Division of Endocrinology

   
Leslie Soyka MD

Education
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Pediatric Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital, Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship

Leslie Soyka, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology Division
   
Research Interests: Childhood growth disorders, Metabolic syndrome, Diabetes Mellitus, Osteopenia
   
Current Research: Investigation of a lifestyle modification program for metabolic syndrome
The role of sibling support in the care of children with diabetes mellitus
Novel therapies for short children with IGF-1 deficiency
   
Contact Information: UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
(508) 856-4280 (Office)
(508) 334-0412 (Appointments)
   
 
   
Amanda Angelescu, MD Education
University of the East Medical School
Westchester Medical Center Pediatric Residency
New York Presbyterian Hospital Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship
Amanda Angelescu, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Children's Diabetes Center
   
Research Interests: Diabetes
   
Contact Information: 
UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
(508) 856-4280 (Office)
(508) 334-0412 (Appointments)
   
 
   
 Penny Feldman, MD

Education
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Residency
Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine
          Pediatric Endocrinology Fellwoship

Penny Feldman, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
   
Contact Information:  UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
(508) 856-4280 (Office)
(508) 334-0412 (Appointments)
   
  
   

Education
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital of Buffalo Pediatric Residency
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Pediatric Endocrinology fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital Developmental Reproductive Endocrinology Fellowship
 
Mary Lee, MD  
Professor of Pediatrics and Cell & Developmental Biology
 
Chair, Department of Pediatrics
 
Physician-in-Chief, UMass Memorial Children's Medical Center
   
Research Interests: General pediatric endocrinology and diabetes, Reproductive and adrenal disorders, Environmental toxins
   
Current Research: Regulation of Leydig cell and testicular development, Endocrine disruptors, Type I DM screening and prevention
   

Community Involvement:

Board of Trustees, Barton Center for Diabetes Education, Inc
Medical Director and Chair, Medical Advisory Council, Barton Center for Diabetes Education, Inc
Board Memeber, Central MA Skating Club

   
Contact Information:

UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
(508) 856-4280 (Clinical Office)
(508) 334-0412 (Patient Appointments)
(508) 856-3199 (Chair's Office)

   
 
   

  Nwosu

Education
University of Nigeria College of Medicine
Howard University Hospital Pediatric Residency
National Institutes of Health Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship

Benjamin Nwosu, MD  
Associate Professor of Pediatrics  
   
Research Interests: Vitamin D metabolism, Diabetes, Growth Mechanisms
   

Current Research:

The Relationship between Vitamin D Deficiency and Low Bone Mineral Content in Children
Voiding Dysfunction in Children with Type 1 Diabetes
Treatment Options for Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescents and Youths
   
Community Involvement: Member, Advisory Board of Committee, Seven Hills Foundation, Massachusetts
   
Contact Information: UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
(508) 856-4280 (Office)
(508) 334-0412 (Appointments)