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Howard Wolpert, M.D. | Director, Pump and Diabetes Technology Program

Position

Senior Physician, Director, Joslin Institute of Technology Translation

Specialty

Insulin Pump Therapy, Continuous Glucose Monitoring, Young Adult Transition

Special
Interests

Insulin Pump, Continuous Glucose Monitoring, Digital HealthTechnology, Closed loop

Teaching
Appointment

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Medical School

University of Witwatersrand, South Africa

Residency

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Fellowship

Joslin Diabetes Center/Brigham & Women’s Hospital

Certification

Internal Medicine Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism

In my roles as Senior Physician in the Joslin Clinic, I established and direct the Insulin Pump and CGM Program. I am also an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and a member of numerous endocrine societies and advisory boards in the U.S. and abroad.

I have been principal investigator in several multicenter randomized controlled trials, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation has granted me a Performance Award and honored me as a Research Champion.

I am also the director of the Joslin Institute for Technology Translation (JITT), where I spearhead the creation and implementation of cloud-based monitoring projects at the Joslin with the goal of using technology to improve diabetes care and promoting the positive effect that this improvement can have on patient/provider relationships. 

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