Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Boyd E Metzger, MD

Boyd E Metzger, MD

Professor Emeritus of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Focus of Work


Regulation of Fuel Metabolism, Hypoglycemic Disorders, Nutrition and Metabolism in Pregnancy, Diabetes and Pregnancy: Basic and Clinical Aspects, Gestational Diabetes mellitus, Diabetes mellitus, Thyroid disease


Education and Certification

  • MD: State University of Iowa (1959)
  • Internship: Michael Reese Medical Center (1960)
  • Residency: Michael Reese Medical Center, Medicine (1963)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Washington University, Biochemistry (1966)
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine



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