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photo Elena Morariu, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine


Phone: 412-586-9700

Office: Falk Clinic Suite 3A
3601 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-586-9700
Fax: 412-586-9726
Education and Training
MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2011
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2014
Fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2016
Research Interest
Dr. Morariu has been involved in the Diabetes Sleep Treatment Trial at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System investigating the impact of CPAP treatment on glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea. Additionally she has been involved in a quality improvement project investigating the effectiveness of electronic consultation for diabetes at VAPHS.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Morariu has a clinical interest in thyroid disorders including thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer, osteoporosis, adrenal disorders, and diabetes.
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Selected Publications:
Morariu, E., Szuszkiewicz-Garcia, M., Krug, E., Lemos, B., DeRiso, L., Tedesco, M., Koerbel, G., Winters, S., Korytkowski, M.T. Menstrual and Reproductive Function in Women with Type 1 Diabetes. Endocrine Practice. 2015; 21(7): 750-60.
Morariu, E.M., Chasens, E.R., Strollo, P.J., Kortykowski, M.T. Effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) on glycemic control and variability in type 2 diabetes. Sleep Breath. 2016.