Jose Florez, MD, Endocrinology, Boston, MA, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Endocrinology Boston, MA

Diabetes, Lipid Metabolism

Professor and Chief, Endocrine Division - Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

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Summary

  • Dr. Jose Florez is an endocrinologist in Boston, MA and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice 20 years. He specializes in diabetes and lipid metabolism.

Education & Training

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2001 - 2004
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalInternship, Transitional Year, 1998 - 1999
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineClass of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2000 - 2021
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers The White House, 2010

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Study Reveals Genetic Underpinnings of Type 2 Diabetes in Youth
    Study Reveals Genetic Underpinnings of Type 2 Diabetes in YouthFebruary 12, 2021 12:08
  • Providers in Early Hot Spots Rest and Prepare for What's Next
    Providers in Early Hot Spots Rest and Prepare for What's NextJuly 07, 2020 09:34
  • Certain Genetic Variants Predispose Patients with Diabetes to Kidney Disease
    Certain Genetic Variants Predispose Patients with Diabetes to Kidney DiseaseSeptember 22, 2019 22:52
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Grant Support

  • Study To Understand The Genetics Of The Acute Response To Metformin &GlipizideNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2010–2011
  • Fine-Mapping And Characterization Of Metabolic Loci In The DPP Outcomes StudyNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2010–2011
  • Pharmacogenetics Of The Acute Response To Sulfonylurea And Metformin Treatment InNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2007–2008
  • Genetic Variation In Drug Targets For Type 2 DiabetesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2004–2008
  • Neuroscience Institute/Neurobiology And Physiology DeptNational Institute Of Mental Health1994
  • Neuroscience Institute/Neurobiology &Physiology DeptNational Institute Of Mental Health1991–1993

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