Robert Lindsay, M.B.Ch.B., Ph.D., F.R.C.P. is chief of internal medicine at Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw, New York. A professor of clinical medicine at Columbia University, Dr. Lindsay has authored over 200 journal articles, abstracts, and book chapters on osteoporosis and estrogen replacement therapy.
After receiving his BSc, M.B.Ch.B., Ph.D., and F.R.C.P. degrees at the University of Glasgow, Dr. Lindsay completed an internship and residency in medicine at the Western Infirmary in Glasgow. He also completed an internship in surgery at the Southern General Hospital in Glasgow.
He is an accredited specialist in internal medicine and endocrinology with the Royal College of Physicians, a fellow of the American College of Nutrition, a fellow of the American College of Endocrinology, a fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine, and a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Lindsay is also a member of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research from which he received the Bartter Award for excellence in clinical research in 1997. He is also a member of the Endocrine Society, the American College of Physicians and is past President of the National Osteoporosis Foundation, and is the 1999 recipient of the Scientific Leadership Award of the Foundation.
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