Dianne Deplewski, MD - Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Dianne Deplewski, MD

Diabetes Educator PhotoDirector of Pediatric Endocrinology Training Program, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Dr. Deplewski is assistant professor of pediatrics and director of the pediatric endocrinology training program at the University of Chicago. She has extensive experience in clinical service for pediatric patients at medical facilities throughout Chicago, specializing in pediatric endocrinology, and has served as both a teacher and mentor.

Research interests:

  • Insulin resistance
  • Growth and puberty

Selected publications:

  • Endocrinology
  • Molecular Genetics and Metabolism
  • Journal of Biological Chemistry
  • Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism


  • MD, University of Illinois
  • Internship and Residency, University of Wisconsin
  • Fellowship, University of Chicago Medical Center

Honors and awards:

  • Departmental Honors in Molecular and Cell Biology, Northwestern University
  • Postgraduate Biomedical Research Symposium, University of Chicago (first place – basic science category)
  • Endocrine Society Travel Award

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