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Posts by Steven Kyle Grinspoon, MD


Steven K. Grinspoon, MD is a clinician in the Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center and a faculty member in the Neuroendocrine Unit at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.  He is a clinical researcher who studies hypothalamic control of body weight and fat distribution in obesity and lipodystrophy with a focus on the metabolic and cardiovascular consequences of visceral fat accumulation.  Awards in recognition of his work have included selection to the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians and the 2014 Daniel Ahrens Award for Translational Science Research by the Association of Clinical and Translational Science.  He is the author of more than 200 peer-reviewed publications and serves as the chief of Mass General's Metabolism Unit and the director of the Nutrition Obesity Research Center at Harvard.

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