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Patricia Peter, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology); Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Coordinator, Endocrinology

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Patricia Peter, MD

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Dr. Peter received her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from Columbia University in New York, NY, and her MD degree from Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, CT. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA and her endocrinology fellowship at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT. Dr. Peter is a clinician educator who has a clinical practice that treats patients with diabetes, adrenal disease, pituitary disorders and thyroid conditions.

Education & Training

  • Clinical Fellow
    Yale-New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine (2016)
  • Residency
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School (2014)
  • MD
    Yale School of Medicine (2011)
  • BA
    Columbia University, Biochemistry (2007)


  • Master Clinician Session: Management of Type 2 Diabetes with CKD
    Atlanta, GA, United States 2022
    ENDO 2022 Annual Conference

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
DiplomateAmerican Board of Internal Medicine/Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism2016
DiplomateAmerican Board of Internal Medicine2014

Professional Service

Yale Cancer CenterMember of the Endocrine Leadership Cabinet2024 - Present
theMedNetContributor2023 - Present
Yale New Haven Hospital Care Signature PathwaysContributed to the formulation of the Adrenal Incidentaloma Care Signature Pathway2023
FIC Endocrine CommitteeMember2022 - Present
Section of Endocrinology Education CommitteeMember2021 - Present
Elsevier Clinical KeyAuthor2020 - 2021
Diabetes CareReviewer2020
Inpatient Glycemic Management Steering CommitteeCommittee Member2020 - Present
Section of Endocrinology Program Evaluation CommitteeMember2018 - Present

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