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Clemens Bergwitz, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Contact Information

Clemens Bergwitz, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Endocrinology

    PO Box 208020

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8020

    United States

Clemens Bergwitz
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Appointments

Education & Training

  • MD
    Hannover Medical School, Germany (1993)
  • BA
    Wilhelm Gymnasium, Chemistry and Ancient Greek (1986)
  • Fellowship
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Residency
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship
    NICHD, NIH
  • Residency
    Hannover Medical School
  • Research Fellowship
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2004, recertified: 2016)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (2005, recertified: 2016)
  • Board Certification
    The International Society for Clinical Densitometry, Certified Clinical Densitometrist (2015)

Activities

  • Advances in FGF23 Signalling
    Brighton, United Kingdom 2019
  • Metabolic and endocrine sensing of phosphate – insights from genetic disorders
    Nantes, France 2017
  • Phosphate Sensing: Two Sensors, a Metabolic and an Endocrine One?
    Atlanta, United States 2016
  • Disorders of Phosphate Homeostasis and Tissue Mineralization
    Würzburg, Germany 2016
  • Genetic approaches to understanding phosphate homeostasis and Disorders of Phosphate Homeostasis and Tissue Mineralization
    Dresden, Germany 2015
  • Renal phosphaturia and SLC34A3 mutations
    Zürich, Switzerland 2009

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Yale Center for Clinical Investigation Pilot on "The impact of phosphate metabolism on healthy aging"2019
O’Brien Center Pilot on “Role of Pyrophosphate in Nephrocalcinosis of Npt2a-/- Mice”2016, 2017, 2018
Young Investigator Award on “Role of the renal sodium-phosphate cotransporter NaPi-IIc in phosphate homeostasis”American Society for Clinical Investigation2007
Young Investigator Award on “Role of the renal sodium-phosphate cotransporter NaPi-IIc in phosphate homeostasis”National Kidney Foundation2007
Von-Recklinghausen-PreisGerman Endocrine Society1996

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Nature Scientific ReportsGuest Editor2019 - Present

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