Barnett Zumoff, MD

Occupation: Endocrinologist; Researcher
Born: Brooklyn, June 1, 1926

Education:
Resident in Medicine, University Service, Kings County Hospital, The City of New York (1954-1955)
Resident in Pathology, Brooklyn VA Hospital (Now Brooklyn Campus, VA NY Harbor Health Care System) (1954-1955)
Straight Medical Intern, Massachusetts Memorial Hospital (1950-1951)
Rotating Intern, Brooklyn Jewish Hospital (1949-1951)
Resident in Medicine, Brooklyn Jewish Hospital (1949-1951)
MD, Long Island College of Medicine (Now SUNY Downstate Medical Center) (1949)
Postgraduate Work, Albany Medical College (1945-1947)
AB, Columbia University (1945)

Certifications:
Diplomate, American Board Endocrinology and Metabolism

Career:
Attending Physician, Tisch Hospital, NYU Langone Hospitals (2005-Present)
Chief Emeritus, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (2000-Present)
Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1978-1982, 1994-Present)
Attending Physician, Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center (1977-1982, 1987-Present)
Attending Physician, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (1982-Present)
Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (1981-Present)
Attending Physician, Department of Medicine, Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Hospitals (1981-Present)
Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (1981-2000)
Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (1982-1994)
Attending Physician, Department of Oncology, James Ewing Hospital (1963-1982)
Associate Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1971-1978)
Assistant Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1965-1971)
Instructor in Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine (1958-1962)
Associate Attending Physician, Division of Neoplastic Medicine, James Ewing Hospital (1961-1963)
Associate, Sloan-Kettering Institute, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (1960-1962)
Assistant in Medicine, James Ewing Hospital (1959-1962)
Clinical Assistant in Medicine, Kings County Hospital, The City of New York (1957-1962)
Special Fellow in Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (1955-1957)
Clinical Assistant in Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (1955-1957)

Career Related:
Visiting Physician, Rockefeller University Hospital (1978-1984); Director of Cancer Endocrinology, Clinical Research Center, Montefiore Medical Center (1976-1984); Director, Montefiore Medical Center (1976-1981); Senior Investigator, Institute on Steroid Research (1963-1981); Assistant Director, Montefiore Medical Center (1961-1976)

Military:
Brigadier General, U.S. Air Force Reserve; Medical Corps, U.S. Air Force (1951-1982)

Civic:
Member, Executive Board, NYTF – Folksbiene (1997-Present); President, Forward Association (1991-1992, 1995-Present); President, Congress for Jewish Culture (1989-President); Director, Altran Foundation for Innovation (1987-Present); President, The Workmen’s Circle/Arbeter Ring, Inc. (1984-1988, 1992-1996)

Creative Works:
Editorial Board Member, “Breast Disease-An International Journal” (1987-Present); Editorial Board Member, “Anticancer Research” (1981-Present); Editorial Board Member, “Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism” (1971-1976); Editorial Board Member, Jewish Currents; Translator, Yiddish Poetry; Translator, Yiddish Prose; Contributor, Articles, Professional Journals

Awards:
Recipient, Decorated Air Force Commendation Medal; Recipient, Meritorious Service Medal; Recipient, Combat Readiness Medal; Recipient, Legion of Merit

Memberships:
Fellow, American College of Physicians; The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; American Association for the Advancement of Science; American Medical Association; New York Diabetes Association; The Society of Air Force Flight Surgeons; Society of Medical Consultants to the Armed Forces; AMSUS; American Federation for Medical Research; Professional Section, American Diabetes Association; Aerospace Medical Association; Endocrine Society; The American Society for Clinical Investigation; Council on Arteriosclerosis, American Heart Association, Inc.

Religion:
Jewish

Family:
Son of Abraham Zumoff; Stella Zumoff
Married Selma Silver (11/11/1951)
Children: Janine; Francine; Linda
Four grandchildren
One great-grandchild

Hobbies:
Studying Yiddish language and literature

Email:
bzumoff@bethisraelny.org

Biography Sources:
Who’s Who in America – 2004, 58th Edition (pub. 2003)
Who’s Who in America – 2003, 57th Edition (pub. 2002)
Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare – 1997-1998, 1st Edition (pub. 1996)
Who’s Who in Science and Engineering – 2005-2006, 8th Edition (pub. 2004)
Who’s Who in the East – 1993-1994, 24th Edition (pub. 1992)

CONTACT US

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

© 2016 Marquis Who's Who Ventures LLC

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?

Skip to toolbar