Dr. Elena Ambrogini received her medical degree from the University of Pisa in Italy. She continued her training and received a Ph.D. in Endocrine and Metabolic Sciences from the same university. In addition, Dr. Ambrogini completed several internships, residencies, and fellowships, focusing on endocrinology, metabolic diseases, and internal medicine. She is currently working on additional training in Endocrinology and Metabolism through the UAMS Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism.
Dr. Ambrogini is a member of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. She has received the Thomas E. Andreoli Award for excellence in internal medicine as well as the ASBMR Felix Bronner Young Investigator Award for the top ranked abstract by a young investigator at the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 32th Annual meeting in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Dr. Ambrogini focuses much of her time on research. The main research interests of Dr. Ambrogini are in the field of endocrinology and particularly in bone and calcium homeostasis, and thyroid diseases. Her work is particularly focused on the pathophysiology of osteoporosis and metabolic bone diseases. These studies have been the object of oral presentations at International Meetings and publications.