Frederico G. S. Toledo MDAssociate Professor of Medicine; Associate Professor of Clinical and Translational Sciences; Director, Endocrinology Clinical Research Core, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Frederico G. S. Toledo, MD, is Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Endocrinology Clinical Research Center in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Pittsburgh. He is also Associate Professor of Clinical and Translational Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute.
Dr. Toledo received his medical degree from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Miami and his fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at the University of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Toledo has an academic clinical practice that focuses on diabetes mellitus and endocrine diseases. Dr. Toledo’s research focuses on diabetes mellitus, with an emphasis on the pathophysiology of this disease and its treatment. His current interests include insulin resistance, metabolism in obesity and aging, drug trials, and pancreatitis-related diabetes. He has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed articles in leading medical journals and has been a Principal Investigator funded by the NIH, Dept. of Defense, American Diabetes Association, and pharmaceutical companies. Dr. Toledo is a member of the Editorial Board of Physiological Reports and has served as a peer reviewer for leading journals in the field of diabetes mellitus, and on committees for the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions and several advisory panels. Dr. Toledo is the Co-Chair of the Diabetes Working Group in the NIH-sponsored Type 1 Diabetes in Acute Pancreatitis Consortium and is a member of the Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes, and Pancreatic Cancer Consortium.