Lauren Fishbein, MD PhD MTR

Lauren Fishbein

Dr. Fishbein is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes with a secondary appointment in the Department of Biomedical Informatics. Dr. Fishbein has a strong interest in personalized medicine including understanding the impact of germline predisposition genetics for endocrine tumor syndromes, as well as understanding neuroendocrine tumor development and metastatic disease. Her research program focuses on investigating the interplay between somatic and germline genetics in neuroendocrine tumors, with a focus on pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma. She has served as chair on several committees for national and international societies, including the Endocrine Society, the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, and the American-Australian-Asian-Adrenal Alliance (A5) research consortium’s Pheo/Para Working Group. Her research has been funded by the American Cancer Society and the National Institutes of Health.