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Christoph Buettner, MD, Endocrinology, New York, NY, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

ChristophBuettnerMDPhD

Endocrinology New York, NY

Diabetes, Lipid Metabolism

Associate Professor, Medicine and Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Moses and Weiler Campuses)
    Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Moses and Weiler Campuses)Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, 2002 - 2004
  • NYU Grossman School of Medicine
    NYU Grossman School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 2001 - 2002
  • Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich FOM
    Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich FOMClass of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2020 - 2023
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2007 - 2020
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Elected Member The American Society for Clinical Investigation, 2012

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • iPSC-Derived Familial Alzheimer’s PSEN2 N141I Cholinergic Neurons Exhibit Mutation-Dependent Molecular Pathology Corrected by Insulin Signaling  
    Christoph Buettner, MD, BioMed Central

Press Mentions

  • Brain Insulin Plays Critical Role in the Development of Diabetes
    Brain Insulin Plays Critical Role in the Development of DiabetesFebruary 16th, 2011
  • Binge Drinking Increases Risk of Type 2 Diabetes by Causing Insulin Resistance
    Binge Drinking Increases Risk of Type 2 Diabetes by Causing Insulin ResistanceJanuary 30th, 2013
  • Your Brain, Not Your White Blood Cells, Keeps You Warm, New Study Suggests
    Your Brain, Not Your White Blood Cells, Keeps You Warm, New Study SuggestsApril 17th, 2017
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Grant Support

  • Regulation Of Adipose Tissue Metabolism By Central Insulin And LeptinNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2010–2011
  • Proteomic Study Of Hepatic Metabolism Regulated By Hypothalamic PathwaysNational Center For Research Resources2009–2011
  • The Role Of The Endocannabinoid System In Regulating Hepatic Glucose FluxesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2010
  • The Role Of The Endocannabinoid System In Regulating Hepatic Glucose FluxesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2009
  • Regulation Of Adipose Tissue Metabolism By Central Insulin And LeptinNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2009
  • The Role Of STAT3 Signaling In Leptin'S Pleitropic ActionNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2007–2009
  • The Role Of STAT3 Signaling In Leptin'S Pleitropic Action.National Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2006

Hospital Affiliations