Bachelors in Biology and Anthropology, Barnard College
M.D., New York University School of Medicine
Certificate Program in Bioethics, New York University Graduate School of Nursing, Steinhardt School of Continuing Education, and Montefiore Hospital
Certificate Program in Research Ethics, New York University Medical School
M.A., Bioethics, New York University, 2012
Areas of Research/Interest:
Endocrine and metabolic disorders
Loren Wissner Greene, MD, is Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine in New York, New York, and Co-Director of Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease in the Department of Medicine. She has won Intramural Recognition at NYU School of Medicine for her role since 2000 (for more than 10 years) as Chairman of the Colloquium of Medical Ethics in the Master Scholars Program. This is the longest standing hospital medical ethics program in the country, founded by Drs. Arthur Zitrin and Alexander Rosen more than 37 years ago. Dr. Greene is also on the adjunct faculty of the new Masters Program in Bioethics and Environmental Ethics at New York University Graduate School of Arts and Science, and, simultaneously, she is enrolled as a graduate student. She is also a member of the NYU School of Medicine IRB (Institutional Review Board for human subject protection in clinical research), with a special interest in research ethics. She served as the ethics advisor to a NIH tissue and genetics registry at NYU Langone Medical Center. Since its inception, she continues to be a seminar leader in the annual second year course in Medical Ethics at NYU School of Medicine.
New York University Humanism and Medicine Program
Board-certified in internal medicine and in endocrinology and metabolism, Dr. Greene is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Endocrinology. She is also a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, where she serves on the Ethics Committee, and has been actively involved with organizational ethics. She is one of the organizers of the 2008 conference on Research Ethics at NYU, and a panelist on Reproductive Rights at the New York City Student AMWA Student annual meeting.
At a national conference on Plagiarism at NYU, Dr. Greene is credited with coining the term, “text offender”, seeking to establish a national registry of such plagiarists (see attachment). In 2010, she lectured at the Colloquium on Medical Ethics on “Honing up on Ethics in Osteoporosis: disease state, drug development and research” and on this topic at the annual NYU CME program “Boning up on osteoporosis” that she co-chairs.
Departments of Medicine (Endocrinology Div) and Obstetrics and Gynecology (Obs/Gyn), NYU Langone Medical Center.