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Stuart Handwerger, MD

Stuart Handwerger, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology Cincinnati, OH

Physician

Office Address

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  • 3333 Burnet Ave
    Ml 7012
    Cincinnati, OH 45229
    Phone: (513) 636-4744
    Fax: (513) 636-7486

Dr. Handwerger's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Endocrinology: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Dr. Handwerger's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • DirectorChildren's Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Robert and Mary Shoemaker Professor of PediatricsUniversity of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati, OH
    Professor of Cancer and Cell Biology (1990); Director, Postdoctoral Training, Department of Pediatrics (1993-2008)
  • Visiting Scientist (Sabbatical)National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park
    North Carolina
  • Visiting Scientist (Sabbatical)Weizmann Institute of Science
    Rehovot, Israel
  • Assistant ProfessorDuke University School of Medicine
    Durham, North Carolina
    Chief, Pediatric Endocrine Division (1971-1990); Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology (1975-1987); Associate Professor (1976-1981); Senior Member (1979-1990); Professor (1981-1990); Professor, Department of Cell Biology (1987-1990)
  • Clinical AssociatePediatric Metabolism Branch, National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases
    Bethesda, MD

Dr. Handwerger's Education & Medical Training

  • Harvard Medical SchoolHarvard Medical SchoolFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Harvard Medical SchoolHarvard Medical SchoolOther Training, Teaching Fellow, Medicine
  • Children's Hospital, BostonChildren's Hospital, BostonFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Harvard Medical SchoolHarvard Medical SchoolOther Training, Teaching Fellow, Pediatrics
  • Mount Sinai School of MedicineMount Sinai School of MedicineResidency, Pediatrics
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical CenterInternship, Transitional Year
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital CenterBronx Municipal Hospital CenterInternship, Internship in Pediatrics
  • U of MD Sch of MedUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Handwerger's Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License1991 - 2014
  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License1971 - 2014
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1969
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatric Endocrinology, 1978

Dr. Handwerger's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • National Institutes of Health, 2005-2009, Chair 2007-2009Member Pregnancy and Neonatology Study SectionNational Institutes of Health, 2005-2009, Chair 2007-2009, 2005
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Chapter of the University of Cincinnati College of MedicineCouncilorAlpha Omega Alpha Chapter of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1998
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Chapter of the University of Cincinnati College of MedicinePresidentAlpha Omega Alpha Chapter of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1994
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Dr. Handwerger's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Tumor necrosis factor-a and interleukin-1 inhibit the synthesis and release of renin from human decidual cells.Jikihara H, Poisner A, and S Handwerger, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Endothelins and the placenta.Handwerger, S, Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine
  • Laminin decreases PRL and IGFBP-1 expression during in vitro decidualization of human endometrial stromal cells.Brar AK, Frank GR, Richards RG, Meyer AJ, Kessler CA, Cedars MI, Klein DJ, Handwerger S, Journal of Cell Physiology
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Books/Book Chapters

  • The structure and function of human placental lactogen.Chapter: Lactogenic Hormones (A Ciba Foundation Symposium)Page 27 - 51
    Sherwood LM, Handwerger S, McLaurin WD
    Editors: G.E.W. Wolstenholme and J. Knight.Churchill Livingstone
  • Comparison of the structure and function of human placental lactogen and human growth hormone.Chapter: Growth Hormone (Proceedings of the Second International Symposium)Page 209 - 223
    Sherwood LM, Handwerger S, McLaurin WD, Pang EC
    Editors: A. Pecile and E.E. Muller.Amsterdam Excerpta Medica Foundation
  • Glucose intolerance in mucovisidosis.Chapter: Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on the Various Faces of Diabetes in JuvenilesPage 93 - 104
    Handwerger S, Roth J
    Editors: Z. Laron.Jerusalem Press
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Other

  • Interleukin-1 and the endometrium: An inhibitor of stromal cell differentiation and possible autoregulator of decidualization in humans.Frank G, Brar A, Jikihara H, Cedars M, and S Handwerger
  • Identification of a composite steroid hormone response element on the human placental lactogen promoter.Stephanou A, Handwerger S, Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology
  • Human placental tissue expresses a novel 22.7 kDa apolipoprotein A-I-like protein.Richardson B, Palgunachari MN, Anantharamaiah GM, Richards RG, Azrolan N, Wiginton D, Handwerger S
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