Our research mission is to create new knowledge that will improve the prevention and/or treatment of endocrine disease through cutting-edge, multidisciplinary research.

Education and Training

Our educational mission is to cultivate the next generation leaders in the field of endocrinology through rigorous education, training, and career development.


Our clinical mission is to promote health and combat disease in endocrinology through innovative, high-value clinical care.

Welcome New Director of Operations Jayme Falconio

Please join us in welcoming our new Director of Operations, Jayme Falconio! Jayme has worked for UPMC since 2006 in multiple roles. Jayme’s most recent position with UPMC was Senior Practice Manager for Adolescent Medicine. In that role, she oversaw approximately 50...

Welcome New Clinical Assistant Professor Janet Leung, MD

Please join us in welcoming our newest faculty member, Janet Leung, MD! Dr. Leung received her medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School in 2010. In 2013, she completed an internal medicine residency at the Stanford University, VA Palo Alto Health...

Erin Kershaw, MD Awarded NIA Grant

We are pleased to announce that Erin Kershaw, MD has been awarded a National Institute on Aging R01 grant in collaboration with Lauren Sparks, PhD, from AdventHealth Orlando, and Jamie Justice, PhD, from Wake Forest. The grant is titled “Investigating the Role of...

Frederico Toledo, MD Awarded NIDDK Grant

We are pleased to announce that Frederico Toledo, MD has been awarded a National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases U01 grant in collaboration with Dhiraj Yadav, MD from the University of Pittsburgh Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and...

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