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Barbara Simon, MD, FACE

Associate Professor

  • Practice:Drexel Endocrinology
  • Specialty:Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Education: MD - MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine (2000)
Patient Care

Dr. Barbara Simon is the section chief of the Division of Endocrinology at Drexel University College of Medicine. Her interests include diabetes technology and intensive diabetes management, with a focus on patient education in diabetes management.

Awards and Honors

  • William Likoff Clinical Excellence Award (2014)


  • The Endocrine Society
  • The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • The Philadelphia Endocrine Society

Affiliated Hospital: Hahnemann University Hospital


Peer-Reviewed Articles

"Management of Diabetes in Chronic Kidney Disease"
Ahmed Z, Simon B, Choudhury D
Postgraduate Medicine, 121 (3) 52-60, May 2009

"A Comparison of Glycemic Variability in CSII versus MDI Treated Patients using CGMS"
Simon B, Treat V, Marco C, Rosenberg D, Joseph J, Hipszer  B, Li Y, Chervoneva I, Padron
Massara L, Jabbour S
International Journal of Clinical Practice,
62 (12), 1858-1863, December

"Nonclassical Presentation of Pheochromocytoma: Difficulties in Diagnosis and Management of the Normotensive Patient"
Gonzalez A, Simon B
Endocrine Practice,
14 (4), 170-173, May-June 2008


Type 1 Diabetes in Adults
Simon, Barbara, Flood, Jeremy, Jabbour, Serge
Oxford University Press, Inc., Oxford American Endocrinology Library, New York: 2010


Dr. Simon is an associate professor of medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine.

  • Endocrinology and Metabolism
Services and Clinical Interests
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes - type 1 and type 2
  • Endocrinology
  • Insulin management, intensive
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2000-2001)
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2001-2003)
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2003-2005)

Primary Practice

Drexel Endocrinology
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building
219 N. Broad Street, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215-762-5030
Fax: 215-762-5463

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