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About Us

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The Metabolic Institute of America (TMIOA) was founded by Yehuda Handelsman, MD, in response to the growing global epidemic of obesity, diabetes, multiple metabolic disorders, and ASCVD. It is dedicated to education and clinical research of diabetes, obesity, lipid disorders, hypertension, and related disorders in order to prevent cardiovascular disease, heart failure and kidney disease. TMIOA’s mission is to advance the understanding, prevention, and management of metabolic diseases through the development and production of national and international conferences and congresses. TMIOA fosters, coordinates, and brings together diverse global experts and medical societies to promote educational initiatives while assisting in the development of multidisciplinary practice recommendations.


TMIOA’s mission is to advance the understanding and management of metabolic diseases.


  • Clinical Trial Research

  • Event Production

  • Consulting/Speaking Engagements

  • Private Practice

  • Forum Management


The organization focuses on the pathophysiology and therapeutic modalities, as well as the education of health care professionals and the public. The institute initiates its own research and education activities, participates in ongoing initiatives, and provides management services to organizations and events.

To contact us, please email us at or call us direct at (818) 342-1889

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The Metabolic Endocrine Education Foundation, (MEEF), is a leading national health foundation devoted to improving patient and public health through education and research. MEEF, a nonprofit organization (USA- 501 ©3), sponsors educational activities and supports clinical research for health professionals, patients, and the community at large.


  • Improve patient health through education

  • Develop, promote, and offer professional education programs, conferences, and congresses

  • Educate physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and physician assistants through CME and non-CME programs

  • Foster, coordinate, and bring together multiple medical associations toward a common educational goal

  • Advance and offer health-related education programs to the community at large

  • Focus on healthcare disparities and develop programs to improve healthcare and reduce disparities

  • Promote the understanding of prevention and diagnosis of medical diseases

  • Improve the skills of healthcare providers to better the quality of patients’ lives

  • Organize and coordinate international health & medical education initiatives

  • Design, promote, and support excellence in research and medical studies

  • Support advocacy and political actions to improve public health policies

  • Support advocacy and political actions to improve public health policies

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