Content Tagged “Kenneth Cusi”
Published: Aug 28th, 2014
A fatty liver is now the most common chronic liver condition in adult Americans and will soon be the leading cause of end-stage liver disease in patients that are obese or have type II diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Researchers at the University of Florida want to determine whether African-Americans accumulate fat in their livers in a similar way to Caucasians and Hispanics in order to develop novel insight for early diagnosis and treatment techniques for the condition.
Published: Jul 8th, 2014
In a new five-year study funded by the National Institutes of Health, University of Florida researchers will study the effects of bariatric weight-loss surgery on brain function, thinking, and memory. The cutting-edge research is the latest in a growing movement to explore the potential relationships between type 2 diabetes mellitus and Alzheimer’s disease.
Published: Jun 21st, 2014
UF and UF Health faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students submitted a record number of original research presentations for the American Diabetes Association’s 74th Scientific Sessions held June 13-17, 2014 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. This year’s submissions represent one of the largest showcases of research emanating from UF.
Published: Mar 27th, 2014
A recent literature search reveals the need for more engagement to help diabetes patients navigate their way from a pediatric to adult healthcare setting, according to UF Health researchers.
Published: Oct 31st, 2012
Kenneth Cusi, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E, chief of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism in UF’s College of Medicine, was recently featured in ‘Endocrine Today’ magazine to talk about the relationship between diabetes and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD); his area of research expertise.
Published: Jun 26th, 2012
Dr. Kenneth Cusi, Chief of Adult Endocrinology at the UF Diabetes Center of Excellence, was recently featured in the May issue of Diabetes Forecast Magazine discussing the relationship between Type 2 Diabetes and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Click to learn more.
Published: Nov 29th, 2011
The UF College of Medicine’s department of medicine announced Kenneth Cusi, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E., as chief of the division of adult endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.
Published: Nov 29th, 2011
Adult Medical Director, UF Diabetes Institute Dr. Cusi received his medical degree in Argentina from the University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine and is board certified in both Internal […]
Published: Jun 16th, 2011
This November, join UF for a series of diabetes patient care and education events designed to unite families, faculty, advocacy leaders, researchers, and health professionals who share a common interest. […]
Published: Mar 23rd, 2009
Kenneth Cusi, M.D. Dr. Kenneth Cusi serves as the chief of the adult division of endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism. He oversees all adult outpatient and inpatient endocrinology clinics and consult […]