Professor of Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Dr. Mechanick is Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of The Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Clinical Cardiovascular Health at Mount Sinai Heart, and Director of Metabolic Support in the Divisions of Cardiology and Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease, at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He received his M.D. degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, completed Internal Medicine residency at Baylor College of Medicine, and completed Endocrine Fellowship at The Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Mechanick authored over 300 publications in Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition Support with 236 PubMed citations, 70 chapters, and 9 books. He is the 2016-2017 Past President of the American College of Endocrinology, 2013-2014 Past President of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and 2005-2006 Past President of the American Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists. In 2019, Dr. Mechanick was awarded Master of the American College of Endocrinology. Dr. Mechanick was appointed as a member of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition (PCFSN) Science Board for 2010-2013 and was the 2013-2015 Editor-in-Chief and currently Editor-in-Chief Emeritus of the PCFSN quarterly publication Elevate Health. Dr. Mechanick also serves as Chair of the Board of Visitors for the College of Computer, Mathematics, and Natural Sciences at the University of Maryland at College Park and was the 2011 recipient of the University of Maryland Industry Impact Award and 2011 University of Maryland Biology Alumnus Award.
Disclosure: I do not have any relevant financial / non-financial relationships with any proprietary interests.
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
1:20 PM – 1:50 PM
Saturday, May 9, 2020
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM