Christos Mantzoros, MD, DSc, PhD
Adjunct Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

MD, University of Athens
MMS/MMSc, Harvard Medical School
MSc, Harvard School of Public Health
DSc, University of Athens




Christos S. Mantzoros, MD, DSc, PhD h.c. mult., is a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and an Adjunct Professor at Boston University School of Medicine. He has also served as a Professor of Environmental Health at the Harvard School of Public Health. He currently serves as the Chief of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the Boston VA Healthcare System and the Director of the Human Nutrition Unit of the Division of Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Mantzoros has been the editor of two books (one on “Diabetes and Obesity” and one on “Nutrition and Metabolism” with more than two editions each). His research has resulted in more than 800 publications in Medline, including more than 150 publications under the collaborative Look Ahead Research Group, more than 200 chapters and reviews, with more than 72,000 citations with a Hirsch Index H=121. Dr. Mantzoros is also the director for the VA Boston Healthcare System fellowship program with Boston University Medical Center (BUMC), which offers one dedicated fellowship position through BUMC, but also allows any fellow at BUMC or Harvard affiliated fellowship programs the opportunity to rotate through the VA Boston Healthcare System. He has served as a Board Member or an advisor or head of the Scientific Advisor Board of non for profit foundations as well as governmental and non-governmental entities. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Metabolism and is on the editorial board of several scientific journals worldwide. For his research discoveries and public health service Dr. Mantzoros has received four honorary PhDs, the Alexander Technological Institute of Thessaloniki has named their nutrition laboratories after his name and several Universities worldwide have awarded Dr. Mantzoros honorary Professorships and visiting Professorships. He has or is supervising PhD thesis work in several nations worldwide (Sweden, Germany, Greece, USA etc) and is actively collaborating with many research groups worldwide. He has mentored more than 160 young scientists who currently hold key positions in clinical medicine, academia, industry as well as governmental agencies and nongovernmental organizations. Dr. Mantzoros has been elected a member of ASCI and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology. He has been given several awards including but not limited to awards by: the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (Frontiers in Science Award), the American Diabetes Association (Novartis Award in Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases), the North American Association for the Study of Obesity / the Obesity Society (Lilly Award), the American Society for Nutrition (Mead Johnson Award), the HypoCCS award in Paris, France, the Humboldt Foundation of Germany (the Wilhelm Friedrich Bessel Award), by the American Federation of Medical Research (the Outstanding Investigator Award), by the American Physiological Society (FASEB, the Berson Award Lecture), by the New England Hellenic Medical and Dental Association (Hygeia award) etc. He has also received the BIDMC, Harvard Medical School, award for excellence in Mentoring. He will be receiving the 2018 European Society of Endocrinology Geoffrey Harris Prize.

Professor
Harvard Medical School
Medicine


Director
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Human Nutrition Unit

VA Boston Healthcare System
Endocrinology






Title
Lorcaserin in Obesity: Identification of CNS Targets Using fMRI


Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2020 Adipokine physiology 5K24DK081913-10 96
2019 Adipokine physiology 5K24DK081913-09 96
2018 Adipokine physiology 5K24DK081913-08 96
2017 Adipokine physiology 5K24DK081913-07 96
2016 Adipokine physiology 2K24DK081913-06A1 96
2014 Leptin Signaling in Humans 5I01CX000422-04 19
2013 Leptin Signaling in Humans 5I01CX000422-03 19
2012 Leptin Signaling in Humans 5I01CX000422-02 19
2012 Leptin and Adipokine Physiology 5K24DK081913-05 96
2012 The Role of Leptin in the Maintenance of a Reduced Body Weight 5R01DK079929-05 67
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  1. Perakakis N, Farr OM, Mantzoros CS. Leptin in Leanness and Obesity: JACC State-of-the-Art Review. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2021 Feb 16; 77(6):745-760. PMID: 33573745
     
  2. Angelidi AM, Filippaios A, Mantzoros CS. Severe insulin resistance syndromes. J Clin Invest. 2021 Feb 15; 131(4). PMID: 33586681
     
  3. Papathanasiou AE, Spyropoulos F, Michael Z, Joung KE, Briana DD, Malamitsi-Puchner A, Mantzoros CS, Christou H. Adipokines and Metabolic Regulators in Human and Experimental Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Feb 01; 22(3). PMID: 33535425
     
  4. Panagiotou G, Ghaly W, Upadhyay J, Pazaitou-Panayiotou K, Mantzoros CS. Serum follistatin is increased in thyroid cancer and is associated with adverse tumor characteristics in humans. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2021 Jan 25. PMID: 33493282
     
  5. Tuccinardi D, Perakakis N, Farr OM, Upadhyay J, Mantzoros CS. Branched-Chain Amino Acids in relation to food preferences and insulin resistance in obese subjects consuming walnuts: A cross-over, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled inpatient physiology study. Clin Nutr. 2021 Jan 23. PMID: 33541836
     
  6. Perakakis N, Farr OM, Mantzoros CS. Fasting oxyntomodulin, glicentin, and gastric inhibitory polypeptide levels are associated with activation of reward- and attention-related brain centres in response to visual food cues in adults with obesity: A cross-sectional functional MRI study. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2021 Jan 08. PMID: 33417264
     
  7. Kim SH, Abbasi F, Nachmanoff C, Stefanakis K, Kumar A, Kalra B, Savjani G, Mantzoros CS. Effect of the glucagon-like peptide-1 analogue liraglutide versus placebo treatment on circulating proglucagon-derived peptides that mediate improvements in body weight, insulin secretion and action: A randomized controlled trial. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2021 Feb; 23(2):489-498. PMID: 33140542
     
  8. Kouvari M, Boutari C, Chrysohoou C, Fragkopoulou E, Antonopoulou S, Tousoulis D, Pitsavos C, Panagiotakos DB, Mantzoros CS. Mediterranean diet is inversely associated with steatosis and fibrosis and decreases ten-year diabetes and cardiovascular risk in NAFLD subjects: Results from the ATTICA prospective cohort study. Clin Nutr. 2020 Nov 07. PMID: 33234342
     
  9. Polyzos SA, Kang ES, Tsochatzis EA, Kechagias S, Ekstedt M, Xanthakos S, Lonardo A, Mantovani A, Tilg H, Côté I, Grefhorst A, Greene MW, Araujo-Vilar D, Alisi A, Casanueva F, Mantzoros CS. Commentary: Nonalcoholic or metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease? The epidemic of the 21st century in search of the most appropriate name. Metabolism. 2020 12; 113:154413. PMID: 33164861
     
  10. Hill MA, Sowers JR, Mantzoros CS. Commentary: COVID-19 and obesity pandemics converge into a syndemic requiring urgent and multidisciplinary action. Metabolism. 2021 01; 114:154408. PMID: 33080269
     
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Bar chart showing 585 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 44 publications in 2014

YearPublications
19931
19956
19967
199714
199814
199915
200012
20018
20026
200318
200423
200511
200623
200729
200823
200924
201023
201140
201222
201336
201444
201529
201629
201734
201824
201929
202035
20216

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