Richard Pratley MD – Chair
Samuel E. Crockett Chair in Diabetes Research Medical Director, AdventHealth Diabetes Institute, Senior Investigator and Diabetes Program Lead, AdventHealth Translational Research Institute,
Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Dr. Richard Pratley serves as Samuel E. Crockett Chair in Diabetes
Research, Senior Investigator and Diabetes Program Lead at the
AdventHealth Translational Research Institute, and Medical Director at
the AdventHealth Diabetes Institute, in Orlando, Florida. He is also
an Adjunct Professor of Medicine with the Johns Hopkins University
School of Medicine.
Dr. Pratley is an internationally recognized expert in diabetes and
is board certified in internal medicine. He received his MD from
Wayne State University in Detroit and completed fellowships in
geriatric medicine and gerontology at the University of Michigan,
Johns Hopkins University, and the National Institute on Aging.
He is on the editorial board for Diabetes, Obesity and
Metabolism, has served as a member of the editorial boards of
Diabetes Care, The Lancet: Diabetes and Endocrinology,
The Journal of Diabetes and its Complications and The
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, and acts as an
ad hoc reviewer for many other journals. Dr. Pratley regularly
presents at national and international meetings, has conducted
numerous research studies on the pathogenesis, prevention and
treatment of diabetes, and has published over 280 peer-reviewed
articles on diabetes and its complications.