Clare Ann Flannery MD

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences (Reproductive Endocrinology) and of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Biographical Info

Dr. Flannery received her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Wellesley College in 1995 before obtaining her M.D. degree from Trinity College, Dublin in Ireland in 2001. She completed internship in medicine and surgery at St. James’s Hospital in Dublin Ireland, and then Internal Medicine residency in the Women’s Health Track at Jacobi Hospital, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, NY. She was selected to be a Chief Resident in Internal Medicine in 2005-2006. She then went on to the Yale University School of Medicine for her fellowship in Endocrinology & Metabolism. After becoming board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, she pursued a research fellowship at Yale, and worked in the laboratory of Dr. Gerald Shulman and Dr. Kitt Petersen on the pathophysiology of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus. She was awarded the Marilyn Fishman Grant for Diabetes Research, and focused her research on the effect of diabetes on endometrial pathology, with the mentorship of Dr. Hugh Taylor. She is now an Assistant Professor with dual appointments in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences (Reproductive Endocrinology) as well as Internal Medicine (Endocrinology). Her research involves studies on the link between diabetes and endometrial pathology, including endometrial cancer and infertility, for which she is supported with an NIH mentored career award. She sees patients with diabetes and endocrine disorders, with a specialty interest in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and diabetes prevention.


Education & Training

B.A.
Wellesley College (1995)
M.D.
Trinity College, Dublin Ireland (2001)
Internship
St. James Hospital Dublin, Ireland, Medicine and Surgery  (2001 - 2002)
Residency
Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College, Internal Medicine, Women's Health Track  (2002 - 2005)
Chief Residency
Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College, Internal Medicine  (2005 - 2006)
Fellowship
Yale University School of Medicine, Endocrinology  (2006 - 2009)
Research Fellowship
Yale University School of Medicine, Endocrinology  (2009 - 2011)
Board Certification
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Board Certified  (2008)
Board Certification
Internal Medicine, Board Certified  (2006)

Honors & Recognition

  • Marilyn Fishman Grant for Diabetes Research
    Endocrine Fellows Foundation (2009)
  • K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award
    National Institutes of Health (2012)

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