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Allison B. Goldfine, M.D.

Position

Staff Physician, Adult Diabetes. Head of Clinical Research

Special
Interests

Post Bariatric Surgery, Hypoglycemia, Nutrition, Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity

Teaching
Appointment

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania, 1985

Residency

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA 1986-1988

Fellowship

Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA 1989-1992

Certification

Internal Medicine, Endocrinology

Dr. Goldfine is head of the Section of Clinical Research at Joslin Diabetes Center. She is also Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Her research focuses on clinical and molecular translational projects related to insulin action and development of type 2 diabetes and molecular mechanism of drug action.

Her current work focuses on physiologic investigations and clinical trials to target inflammation in the treatment and prevention of diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and to compare bariatric surgery to intensive medical diabetes and weight management. [Read more.]