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Selected Faculty Publications


  • Guido P.A., Zamora C.A. (2022) Clinical, Laboratory, and Radiological Diagnosis of Hypercortisolism. In: Yu H., Burke C.T., Commander C.W. (eds) Diagnosis and Management of Endocrine Disorders in Interventional Radiology. Springer, Cham.


  • Criner, K et al. Hypoglycemia Symptoms Are Reduced in Hospitalized Patients with Diabetes. Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications. June 2021
  • Fang CY, Handorf EA, Rao AD, Siu PT, Tseng M.Acculturative Stress and Depressive Symptoms Among Chinese Immigrants: the Role of Gender and Social Support.  J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2021 Oct;8(5):1130-1138. doi: 10.1007/s40615-020-00869-6. Epub 2020 Sep 30.  PMID 33000431
  • Mathai, C, Anolik, J Cushing’s Disease as a Result of Two ACTH-Secreting Pituitary Tumors. AACE Clinical Case Reports 7(2);149-152, March, 2021
  • Vaz, CL, Carnes, N, Pousti, B, Zhao, Huaqing, Williams, KJ A randomized controlled trial of an innovative, user‐friendly, interactive smartphone app‐based lifestyle intervention for weight loss Obesity Science & Practice 2021-05-03 | journal-article DOI: 10.1002/osp4.503
  • Arnav Shah, Andrew Deak, Shaneisha Allen, Elayna Silfani, Christina Koppin, Yaara Zisman-Ilani, Imali Sirisena, Christina Rose & Daniel Rubin (2021) Some characteristics of hyperglycaemic crisis differ between patients with and without COVID-19 at a safety-net hospital in a cross-sectional study, Annals of Medicine, 53:1, 1642-1645. PMID: 34511013
  • Rubin, D.J., Shah, A.A. Predicting and Preventing Acute Care Re-Utilization by Patients with Diabetes. Current Diabetes Reports 2021; 21:34. PMID: 34480653.


  • Al Mushref M and Guido PA, Collichio FA, Moore DT, Clemmons DR. Thyroid Dysfunction, Recovery, and Prognosis in Melanoma Patients Treated with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors: a Retrospective Review. Endocrine Practice: January 2020, Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 36-4
  • Christine Mathai, Anthony Coppola Cherie Lisa Vaz Thyroid Abscess After Injection of Heroin into the Neck Complicated by Thyroid Storm AACE CLINICAL CASE REPORTS| VOLUME 6, ISSUE 4, E183-E188, JULY 01, 2020 Open Access DOI:
  • Moccia MC, Miller EE*, Vaz CL. OCCULT PRIMARY HYPERPARATHYROIDISM: A CASE REPORT AND REVIEW OF PARATHYROID ULTRASONOGRAPHY. AACE Clin Case Rep. 2020;6(3):e127-e131. Published 2020 May 11. doi:10.4158/ACCR-2019-0523
  • Jain, R., Lee, E., Mathai, C*, Gogineni, P*. et al. Using opportunistic screening with abdominal CT to identify osteoporosis and osteopenia in patients with diabetes. Osteoporos Int (2020).
  • Jain RK, Weiner MG, Zhao H, Williams KJ, Vokes T. Diabetes-Related Fracture Risk Is Different in African Americans Compared With Hispanics and Caucasians. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019;104(11):5729-5736. doi:10.1210/jc.2019-00931
  • Zeytinoglu M, Jain RK, Vokes TJ. Vertebral fracture assessment: Enhancing the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of osteoporosis. Bone 2017;104: 54-65.
  • Jain RK, Weiner MG, Zhao H, Vokes T. Comorbid conditions and GFR predict nonvertebral fractures in patients with diabetes in an ethnic-specific manner. J Clin Endo Metab 2020: 105(6): 2168-2175. PubMed PMID: 32193529.
  • Wu X, Chen K, Williams KJ. An oxide transport chain essential for balanced insulin action. Atherosclerosis. 2020;298:42-51. doi:10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2020.02.006
  • Zisman-Ilani Y, Fasing K, Weiner M, Rubin DJ. Exercise capacity is associated with hospital readmission among patients with diabetes. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2020 Oct;8(1):e001771. PMID: 33020136. 
  • Kumar VK, Lackey A, Snyder J, Karhadkar S, Rao AD, DiCarlo A, Sato PY.  Mitochondrial Membrane Intracellular Communication in Healthy and Diseased Myocardium.  Front Cell Dev Biol. 2020 Dec 23;8:609241. doi: 10.3389/fcell.2020.609241. eCollection 2020.


  • Jain RK, Vokes T. Physical activity as measured by accelerometer in NHANES 2005-2006 is associated with better bone density and trabecular bone score in older adults. Archives of Osteo 2019;14(29): 1-7. PubMed PMID: 30826896
  • Jain RK, Weiner MG, Zhao H, Williams KJ, Vokes T. Diabetes-Related Fracture Risk Is Different in African Americans Compared With Hispanics and Caucasians. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019;104(11):5729-5736. doi:10.1210/jc.2019-00931
  • Haas AV, Rosner BA, Kwong RY, Rao AD, Garg R, Di Carli MF, Adler GK.  Sex Differences in Coronary Microvascular Function in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes.  Diabetes. 2019 Mar;68(3):631-636.
  • AD Rao, CL Vaz, KJ Williams  Accelerated atherosclerotic cardiovascular risk in type 1 diabetes mellitus: time for a new idea? Atherosclerosis 2019
  • M. Fayfman, R. J. Galindo, D. J. Rubin, D. L. Mize, I. Anzola, M. A. Urrutia, C. Ramos, F. J. Pasquel, J. Sonya Haw, P. Vellanki, H. Wang, B. S.  Albury, R. Weaver, S. Cardona, G. E. Umpierrez. A Randomized Controlled Trial on the Safety and Efficacy of Exenatide Therapy for the Inpatient Management of General Medicine and Surgery Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2019 Jan 24. PMID: 30679302.
  • CL Vaz, N Carnes, H Zhao and KJ Williams A Smartphone App-Based Lifestyle Intervention for Weight Loss, Improvement of Hemoglobin A1c (A1c), and Prediabetes Diabetes 2019 Jun; 68 (Supplement 1): 893-P.
  • Sheikh, A, Anolik, J & Maurer, A.  Update on Serum Glucose and Metabolic Management of Clinical Nuclear Medicine Studies: Current Status and Proposed Future Directions.  Seminars in Nuclear Medicine.49(5)  September 2019
  • T Reznick*, H Zhao, C Vaz, Predicting the Risk of Thyroid Cancer with Sonographic Patterns of Thyroid Macrocalcifications Journal of the Endocrine Society Volume 3 (supplement). 2019
  • Reznick T*Rubin DJ. Letter to the Editor: “Incidence of Hypoglycemia After Gastric Bypass vs Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Randomized Trial”. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019 Mar 1;104(3):730-731. PMID: 30285242.


  • Siraj ES, Homko C, Wilson LA, May P, Rao AD, Calles J, Farrugia G, Hasler WL, Koch KL, Nguyen L, Snape WJ, Abell TL, Sarosiek I, McCallum RW, Pasricha PJ, Clarke J, Tonascia J, Hamilton F, Parkman HP. Islet Cell Associated Autoantibodies and C-Peptide Levels in Patients with Diabetes and Symptoms of Gastroparesis. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2018 Feb 13;9:32
  • Gianchandani RY, Pasquel FJ, Rubin DJ, Dungan KM, Vellanki P, Wang H, Anzola I, Gomez P, Hodish I, Lathkar-Pradhan S, Iyengar J, Umpierrez GE. THE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF CO-ADMINISTRATION OF SITAGLIPTIN WITH METFORMIN IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES AT HOSPITAL DISCHARGE. Endocr Pract. 2018 Jun;24(6):556-564. PMID: 29949432.
  • Karunakaran A*, Zhao H, Rubin DJ. Pre- and post-discharge risk factors for hospital readmission among patients with diabetes. Medical Care, 2018;56:634-642. PMID: 29750681.


  • Godwin JL, Jaggi S*, Sirisena I, Sharda P, Rao AD, Mehra R, Veloski C. Nivolumab-induced autoimmune diabetes mellitus presenting as diabetic ketoacidosis in a patient with metastatic lung cancer. J Immunother Cancer. 2017 May 16;5:40
  • Pasquel FJ, Gianchandani R, Rubin DJ, Dungan KM, Anzola I, Gomez PC, Peng L, Hodish I, Bodnar T, Wesorick D, Balakrishnan V, Osei K, Umpierrez GE. Efficacy of sitagliptin for the hospital management of general medicine and surgery patients with type 2 diabetes (Sita-Hospital): a multicentre, prospective, open-label, non-inferiority randomised trial. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2017 February;5(2):125-133.
  • C Vaz, A Suthar, KJ Williams, S Parkash, H Zhao A smartphone-app-based lifestyle intervention program for weight loss: Interim analysis of a randomized controlled trial. Diabetes. 2017;66(suppl1).
  • Chen K, Wu Q, Hu K, Yang C, Wu X, Cheung P, Williams KJ. Suppression of Hepatic FLOT1 (Flotillin-1) by Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Impairs the Disposal of Remnant Lipoproteins via Syndecan-1.  Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2018 Jan;38(1):102-113. Epub 2017 Nov 21.


  • Rao AD, Bonyhay I, Dankwa J, Baimas-George M, Kneen L, Ballatori S, Freeman R, Adler GK.  Baroreflex Sensitivity Impairment During Hypoglycemia: Implications for Cardiovascular Control.  Diabetes. 2016 Jan;65(1):209-15.
  • Rubin DJ, Handorf EA, Golden SH, Nelson DB, McDonnell ME, and Zhao H. Development and Validation of a Novel Tool to Predict Hospital Readmission Risk among Patients with Diabetes. Endocrine Practice. 2016 Oct;22(10):1204-1215. 
  • Williams KJ, Wu X. Imbalanced insulin action in chronic over nutrition: Clinical harm, molecular mechanisms, and a way forward.  Atherosclerosis. 2016 Apr;247:225-82 Review.

* Fellow author