Michael Levine, M.D.
Michael A. Levine is Chief of the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes and Director of the Center for Bone Health at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Levine holds the Lester Baker Endowed Chair in Pediatric Diabetes. His primary clinical interests are endocrine diseases and genetic disorders that affect bone and mineral metabolism. Dr. Levine has an active laboratory research program that complements and extends his clinical and translational studies. He has identified the molecular basis of several inherited disorders of mineral metabolism and his research interests extend to the molecular basis for embryological development of the parathyroid glands and disorders of vitamin D metabolism. Dr. Levine has published nearly 300 manuscripts, chapters and reviews.
He is a founding Executive Editor for the Journal of Clinical and Translational Science and an Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. He is also a member of numerous professional societies, including the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians, and the American Pediatric Society. Dr. Levine is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Pediatrics and a Master of the American College of Endocrinology.