Public Health degrees, as well as bestowed numerous honors.
Dr. Joseph E. Kerschner recently became the third alumnus of the medical school to be named its Dean and the first in history with a Medical College of Wisconsin diploma. In a new interview, he discusses his path to this leadership role, his ideas and motivations, and his thoughts on alumni engagement.