Ania Magdalena Jastreboff, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Pediatrics (Endocrinology)

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Endocrinology

Pediatric Endocrinology: Children's Diabetes Program

Office of Student Research

Yale Medical Group

Yale Stress Center


Dr. Jastreboff is an adult and pediatric endocrinologist at Yale School of Medicine with expertise in obesity medicine and weight management. Additionally, she cares for patients with prediabetes, insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome, type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

She completed her PhD at Yale University's Investigative Medicine Program focused on translational and clinical investigation. with a dissertation entitled “Neural Response to Food Cues and Stress in Obese Individuals".

Dr. Jastreboff is currently supported by NIH/NIDDK K23 award to study insulin’s effect on the brain in obese individuals utilizing fMRI in combination with hyperinsulinemic-euglycemic clamps.

Education & Training

PhD Yale University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (2011)
MD University of Maryland at Baltimore (2002)
BA Bucknell University, Art History (1998)
Endocrinology Postdoctoral Fellowship Yale University
Pediatric Endocrinology Postdoctoral Fellowship Yale University
Chief Resident University of Maryland
Residency University of Maryland School of Medicine
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2006)
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (2012)

Honors & Recognition

  • Young Physician-Scientist AwardAmerican Association for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) (2013)

  • First Place Poster Award, Yale Multi-Disciplinary Endocrinology & Metabolism RetreatYale Univeristy (2013)

  • American Diabetes Association Young Investigator Travel Grant AwardAmerican Diabetes Association (ADA) (2013)

  • Burroughs Wellcome Fund Travel Award, Translational Science Meeting 2013Burroughs Wellcome Fund (2013)

  • Translational Science Poster Award Association for Clinical Research Training and Society for Clinical and Translational Science (2013)

  • Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center (DRC), Poster Awardee Yale University (2011)

  • Yale Pediatric Fellows’ Research Day, Oral presentation award winnerYale University (2011)

  • Louis, Ida, and Samuel Cohen Award for Personal Attributes of Scholarship, Ability, and Compassion for PatientsUniversity of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD (2002)

Professional Service

  • Obesity Medicine Fellowship Curriculum Development Committee The Obesity Society (2015)

  • Development of "Contributors to Obesity" infographic for organizational use and the Surgeon General (Committee) The Obesity Society (2015)

  • Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Obesity (Development Committee) American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (2014)

  • Associate Scientific Advisor for Science Translational Medicine Science Translational Medicine (2013 - 2014)

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