Ruth S Weinstock, MD, PhD, 315 464-8668

Ruth S Weinstock, MD, PhD
Appointed 08/01/97
353 Campus West Building (CWB)
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Medicine
  • Physiology Program
  • Research Pillars

Clinic/Unit

Web Resources

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, 1983
  • MD: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1980
  • PhD: Columbia University, 1978

Clinical Interests

  • Diabetes mellitus, obesity, lipid disorders and osteoporosis

Research Interests

  • Diabetes and its complications, lipid disorders, obesity, metabolism, metabolic bones diseases including osteoporosis

Clinical Trials

  • "Use of HypoMap to Reduce Hypoglycemic Events in Type 1 Diabetes" a pilot study to determine if the use of a new Smartphone App called "HypoMap" can improve hypoglycemic awareness and reduce serious hypoglycemic events/time in hypoglycemia in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D).
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  • A Phase II Trial to Examine the Effect of Subcutaneous Exenatide (Bydureon) on Glucose Control in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes.
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  • A Randomized, Multicenter Study to Evaluate Cardiovascular Outcomes with ITCA 650 in Patients Treated with Standard of Care for Type 2 Diabetes
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  • ADJUNCTONETM: The efficacy and safety of liraglutide as adjunct therapy to insulin in the treatment of type 1 diabetes
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  • AN OPEN-LABEL, RANDOMIZED, MULTI-CENTER, PARALLEL-GROUP CLINICAL TRIAL COMPARING THE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF MYLAN´┐┐S INSULIN GLARGINE WITH LANTUS┬« IN TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS PATIENTS
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  • CTLA4-Ig (Abatacept) for Prevention of Abnormal Glucose Tolerance and Diabetes in Relatives At-Risk for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (Protocol TN-18 Abatacept Prevention)
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  • DME FOUND: Diabetic Macular Edema Found by OCT Utilization at Non-ophthalmic Diabetes Care Visits
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  • Glycemic control and treatment satisfaction using Finesse versus Pen for inititating bolus insulin dosing in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients not achieving glycemic targets on basal insulin with/ without anti-hyperglycemic agents
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  • Mini-Dose Glucagon for Adults with Type 1 Diabetes: A Pilot Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Mini-Dose Glucagon for Treatment of Non-Severe Hypoglycemia in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes
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  • ORAL INSULIN FOR PREVENTION OF DIABETES IN RELATIVES AT RISK FOR TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS
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  • PERL Preventing Early Renal Loss in Diabetes: A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in type 1 diabetes
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  • Post Approval Study of the TS (Threshold Suspend) Feature with a Sensor-Augmented Pump System
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  • Racial Differences in Mean CGM Glucose in Relation to HbA1c
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  • T1D Exchange Living Biobank
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  • The T1D Exchange Type 1 Diabetes Network
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  • The TODAY Study Group Genetics Protocol
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  • Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet Protocol TN-16: Long-Term Investigative Follow-Up in TrialNet (LIFT)
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Specialties & Certification

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Paget's Disease of Bone
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Blood Glucose Test
  • Bone Density Testing
  • Diabetes Management
  • Insulin Pump Education
  • Intravenous Therapy for Osteoporosis
  • Intravenous Therapy for Paget's Disease of Bone

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

3/11/15 How the artificial pancreas could improve the lives of people with diabetes

6/26/14 Expert Advice: What to do when youre first diagnosed with diabetes

5/21/14 Study shows diabetes related complications are improving

11/23/12 Upstate participates in clinical trial of first-of-its-kind insulin pump

Web Resources

Publications

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Research Abstract

Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/weinstor
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/weinstor