Nicholas Jospe, M.D.

Nicholas Jospe, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-7744
Fax: (585) 244-6097

Research Bio

Dr. Jospe is engaged in clinical research aimed at preventing Type 1 diabetes and studying the underlying mechanisms causing Type 1 diabetes. He is an investigator in "TrialNet", an international study funded by the NIH and other organizations, investigating the natural history of Type 1 diabetes and possible interventions to prevent diabetes in individuals at high risk. He has partnered locally with the "Autoimmunity Center of Excellence" at the University of Rochester, as well as the Benaroya Research Institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle WA, where he is currently on sabbatical. He is co-investigator in a multi-center industry sponsored study investigating the utility of continuous glucose sensor technology in the care of children with Type 1 diabetes.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Diabetes Award in Adolescent Health | Society for Adolescent Medicine and Carlotta Simons 2003
American Diabetes Association Certificate of Recognition | American Diabetes Association 2002
JDRF "Inspiration Award" | JDRF 2002

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 30 available »

2005 Jul
Skyler JS, Weinstock RS, Raskin P, Yale JF, Barrett E, Gerich JE, Gerstein HC, . "Use of inhaled insulin in a basal/bolus insulin regimen in type 1 diabetic subjects: a 6-month, randomized, comparative trial." Diabetes care. 2005 Jul; 28(7):1630-5.
2005 May
Skyler JS, Krischer JP, Wolfsdorf J, Cowie C, Palmer JP, Greenbaum C, Cuthbertson D, Rafkin-Mervis LE, Chase HP, Leschek E. "Effects of oral insulin in relatives of patients with type 1 diabetes: The Diabetes Prevention Trial--Type 1." Diabetes care. 2005 May; 28(5):1068-76.
2005 Mar
Mack-Fogg JE, Orlowski CC, Jospe N. "Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion in toddlers and children with type 1 diabetes mellitus is safe and effective." Pediatric diabetes. 2005 Mar; 6(1):17-21.
2004 Nov
Jospe N, Florence M. "Hermaphroditus in Greco-Roman myth: lessons and hypotheses for intersex today." Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 2004 Nov; 17(11):1471-9.
Epstein RM, Dannefer EF, Nofziger AC, Hansen JT, Schultz SH, Jospe N, Connard LW, Meldrum SC, Henson LC. "Comprehensive assessment of professional competence: the Rochester experiment." Teaching and learning in medicine. 2004 16(2):186-96.

Current Appointments

Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Pediatrics, Endocrinology (SMD) - Primary


Pediatric Endocrinology - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Medicine | Free University of Brussels Medical School1981
BA | Biology | Boston University1974

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology at Johns Hopkins Hospital - GME Office07/01/1984 - 06/30/1988
Residency in Pediatrics at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center07/01/1982 - 06/30/1984
Internship in Pediatrics at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center07/01/1981 - 06/30/1982