December 22, 2009 ~ Endocrinologist Dr. Tony Deluzio from Novo Nordisk Pharmaceutical

Diabetes Living Today® radio program, provides listeners with education, inspiration and motivation to live healthy and well with diabetes.  Whether you have diabetes or know someone whoo does Diabetes Living Today® radio program offers experience, insight, education and tips to manage life with diabetes.  Through interviews, including “World Class” Research Sceintist, physicians and people living with diabetes, living well tips and questions from the listening audience, host Kitty Castellini and Endocrinologist Dr. Joseph J. Fallon, Jr. are there every step of the way to offer guidance, advice and most of all, support.

This week Kitty and Dr. Fallon will interview Dr. Tony Deluzio, Endocrinologist from Novo Nordisk Pharmaceutical

Dr. Tony Deluzio

Born in 1966 in Tripoli Libya, Dr Deluzio Currently resides in Bordentown, N.J. with his three daughters (Emily age 12, Ava & Amelia 3 yr old twins) and wife Rita.

Dr Deluzio received his B.S. at the University of Pennsylvania where he played varsity football for four years and was a member of three Ivy League championship football teams.

Dr Deluzio received his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences in Kansas City in 1995 where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.  Dr Deluzio did his residencies in Internal Medicine and Clinical Pathology at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia Pa..

After Residency, Dr Deluzio completed a combined Endocrinology and Research Fellowship at Temple University Hospital. During Fellowship his research interests involved Free Fatty Acids and their relationship with Insulin Resistance.

After Fellowship, Dr. Deluzio opened a solo Endocrinology Office in Shelby, N.C.   He also was the Director of a large Diabetes Center overseeing up to seven CDEs at one time.  During his time in clinical practice, Dr Deluzio was on multiple National Speaker Panels and continues to participate in Type 2 Diabetes Clinical Trials.

In 2006 Dr Deluzio Joined Novo Nordisk Pharmaceutical Company in Princeton N.J.  From 2006 -2008 Dr Deluzio held the position of Medical Scientific Director with his primary focus being on Interactions with other Endocrinologists to help improve patient outcomes in regards to their Diabetes.

Currently, Dr Deluzio is the Clinical Director at Novo Nordisk for NovoLog Mix 70/30 and all medical Devices.  This role includes the direction of all Novo Nordisk sponsored clinical trials and Publications that pertain to his assigned therapeutic areas.  In His current role at Novo Nordisk Dr Deluzio frequently lectures on the treatment of type 2 Diabetes both in the U.S. and Internationally.  His work on medical devices is focused on Injection Devices and Insulin Pumps.

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January 22, 2009 ~ Endocrinologist Dr. Tony Deluzio from Novo Nordisk Pharmaceutical