Title: Medical Director of Endocrinology
Company: Greenwich Hospital – Yale New Haven Health
Location: New York, New York, United States
Yi-Hao Yu, MD, PhD, Medical Director of Endocrinology at Greenwich Hospital, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in Medicine.
Dr. Yu has held his current position since 2011, after teaching and practicing with such luminary institutions as the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and working with industry giants like Bristol-Myers Squibb. He has been in the profession of medicine for about 30 years, and transitioned from medical research in 2001 to patient care, which has been very satisfying.
A member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the Obesity Medicine Association, Dr. Yu began his career as an alumnus of Fudon University in Shanghai, China. He went on to the NYU School of Medicine, where he earned a PhD in cell and molecular biology in preparation for research. In 1996, Dr. Yu earned a MD from the NYU School of Medicine, followed by training with Columbia University. He served an endocrinology fellowship in diabetes and metabolism with Columbia’s College of Physicians and Surgeons from 1999 to 2002, and after becoming a principal investigator with Columbia University Medical Center’s division of preventative medicine and nutrition, he entered practice with Bristol-Myers Squibb as a medical director.
Dr. Yu became a physician of Easton Endocrinology Associates from 2008 to 2011, and returned to academia in 2009 as a member of the core teaching faculty at Easton Hospital. He became a clinical associate professor of medicine with Drexel University College of Medicine from 2011 to 2012. Over the years, Dr. Yu has become an expert in weight regulation, obesity, diabetes, and related metabolic disorders.
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