Board of Trustees

  • Derek LeRoith MD, PhD
    Director of Research in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Diseases
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine

    Derek LeRoith, M.D., Ph.D., is currently the Director of Research in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Diseases at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York.

    Dr. LeRoith has worked at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) since 1979 in the field of endocrinology and diabetes.  He was then promoted to Diabetes Branch Chief at the NIH in Bethesda, MD, a position he held until 2005. From 2005 to 2010, he was Director of the Division of Endocrinology and Director of the Metabolism Institute at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.