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Endocrinology

Division Chief: Lawrence E. Shapiro,M.D.
Number of Fellowship Positions: 3
4th YEAR MEDICAL STUDENT ELECTIVE: YES
Resident Elective(s): YES

Clinical Services:

General Adult Endocrinology.
NYU Winthrop Endocrinology & Metabolism Faculty Practice has received the prestigious Provider Recognition Award from the American Diabetes Association. There is a renowned Bone Mineral Research Center, Diabetes Education Center and Weight Management Program.

Research:

  1. Assessment of the Thyroid during Treatment with Amiodarone. Principle Investigator: Veronica Jean-Pierre, M.D., co-investigator: Lawrence E. Shapiro, M.D.
  2. Effect of Weight Loss on Male androgen and Gonadostat: A Prospective Study. Principle Investigator: Mahjabeen Ahmed, M.D., co-investigators: Lawrence E. Shapiro, M.D., Mageda B. Mikhail, M.D., Rubens Sievert, M.D., Donna Norkaitis, R.D.

Faculty:

Lawrence E. Shapiro, M.D.
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Program Director, Endocrine Fellowship Program
Professor of Medicine, SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Medical School: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Residency: Bellevue
Fellowship: NYU Medical Center

Michael S. Radin, MD
Medical Director- NYU Winthrop Comprehensive Diabetes Center
Director- Endocrinology Clinical Trials
Associate Program Director, Endocrine Fellowship Program
Assistant Professor of Medicine SUNY Stony Brook
Medical Degree: University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
Residency: Medical College of Virginia Hospital/VA. Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia
Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh

Mageda B. Mikhail, M.D
Associate Director, Bone Mineral Research Center at NYU Winthrop Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Medical Degree: Ain Shams University, School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt
Residency: Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens.
Fellowship: Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, NY

Cindy Bredefeld, DO
Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Assistant Professor of Medicine SUNY Stony Brook
Medical Degree: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, NY
Residency: Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, NY
Fellowship: Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, NY

Raymond Lau, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Medical Degree: SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Residency: SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Fellowship: Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, NY

Eileen A. Egan, FNP-C, CDE
Practitioner, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Director, Type1 Pediatric to Adult Transition Program
Tech Mastery Specialist
Nursing Degree: Villanova University
Master's of Science, Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner: Molloy College
Doctoral of Nursing Practice: Stony Brook University 5/2014

John F. Aloia, MD
Chief Academic Officer, NYU Winthrop Hospital
Associate Dean, Professor of Medicine at SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Medical Degree: Creighton Medical School, Omaha, NE.
Residency: Harrisburg Hospital, Harrisburg, PA, Meadowbrook Hospital, East Meadow, N.Y
Fellowship: Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, PA

Virginia Peragallo-Dittko, RN, BC-ADM, CDE, FAADE
Executive Director Diabetes and Obesity Institute, NYU Winthrop Hospital
Professor of Clinical Medicine, SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Associate Editor, The Diabetes Educator