Current Research Topics

Examples of active research projects:

  • The prevalence of glucose intolerance in obese adolescents and its correlation to fasting glucose and insulin screening tests
  • The relationship between Leptin level and blood pressure in obese adolescents during oral glucose tolerance test
  • Effect of Aromatase inhibitor for improvement of final adult height in pubertal boys with or without growth hormone therapy
  • Role of Leptin in the control of puberty: macrophages-Leydig cell ingteraction
  • Type 2 Diabetes in adolescence, cognition, and the brain