Adult Care Team

Our care providers work as a team to personalize care by providing help with all aspects of diabetes management.  Our care team includes Physicians, Fellows, Behavioral Psychologists, Nurse Practitioners, Licensed Practical Nurses, Certified Diabetes Educators, Registered Dietitians and Patient Care Assistants.

Monday-Friday between 8am-5pm: (508) 334-3206 to schedule or cancel an appointment,
and for urgent medical issues related to diabetes 

After hours, weekends & holidays: (508) 334-1000 ask the operator
to page the Adult Endocrinologist on call 

  • Asem K. Ali

    Asem K. Ali, MD

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor

    Medical School: Omdurman Islamic University (Sudan) 
    Residency: Texas Tech University School of Medicine
    Fellowship: National Institutes of Health (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)
    Interest: Adipose tissue regulation in diabetes

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  • Laura C. Alonso

    Laura C. Alonso, MD

    Academic Role: Associate Professor, Director, Beta Cell Biological Studies, George F. and Sybil H. Fuller Foundation Term Chair in Diabetes

    Medical School: University of Pennsylvania Medical School
    Residency: University of Chicago (Internal Medicine)
    Fellowships: University of Chicago (Endocrinology and Metabolism), New York University (Endocrinology and Metabolism) & Rockefeller University (Research)

    Interests: Beta cell mass and proliferation, clinical care in diabetes and endocrinology

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  • Julie R. Chan

    Julie R. Chan, MD

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor

    Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine

    Residency: Lahey Hospitals and Medical Center

    Fellowship: Lahey Clinic Medical Center

    Interest: Endocrinology and Metabolism, Diabetes

  • Leslie J. Domalik

    Leslie J. Domalik, MD

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor, Medical Director, Diabetes Inpatient Service

    Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    Residency: Duke University Medical Center
    Fellowships: Duke University Medical Center (Endocrinology)

    Interests: Adult Endocrinology, Diabetes

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  • Richard A. Haas

    Richard A. Haas, MD, FACE

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor, Director, Gestational Diabetes

    Medical School: University of California at San Francisco
    Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center & University Health Center of Pittsburgh
    Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center (Endocrinology) 

    Interests: Type 1 and 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes, lipid disorders, thyroid disease

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  • David M. Harlan

    David M. Harlan, MD

    Academic Role: William & Doris Krupp Professor of Medicine, Chief, Diabetes Division, Department of Medicine, Co-Director, Diabetes Center of Excellence  

    Medical School: Duke University School of Medicine

    Residency: Duke University Medical Center
    Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center (Endocrinology)  

    Interests: Tolerance mechanisms and organ/tissue transplantation, autoimmune illnesses, especially insulin dependent diabetes mellitus, human beta cell biology, improving diabetes care delivery systems

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  • Andrea Kassai

    Andrea Kassai, MD, PhD

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor

    Education: University of Debrecen, Medical and Health Sciences Centre (Debrecen, Hungary)
    Residency: Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island & Alpert Medical School of Brown University
    Fellowship: Endocrinology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health

    Interest: Lipdystrophy 

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  • Kristin L. MacGregor

    Kristin L. MacGregor, PhD

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor

    Education: Syracuse University
    Fellowship: Edith Nouse Rogers Memorial Veterans Medical Center (Behavioral Medicine)

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  • Samir Malkani

    Samir Malkani, MD

    Academic Role: Professor, Director, Community Engagement

    Medical School:  All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (New Delhi, India) 
    Residency: Griffin Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine
    Fellowship: UMass Memorial Medical Center, UMass Graduate Medical Education (Diabetes and Endocrinology)

    Interest: Diabetes mellitus

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  • Matthew A. Niemi

    Matthew A. Niemi, MD

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor

    Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
    Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Nephrology)

    Interests: Diabetic kidney disease, kidney donation, kidney stones

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  • Nina Rosano

    Nina Rosano, MD

    Academic Role: Assistant Professor

    Education: Saint Petersburg State Pediatric Medical Academy
    Residency: UMass Memorial Medical Center

    Fellowship: UMass Memorial Medical Center

    Interests: Diabetes clinical research, obesity, weight gain and regain

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  • Michael Thompson

    Michael Thompson, MD

    Academic Role: Clinical Professor, Chief, Adult Diabetes Clinical Research, Ambulatory Physician Leader

    Medical School: University of Massachusetts Medical School
    Residency: UMass Memorial Medical Center - UMass Graduate Medical Education
    Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center (Endocrinology/Diabetes & Metabolism)

    Interest: Development of new diabetes treatment approaches and clinical care in diabetes

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