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Welcome from the Program Director

Ismat Shafiq, M.B.B.S.

Program Director
Ismat Shafiq, MBBS

Welcome to our program!

The Endocrine Fellowship Program at the University of Rochester is an ACGME accredited 2-year training program with a 3rd-year optional research track. Our three-year program consists of two equally important arms: A strong, broad-based clinical education, and an in-depth research experience—either clinical or basic.

Our faculty are not only teachers but are also mentors.  Their various backgrounds combine to offer trainees exceptional depth of clinical and research expertise. We are a tertiary referral center that sees the entire spectrum of endocrine disorders.

Our goal is to train the next generation of academic endocrine educators and scientists. With our exceptional faculty, well-organized curriculum, a wide variety of patients, and superb training, we provide you with lifelong skills to prepare you to be an excellent educator in an academic and/or private clinical setting.

I invite you to explore our website to find more information about our curriculum, fellows, faculty, and research. But better yet, come and visit us and see our division by yourself!

Thank you,
Ismat Shafiq, MBBS
Program Director