Ronald Tamler, MD, PHD, MBA

Clinical Director
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
The Hilda and J. Lester Gabrilove Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease

Biographical Sketch:
Dr. Ronald Tamler is the clinical director of the Mount Sinai Diabetes Center and Associate Professor of Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Diseases. Dr. Tamler graduated from Heinrich-Heine University in Dusseldorf, Germany, after completing a thesis on free radical biology. After obtaining an MBA degree from Edinburgh Business School, Dr. Tamler completed medicine residency at Boston University Medical Center and stayed on as faculty after endocrinology fellowship at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Certified as a nutrition-support physician and diabetes educator (CDE), Dr. Tamler is a strong advocate for the potential of mobile health to inform, motivate and empower patients with diabetes. He has published and lectured widely on use of mobile devices for diabetes, and is currently pursuing the development of an evidence-based diabetes smart phone application.
Papers:
Availability of Reliable Home Blood Glucose Data at Diabetes Appointments and Correlation with Hemoglobin A1C
S22 Advances in Diabetes Technology
S22-2 There's an App for That: Smart Phones for Smart Diabetes Management