Dr. Yu is an endocrinologist of the Endocrinology Associates of Greenwich, Northeast Medical Group, Yale New Haven Health. He has been practicing endocrinology for over 20 years. He also serves as Medical Director at the Center for Behavioral and Nutritional Health and directs the inpatient diabetes program at Greenwich Hospital. He is a member of, and frequently chairs, several committees/work groups within Yale New Haven Health System on matters related to endocrinology practices. Outside of his medical practice, he is a member of the Nutrition Committee and the Obesity Scientific Committee of American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE). He has co-authored with his AACE colleagues, the American College of Endocrinology and the Obesity Society clinical practice guidelines on nutrition and healthy eating. Dr. Yu received his MD and PhD from NYU School of Medicine and completed his residency in Internal medicine and fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at Columbia University and New York Presbyterian Hospital. He subsequently held several university faculty positions teaching medicine and endocrinology and conducting research in the fields of diabetes and lipid metabolism. He has published more than 20 original research papers in the top-notch medical and scientific journals, as well as reviews and book chapters on the same and related subjects. Previously, Dr. Yu had served as the director of the nutrition fellowship program of Columbia University Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, Director of the Nutrition Services at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, and Medical Director of Discovery Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Dr. Yu is highly regarded by both his patients and peers for his patient care and research work. He is a recipient of quality awards from Greenwich Hospital and from Northeast Medical Group, and is among the “American Top Physicians” by Consumers Research Council of America and the “Top Doctors” by Castle Connolly Medical, LTD.
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