Dr. Lingvay is a clinical investigator in the filed of diabetse, obesity, and associated metabolic complications. She leads an active clinical research program in the Division of Endocrinology at Univeristy 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 in Public Health degree from University of Texas School of Public Health in Houston in 2006. She has published her work in many renouned journals like JAMA New Engladn Journal of Medicine, Lancet, Circulation, 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, and has served on the scientific sessions organizing committee from 2016 to 2019.


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

Research Interest

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


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Doc, I Just Ate: Interpreting Random Blood Glucose Values in Patients with Unknown Glycemic Status.
Bowen ME, Xuan L, Lingvay I, Halm EA J Gen Intern Med 2017 Nov
Hyposialylated IgG activates endothelial IgG receptor Fc?RIIB to promote obesity-induced insulin resistance.
Tanigaki K, Sacharidou A, Peng J, Chambliss KL, Yuhanna IS, Ghosh D, Ahmed M, Szalai AJ, Vongpatanasin W, Mattrey RF, Chen Q, Azadi P, Lingvay I, Botto M, Holland WL, Kohler JJ, Sirsi SR, Hoyt K, Shaul PW, Mineo C J. Clin. Invest. 2017 Nov
The Infamous, Famous Sulfonylureas and Cardiovascular Safety: Much Ado About Nothing?
Pop LM, Lingvay I Curr. Diab. Rep. 2017 Oct 17 12 124
IDegLira was effective across a range of dysglycaemia and BMI categories in the DUAL V randomized trial.
Lingvay I, Harris S, Jaeckel E, Chandarana K, Ranthe MF, Jódar E Diabetes Obes Metab 2017 Jun
The effect of baseline characteristics on clinical efficacy of liraglutide in patients treated with high-dose insulin.
Pokala N, Adams-Huet B, Li X, Harrison LB, Vanderheiden A, Lingvay I Diabetes Obes Metab 2017 Jun
Efficacy and Safety of Insulin Glargine 300 U/mL Versus Insulin Glargine 100 U/mL in High-Risk and Low-Risk Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Stratified Using Common Clinical Performance Measures.
Lingvay I, Chao J, Dalal MR, Meneghini LF Diabetes Technol. Ther. 2017 May 19 5 315-322
Rates of hypoglycaemia are lower in patients treated with insulin degludec/liraglutide (IDegLira) than with IDeg or insulin glargine regardless of the hypoglycaemia definition used.
Norwood P, Chen R, Jaeckel E, Lingvay I, Jarlov H, Lehmann L, Heller S Diabetes Obes Metab 2017 Apr
Lingvay I Endocr Pract 2017 Mar
Performance of a Random Glucose Case-Finding Strategy to Detect Undiagnosed Diabetes.
Bowen ME, Xuan L, Lingvay I, Halm EA Am J Prev Med 2017 Feb
Semaglutide and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes.
Marso SP, Bain SC, Consoli A, Eliaschewitz FG, Jódar E, Leiter LA, Lingvay I, Rosenstock J, Seufert J, Warren ML, Woo V, Hansen O, Holst AG, Pettersson J, Vilsbøll T N. Engl. J. Med. 2016 Sep


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

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
  • Jean W. Wilson Award for Scientific Mentorship

Professional Associations/Affiliations

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