Sonia Caprio MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Endocrinology)

Specialties & Subspecialties

Fellowship Training

Pediatrics: Pediatric Endocrinology

Education & Training

  • M.D., Universita di Medicina e Chirurgia, Italy (1978)
  • Resident, Universita' di Medicina e Chirurgia, Naples, Italy , Medicine (1978 - 1980)
  • Resident, Ospedale Cardarelli, Naples, Italy
  • Resident, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1981-83
  • Fellow, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT , Endocrinology (1987 - 1989)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Child | Accepts referrals from patients

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinology; Childhood Obesity; Diabetes; Diabetes Typ 1; Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes in Youth; Hyperlipidemia; Nutrition in Children

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, FB (1981)

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Beta-cell Function, Childhood Obesity, Impaired Glucose Tolerance, Metabolic Syndrome, Pre-Diabetes, and Insulin ResistanceStudy to Investigate the Pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes in Youth
Type 2 DiabetesTODAY Study Genetics Protocol
Obesity and Insulin ResistanceNeural Functioning of Feeding Centers in Obese Youth
Obesity and Insulin ResistanceStudy to Investigate Benefits of Weight Loss in Young Adults
Fatty Liver and Hepatic SteatosisThe Role of Hepatic De Novo Lipogenesis (DNL) in the Pathogenesis of Hepatic Steatosis in Obese Children and Adolescents

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