Sarah R Hart-Unger, MD

Hart Unger Sarah R
Specialties
Pediatric Endocrinology
Gender
Female

Primary Office
1131 North 35 Avenue
2nd Floor
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone
954-265-6984
Fax:
954-981-5516
Primary Office
1150 North 35 Avenue
Ste 520
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone
954-265-6984
Fax:
954-981-5516

Meet the Physician

Sarah Hart-Unger, MD is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology. She earned her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine in 2007, and completed her residency in pediatrics and her fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at Duke University Hospital.

Research

Awards and honors
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, National Institute of Diabetic, Digestive and Kidney Disorders, 2011-2013
  • Dr. William Bell Award, 2010
  • Eli Lilly Travel Award for Pediatric Endocrine Society Meeting, 2013

Professional organizations
  • Duke Pediatric Residency Council
  • Pediatric Endocrine Society Summer School Program

Research
  • “The Impact of Estrogen Signaling on the Development of Insulin Resistance and Hepatic Steatosis Using a Mouse Model,” National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2010

Recent publications
  • “Estrogens and Obesity: Is It All in Our Heads?”, Cell Metabolism, 2011

Presentations
  • “Female-Specific ERa Activity Protects Against Sequelae of High-Fat Feeding: Weight Gain, Glucose Tolerance and Fatty Liver Disease,” Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, 2012
  • “HNF1a Mutations Are a Rare Cause of Monogenic Neonatal Diabetes,” Pediatric Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, 2012

Education

Education
  • Duke University School Of Medicine, 2007
Residencies
  • Duke University Hospital, 2010, Pediatrics
Certifications
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatric Endocrinology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatrics

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