BiographyAnne Klibanski, MD isa clinician in the Neuroendocrine Clinical Center and Chief of theNeuroendocrine Unit at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. She is a clinicalresearcher who studies pituitary tumors and the impact that pituitary and hypothalamic disorders have on body composition, including low bone mass.. Awards inrecognition of her work have included The Endocrine Society Clinical Investigator Award and the British Trust Medal. She is theauthor of more than 350 peer-reviewed publications and has served on the Board of the NIH NIDDK Board of Counselors and on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. She is past-president of the Pituitary Society and serves on its Board. She has been involved in leadership positions of many educational programs sponsored by the Endocrine Society, the Pituitary Society and many patient advocacy groups to teach physicians and patients about pituitary tumors and neuroendocrine disorders.
Dr. Anne Klibanski is a clinical / translational investigator whose research has focused on two areas:
1- The pathogenesis and development of new therapies for patients with pituitary tumors and
2- An understanding of how neuroendocrine disorders can lead to low bone mass and the risk for osteoporosis. Specific research has focused on understanding acromegaly, prolactinomas, Cushing's disease and clinically non-functioning pituitary tumors.
1. Klibanski A.Clinical practice. Prolactinomas. N EnglJ Med. 2010; 362(13):1219-26
3. Giustina A, et al. A consensus on the medical treatment of acromegaly. Nat Rev Endocrinol. 2014; 10(4):243-8.
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