Dr. Blank staffs endocrinology clinics at the Clement J Zablocki VAMC. These clinics serve as an important educational venue for endocrinology fellows and internal medicine residents.
Dr. Blank also maintains a focused endocrinology practice at the Froedtert Hospital Metabolic Bone Disease and Mineral Metabolism Program. This clinic is devoted to particularly challenging metabolic bone and mineral disorders and on genetic endocrine disorders. This clinic is also a teaching venue for residents and fellows.
He remains a member of the University of Wisconsin Osteoporosis Clinical Center and Research Program. This center conducts clinical research on bone diseases, methods for their diagnosis, and sponsored trials of drugs used for their treatment. Karen Hansen, Bjoern Buehring, and Neil Binkley are key collaborators. On the Medical College of Wisconsin Campus, Dr. Blank conducts human studies through the Clinical and Translational Science Institute.