Max Christian Petersen, MD, PhD

Specializes In
  • Endocrinology


Sees Patients For

Obesity, diabetes, and other metabolic diseases

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism

Academic Title(s)

Instructor of Medicine
Endocrinology, Metabolism, & Lipid Research

Research Interests

Insulin resistance, obesity, diabetes

Publications & Research

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Fellowship: Endocrinology

2023 Washington University / Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Residency: Internal Medicine

2020 Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Medical Degree

2018 Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

PhD: Cellular & Molecular Physiology

2016 Yale University, New Haven, CT

Master's Degree: Cellular & Molecular Physiology

2014 Yale University, New Haven, CT

Bachelor's Degree: Biochemistry, Religion, Pre-Medical Studies

2010 Augustana College, Rock Island, IL