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Vered D. Lewy-Weiss, MD

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Job Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5170 Phone
412-692-7665 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1993 New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Residency:

1996 Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Fellowship:

1999 Pediatric Endocrinology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Memberships

  • Lawson-Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society
  • Endocrine Society     
  • American Diabetes Association

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics
  • National Board of Medical Examiners, Parts 1-3

Publications

  • Arslanian SA, Saad R, Lewy V, Danadian K, Janosky J:  Hyperinsulinemia in African-American children:  Decreased insulin clearance and increased insulin secretion and its relationship to insulin sensitivity.  Diabetes 9-28 51(10) 3014-9, 2002.
  • Arslanian SA, Lewy V, Danadian K, Saad R:  Metformin therapy in obese adolescents with polycystic ovary syndrome and impaired glucose tolerance:  amelioration of exaggerated adrenal response to ACTH with reduction of  insulinemia/insulin resistance.  J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:1555-9, 2002.
  • Saad RJ, Danadian K, Lewy V, Arslanian SA:  Insulin resistance of puberty in African-American children:  Lack of a compensatory increase in insulin secretion.  Pediatric Diabetes 3(1):4-9, 2002.

    View Dr. Lewy's full list of publications from PubMed. 

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Physical/metabolic characteristics of premenarcheal PCOS (HAIR-AN) in children
  • HRC-approved clinical trial investigator for use of metformin in children with Type 2 diabetes
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September 15, 2010
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