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3 Day Virtual Event featuring Cutting Edge Presentations from Leading Doctors, Researchers and Experts in the Field of HypoPARAthyroidism

Dr. Rachel Gafni

                         Dr. Rachel Gafni

Dr. Gafni received her BA from Barnard College and her MD from Temple University. She completed a pediatric residency at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia followed by a pediatric endocrinology fellowship at the National Institute of Health (NIH), serving as an officer in the Public Health Service from 1996-2002. She subsequently served as an Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland. Dr. Gafni returned to NIH in 2007 as a staff clinician in the National Institute od Dental and Craniofacial Research. She is also faculty in the NIH Pediatric Endocrinology and NIH Inter-institute Adult Endocrinology Training Programs. She is an investigator on several protocols studying and treating patients with endocrine disorders including hypoparathyroidism, McCune-Albright Syndrome, hypophosphatemic rickets, hyperphosphatemic familial humoral calcinosis, generalized arterial calcification of infancy, and other metabolic bone diseases