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Guillermo Umpierrez, MD, Endocrinology, Atlanta, GA, Grady Memorial Hospital

GuillermoEUmpierrezMD

Endocrinology Atlanta, GA

Diabetes, Lipid Metabolism

Professor of Medicine, Emory University

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Education & Training

  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University School of MedicineFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, 1985 - 1987
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1985
  • Universidad de Guayaquil FOM
    Universidad de Guayaquil FOMClass of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2000 - 2004
  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 1984 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Fellow (FACE) American Association of Clinical Endocrinology
  • Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Stress Hyperglycemia in Patients with Tuberculosis Disease: Epidemiology and Clinical Implications  
    Sara C Auld, Guillermo E Umpierrez, J Sonya Haw, Current Diabetes Reports

Lectures

  • 2019 Latin American Leadership Academy 
    ENDO 2019 - New Orleans, LA - 3/22/2019
  • Inpatient Diabetes Management: Show Me Some Sugar! 
    2019 ACP Internal Medicine Meeting, Philadelphia - 4/11/2019
  • Diabetes Care with Oral and Other Noninsulin Agents 
    2019 ACP Internal Medicine Meeting, Philadelphia - 4/11/2019
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Press Mentions

  • About Guillermo E. Umpierrez, MD, CDE, FACP, FACE: Guest Editor, the Role of Weight Management in Diabetes
    About Guillermo E. Umpierrez, MD, CDE, FACP, FACE: Guest Editor, the Role of Weight Management in DiabetesAugust 15th, 2018
  • Study Presented at American Diabetes Association 79th Scientific Sessions Observed Substantially Less Hypoglycemia with Use of Glytec’s Technology
    Study Presented at American Diabetes Association 79th Scientific Sessions Observed Substantially Less Hypoglycemia with Use of Glytec’s TechnologyJune 18th, 2019
  • Health Care Heroes Awards Honor Nurses, Physicians, Innovators
    Health Care Heroes Awards Honor Nurses, Physicians, InnovatorsMay 22nd, 2018
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Grant Support

  • Free Fatty Acids-Induced Hypertension And Endothelial Dysfunction In Obese SubjtNational Center For Research Resources2007
  • Beta-Cell Failure In Obese African-Americans With Hyperglycemic CrisisNational Center For Research Resources2006–2007
  • Hyperglycemia-Induced Insulin Resistance In Skeletal MuscleNational Center For Research Resources2005–2007
  • Markers Of Normoglycemic Remission In Obese DiabeticsNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2005–2006
  • Free Fatty Acids-Induced Hypertension In Obese Type 2 DiabeticsNational Center For Research Resources2005
  • Beta-Cell Failure In Hyperglycemic ObesityNational Center For Research Resources2005
  • Obese African-Americans With Dka: B-Cell DesensitizationNational Center For Research Resources2004
  • Differences In The Metabolic/Hormonal Profile In White/Black Women With PCOSNational Center For Research Resources2004

Committees

  • member, AACE/ACE COMPREHENSIVE DIABETES MANAGEMENT ALGORITHM 2015
  • member, 2011 AACE Medical Guidelines for Clinical Practice for Developing a Diabetes Mellitus Comprehensive Care Plan
  • member, CONSENSUS STATEMENT BY THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY ON THE COMPREHENSIVE TYPE 2 DIABETES MANAGEMENT ALGORITHM 2016 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • member, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American College of Endocrinology - Clinical Practice Guidelines for Developing a Diabetes Mellitus Comprehensive Care Plan 2015
  • member, AACE/ACE Comprehensive Type 2 Diabetes Management Algorithm 2036
  • member, AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR DEVELOPING A DIABETES MELLITUS COMPREHENSIVE CARE PLAN 2015

Hospital Affiliations