Biography

Dr. Lingvay is a clinical investigator in the field of diabetes, obesity, and associated metabolic complications. She leads an active clinical research program in the Division of Endocrinology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Her research interests span from pathophysiology to finding new treatment options to improve the lives of patients with such conditions. Dr. Lingvay graduated from medical school among the top 5% of her class. She completed the Internal Medicine Residency at Texas Tech University in 2002, and Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2005. Dr. Lingvay was selected to participate in the first class of the Clinical Research Scholars Program at UT Southwestern which she completed in 2008. In 2007 she received a National Institute of Health Career Development Award to study the role of pancreatic triglyceride accumulation in beta-cell failure and type 2 diabetes and to further develop her career as a clinical investigator. Dr. Lingvay also received the master's in Public Health degree from University of Texas School of Public Health in Houston in 2006. She has published her work in many renowned journals like The Lancet, JAMA, New England Journal of Medicine, Circulation, JAMA Internal Medicine, and Diabetes Care. She has contributed to many textbooks in the field of diabetes and is on the editorial board of several journals. Dr. Lingvay has been invited to present lectures to her peers all over the world. She is an active member of American Diabetes Association where she has served on several different committees.

Education

Medical School
Carol Davila University of Medicine & Pharmacy (1998)
Internship/Residency
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (2002), Internal Medicine
Fellowship
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2005), Endocrinology & Metabolism
Graduate School
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2006), Public Health
Other Post Graduate Training
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2006)
Graduate School
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2008), Clinical Research
Other Post Graduate Training
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2008)

Research Interest

  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)
  • Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
  • Obesity
  • Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Publications

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Books

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Secondary Forms of Diabetes Mellitus. In American College of Physicians- Medicine

Lingvay I, Raskin P (2006). American College of Physicians

Non-insulin Pharmacological Therapies. In Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: An Evidence-Based Approach to Practical Management

Lingvay I, Rhee C, Raskin P (2006).

Honors & Awards

  • Jean W. Wilson Award for Scientific Mentorship
    (2019)
  • Jean W. Wilson Award for Scientific Mentorship
    (2015)
  • Jean W. Wilson Award for Scientific Mentorship
    (2011)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Federation for Medical Research
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes
  • The Endocrine Society