Robert Markowitz, MD

Assistant in Medicine

Instructor in Pediatrics - Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-5159

  • Fax: 617-730-0505

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Failure to Thrive
  • Growth and Nutrition
  • Obesity

Departments

  • Endocrinology
  • Medicine

Programs

  • Growth and Nutrition Program
  • Optimal Weight for Life (OWL) Program
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Experience and Education

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry

Cornell University, 1978

Ithaca, NY

Doctor of Medicine

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1982

Bronx, NY

Fellowship in Gastroenterology

Yale-New Haven Hospital, 1987

New Haven , CT

Internship in General Pediatrics

Yale-New Haven Hospital, 1983

New Haven, CT

Residency in General Pediatrics

Yale-New Haven Hospital, 1985

New Haven , CT

Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Publications

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  1. Picard S, Healey C, Weston S, Seibert A, Markowitz R, Fleischman A. Fitness [BULLET OPERATOR] Interdisciplinary Support [BULLET OPERATOR] Teaching ("Fit Start"); Piloting A Family-based Group Model For The Multidisciplinary Treatment Of Pediatric Obesity: 306 Board #143 June 1, 9: 30 AM - 11: 00 AM. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2016 May; 48(5 Suppl 1):76.
  2. Walsh CO, Ebbeling CB, Swain JF, Markowitz RL, Feldman HA, Ludwig DS. Effects of diet composition on postprandial energy availability during weight loss maintenance. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e58172.
  3. de Ferranti S, Shapiro D, Markowitz R, Neufeld E, Rifai N, Bernstein H. Nonfasting low-density lipoprotein testing: utility for cholesterol screening in pediatric primary care. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2007 Jun; 46(5):441-5.
  4. Yu HH, Markowitz R, De Ferranti SD, Neufeld EJ, Farrow G, Bernstein HH, Rifai N. Direct measurement of LDL-C in children: performance of two surfactant-based methods in a general pediatric population. Clin Biochem. 2000 Mar; 33(2):89-95.
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