- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease
- Endocrine, Diabetes and Bone Diseases
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Deena Adimoolam earned her medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in 2009 and completed Internal Medicine residency and Endocrinology fellowship at Yale University. She has spent most of her training years dedicated to community service and outreach in the USA and abroad. She has organized many community health fairs and health education seminars on primary care prevention, diabetes, obesity, and living wellness.
Her work has been recognized in the NY community through various awards and scholarships, including the Presidential Service Award presented by Bill Clinton. At Yale - she has also been recognized for her commitment to patient care with the Gary Vernon Humanism in Medicine award.
She is an avid writer and blogger on healthy living, fitness, food, preventative medicine and Endocrinology. Her blog site can be found here: http://doctor-deena.blogspot.com/
She most recently completed an elective in journalism at ABC News. Her comments have been featured in multiples blog sites, online news channels and magazines. She serves as an advisory board member of Care World TV - the only television channel solely dedicated to healthy living among south Asians.
Dr. Adimoolam has presented her research at local and national Endocrinology meetings.
Her prior research interests included:
1. Screening for B-12 deficiency in patients on chronic Metformin therapy
2. Endocrinopathies associated with use of combination Ipilimumab and Nivolumab for treatment of advanced melanoma
3. Evaluation for mutations in CYP19A in a cohort of patients with early onset osteoporosis, nephrolithiasis, and elevated 1,25 vitamin D
She has joined the Sinai community with an interest in diabetes, obesity, weight loss management, and general endocrinology. She also serves as Associate Program Director of the St. Luke's-Roosevelt Endocrinology Fellowship Program.
MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Yale-New Haven Hospital
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Dr. Adimoolam has not yet completed reporting of Industry relationships.
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