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Joshua Cohen, MD

Joshua Cohen, MD

Endocrinology Washington, DC

Professor of Medicine, George Washington University; Interim Director, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Office Address

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  • 2150 Pennsylvania Ave Nw
    Department Of Medicine
    Washington, DC 20037
    Phone: (202) 741-3333

Dr. Cohen's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Endocrinology: General Endocrinology
  • Clinical Interests: Diabetes Mellitus; Diabetes Complications (6), Diabetes Mellitus (45); Polycystic Ovary Syndrome; Thyroid Neoplasms

Dr. Cohen's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • ProfessorGeorge Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Washington, DC
    Assistant Professor (1985-1991); Associate Professor (1991-2010)
  • Medical StaffGeorge Washington University Hospital
    Washington, DC
  • PhysicianGWU Medical Faculty Associates
    Washington, DC

Dr. Cohen's Education & Medical Training

  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Sinai HospitalJohns Hopkins Hospital and Sinai HospitalPost Doctoral Fellowship, Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • National Institutes of Health Clinical CenterNational Institutes of Health Clinical CenterFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • VA Medical Center (Ann Arbor MI)VA Medical Center (Ann Arbor MI)Residency, Internal Medicine
  • VA Medical Center (Ann Arbor MI)VA Medical Center (Ann Arbor MI)Internship, Internal Medicine
  • New York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and School of MedicineNew York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and School of MedicineFellowship, Medical Scientist Training
  • New York Univ Sch of MedNew York University School of MedicineMedical School, MD
  • New York University Graduate School of Arts and SciencesNew York University Graduate School of Arts and SciencesOther Training, MS, Basic Medical Science, Physiology
  • Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyOther Training, BS, Chemistry

Dr. Cohen's Certifications & Licensure

  • DC State Medical LicenseDC State Medical License1985 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1981
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineEndocrinology & Metabolism, 1985

Dr. Cohen's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American College of PhysiciansFellowAmerican College of Physicians, 1991
  • Chemistry Honor SocietyPhi Lambda UpsilonChemistry Honor Society, 1969
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Dr. Cohen's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Determination of sedimentation potentials of canine erythrocytes.Cohen JL, Srinivasan S and Sawyer PN, Arch Biochem
  • A maximum likelihood method for estimating the disease predisposition of heterozygotes.Swift M, Cohen JL and Pinkham R, Amer J Hum Genet
  • Potentiation of muscle contraction by a serotonergic neuron: a possible modulatory function of the metacerebral cell of Aplysia.Weiss KR, Cohen JL and Kupfermann I, Brain Res
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism.Chapter: Thyroid Stimulating Hormone and its DisordersPage 153 - 163
    Cohen JL
    Editors: Becker KL.
    Edition 2nd,
  • Ambulatory Geriatric Care.Chapter: Thyroid DisordersPage 384 - 395
    Cohen JL
    Editors: Cobbs EL, Yoshikawa T, and Brummel-Smith K.
    Edition 2nd,
  • Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism.Chapter: Thyroid Stimulating Hormone and its DisordersPage 159 - 170
    Cohen JL
    Editors: Becker KL.
    Edition 3rd,
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Abstracts/Posters

  • Prevalence of microalbuminuria and its relationship to non-traditional risk factors in recently diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus: observations from the ADOPT study.Viberti G, Freed M, Holman R, Lachin J, Heise M, The ADOPT Study Group, American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions
  • Prevalence and clinical significance of GAD (Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase) antibodies in recently diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus in the ADOPT study cohort.Zinman B, Kahn S, Haffner S, Herman W, Heise M, O”Neill MC, The ADOPT Study Group, American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions
  • The influence of dopamine receptor DRDR2 genotype on dietary treatment efficacy in individuals with type 2 diabetes.Barnard ND, Noble EP, Ritchie T, Cohen J, et al, American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions
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Lectures

  • Applications of a Biotinylated TSH Derivative.Johns Hopkins Hospital Division of Endocrinology, Research Conference
  • Evaluation of the Solitary Thyroid Nodule.Department of Health Care Sciences, George Washington University Medical Center
  • Graves Disease.George Washington University Department of Medicine
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Dr. Cohen's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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