Patricia Underwood PhD

Assistant Professor, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition & Weight Management

150 S Huntington Avenue | (857) 364-6252

Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition & Weight Management


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Nursing, PhD, Babson College, 2010

Nursing, MS, Boston College, 2008

Nursing, BSN, University of Pennsylvania, 2004

Molecular Biology, BA, Lehigh University, 2000


Published on 2/1/2019

Czarnowski K, Silver C, Wood B, Underwood P, Patel D. Retrospective Analysis of Liraglutide as Add-On Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Quantifying the Changes in Insulin Requirements. Fed Pract. 2019 Feb; 36(2):83-87. PMID: 30867628.

Published on 5/1/2018

Garg R, Schuman B, Bader A, Hurwitz S, Turchin A, Underwood P, Metzger C, Rein R, Lortie M. Effect of Preoperative Diabetes Management on Glycemic Control and Clinical Outcomes After Elective Surgery. Ann Surg. 2018 05; 267(5):858-862. PMID: 28549013.

Published on 9/8/2017

Upadhyay J, Polyzos SA, Perakakis N, Thakkar B, Paschou SA, Katsiki N, Underwood P, Park KH, Seufert J, Kang ES, Sternthal E, Karagiannis A, Mantzoros CS. Pharmacotherapy of type 2 diabetes: An update. Metabolism. 2018 01; 78:13-42. PMID: 28920861.

Published on 8/24/2017

Garg R, Hurwitz S, Rein R, Schuman B, Underwood P, Bhandari S. Effect of follow-up by a hospital diabetes care team on diabetes control at one year after discharge from the hospital. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2017 Nov; 133:78-84. PMID: 28898714.

Published on 6/20/2015

Sternthal E, Underwood P, Mantzoros CS. Slip sliding away: the need for continued discussion of the use of insulin sliding scale in hospitalized patients. Metabolism. 2015 Sep; 64(9):935-6. PMID: 26159821.

Published on 3/1/2015

Underwood P, Seiden J, Carbone K, Chamarthi B, Turchin A, Bader AM, Garg R. Early Identification of Individuals with Poorly Controlled Diabetes Undergoing Elective Surgery: Improving A1C Testing in the Preoperative Period. Endocr Pract. 2015 Mar; 21(3):231-6. PMID: 25370321.

Published on 10/13/2014

Goundan PN, Underwood P, Mantzoros CS. Incretin therapy and beta cell function. Metabolism. 2015 Feb; 64(2):157-9. PMID: 25456457.

Published on 8/1/2014

Underwood P, Askari R, Hurwitz S, Chamarthi B, Garg R. Response to comment on Underwood et al. Preoperative A1C and clinical outcomes in patients with diabetes undergoing major noncardiac surgical procedures. Diabetes Care 2014;37:611-616. Diabetes Care. 2014 Aug; 37(8):e191. PMID: 25061158.

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