Neuroendocrine Unit

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Anne Klibanski, MD

Chief, Neuroendocrine

Director, Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center

  • Phone: 617-726-7948
Departments
Neuroendocrinology
Department of Medicine
Clinical Interests
Pituitary disease
Pituitary tumors
Prolactin Disorders
Acromegaly
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, New York University
Residency, Bellevue Hospital Center
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
No

BiographyAnne Klibanski, MD is a clinician in the Neuroendocrine Clinical Center and Chief of the Neuroendocrine Unit at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.  She is a clinical researcher who studies pituitary tumors and the impact that pituitary and hypothalamic  disorders have on body composition, including low bone mass..  Awards in recognition of her work have included The Endocrine Society Clinical Investigator Award and the British Trust Medal.  She is the author 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.

ResearchDr. 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.

Publications

View my most recent publications at PubMed

  1. Klibanski A. Clinical practice. Prolactinomas. N Engl J Med. 2010; 362(13):1219-26  
  2.  Giustina A, et al. A consensus on the medical treatment of acromegaly. Nat Rev Endocrinol. 2014; 10(4):243-8.

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Neuroendocrine Clinical Center
Zero Emerson Place
Suite 112
Boston, MA 02114-2217

Phone: 617-726-7948
Fax: 617-726-1241