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Research in Focus

To learn more about our research activities and view academic publications and presentations produced by our section click here.

Clinical Services

For information about the clinical services we offer click here.

Patients seeking clinic contact information or who want to make an appointment should follow the link above.

Contact Us 


For Patients:

List of Clinics / Phone Numbers / Addresses

LSU Healthcare Network

Philip Krause, MHA

Assistant Business Manager
Phone: 504-568-2370


For Academic Inquiries:

Natalie Worsham

Fellowship Coordinator
Phone: 504-568-2713

Fellowship Mailing Address:
LSUHSC - Section of Endocrinology
1542 Tulane Ave.
Box T4M-2
New Orleans, LA 70112


William Cefalu, MD, Section Chief
Fellowship Opportunities

Learn more about our Clinical Fellowship and Research Fellowship opportunities.

Training Material Website

Current residents and students can access section training materials here.

Clinical Trials

Click here to learn more about our current clinical trials, and sign-up to be considered for participation in a study.

Lifestyle Balance Program

Welcome to the Section on Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Welcome to the Section on Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. Our section provides a wide range of services which includes patient care, resident supervision, student teaching and both basic and clinical research. Our areas of expertise include the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes  and endocrine abnormalities. Our clinics offer comprehensive diabetes evaluation, osteoporosis screening, and management and treatment of thyroid disorders. Our section represents the LSUHSC component of the combined Joint Program on Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism formed in collaboration with the Pennington Biomedical Research Center.  Our research activities as part of the Joint Program have resulted in multiple publications, research contracts, grant awards and scientific presentations at the regional, national and international level. 

Please take a moment to learn more about our efforts to improve the quality of clinical care, teaching and research at the LSUHSC Section on endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism.  We welcome your visit to our website.