Robert Rapaport, MD Email Robert Rapaport
- PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, Endocrinology and Diabetes
- Pediatric Endocrinology
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Robert Rapaport is Professor of Pediatrics and the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and at the Kravis Children’s Hospital at Mount Sinai. He is also the Emma Elizabeth Sullivan Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes. Dr. Rapaport received his medical degree from State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center, training in Pediatrics at Schneider's Children's Hospital (Long Island Jewish Hospital - Hillside Medical Center) and his fellowship training in Pediatric Endocrinology at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia and New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, New York. He has published numerous articles and chapters including chapters in major Pediatric (Nelson) and Pediatric Endocrinology (Sperling, Lifshitz and Pescovitz) textbooks. Dr. Rapaport’s current research interests include growth and growth hormone in children born SGA, neonatal thyroid disease, growth hormone-immune interactions, aspects of childhood diabetes and pubertal disorders.
American Board of Pediatrics
- Autoimmune Hypothyroidism
- CHARGE Syndrome
- Children Born Small For Gestational Age
- Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
- Congenital Hyperinsulinism
- Congenital Hypothyroidism
- Delayed Puberty
- Graves Disease
- Growth Failure
- Growth Hormone Deficiency
- Hypergonadotropic Hypogonadism
- Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism
- Idiopathic Short Stature
- Kleinfelter Syndrome
- Medication-Induced Diabetes
- Neonatal Graves Disease
- Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
- Prader-Willi Syndrome
- Precocious Puberty
- Russell-Silver Syndrome
- Turner Syndrome
- Type 1 Diabetes
- Type 2 Diabetes
MD, S.U.N.Y., Health Science Center
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology
St. Christopher's Hosp. for Child.
Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology
New York Hospital Cornell University Med Ctr
Kolevson A, Bush L, Wang A, Halpern D, Frank Y, Grodberg D, Rapaport R, Tavassoli T, Chaplin W, Soorya L, Buxbaum J. Erratum: A Pilot Controlled Trial of Insulin-Like Growth-Factor-1 in Children with Phelan-McDermid Syndrome. . Mol Autism. 2016; 2(6): 31.
Counts D, Silverman L, Rajicic N, Geffner M, Newfield R, Thornton P, Carakushansky M, Escobar O, Rapaport R, Levitsky L, Rotenstein D, Hey-Hadavi J, Wajnrajch M. A 4-Year, Open-Label, Multicenter, Randomized Trial of Genotropin Growth Hormone in Patients with Idiopathic Short Stature: Analysis of 4-Year Data Comparing Efficacy, Efficiency, and Safety between an Individualized, Target-Driven Regimen and Standard Dosing. . Horm Res Paediatr 2015;.
Shapiro S, Klein G, Klein M, Wallach E, Fen Y, Godbold J, Rapaport R. SHOX Gene Varians: Growth Hormone/Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Status and Response to Growth Hormone Treatment. . Horm Res Paedatri. 2015; 83: 26-35.
Regelmann M, Graber E, Chia D, Rapaport R. Thyroid. In D.K. Stevenson, Neonatology: Clinical Practice and Procedures . McGraw-Hill Professional 2015;: 673-688.
Zeve D, Regelmann M, Holzman I, Rapaport R. Small at Birth, but How Small? Definition of Small for Gestational Age. . 2016;.
Goldis M, Waldman L, Marginean O, Kotlus Rosenberg H, Rapaport R. Thyroid Imaging in Infants. . Pediatric Endocrinolog; Endo and Metabolism Clinics of N. America. 2016 June;.
Romero CJ, Mehta L, Rapaport R. Genetic Techniques in the Evaluation of Short Stature. . Pediatric Endocrinolog; Endo and Metabolism Clinics of N. America 2016 June;.
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- Novo Nordisk
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