Arlen Rosenbloom, MD

Adjunct Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus

Office: 265 CMS Building B

Fax: 352-627-4415
Phone: 352-265-7337

Children’s Medical Services Building
1699 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32608

Email: rosenal@peds.ufl.ed


  • University of Wisconsin/ Madison BA 1955
  • University of Wisconsin/Madison MD 1958

Professional Biography

US Public Health Service Smallpox Eradication Program/West Africa 1966-68
Faculty: University of Florida College of Medicine 1968-
Institute for Endocrinology Metabolism and Reproduction  (IEMIR), Quito, Ecuador,
International Director, December 1, 1989 to present


  • Mentoring
  • Clinical research
  • Patient care with fellows
  • Occasional lecture

Recent Publications

  • Rosenbloom AL. A half-century of studies of growth hormone insensitivity/Laron syndrome: A historical perspective.Growth Horm IGF Res. 2016 Jun;28:46-50. doi: 10.1016/j.ghir.2015.08.001. Epub 2015 Aug 9.
  • Guevara-Aguirre J, Rosenbloom AL, Balasubramanian P, Teran E, Guevara-Aguirre M, Guevara C, Procel P, Alfaras I, De Cabo R, Di Biase S, Narvaez L, Saavedra J, Longo VD. GH Receptor Deficiency in Ecuadorian Adults Is Associated With Obesity and Enhanced Insulin Sensitivity. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Jul;100(7):2589-96. doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-1678. Epub 2015 May 18.
  • Guevara-Aguirre J, Rosenbloom AL.Obesity, diabetes and cancer: insight into the relationship from a cohort with growth hormone receptor deficiency. Diabetologia. 2015 Jan;58(1):37-42. doi: 10.1007/s00125-014-3397-3. Epub 2014 Oct 15. Review.
  • Wolfsdorf JI, Allgrove J, Craig ME, Edge J, Glaser N, Jain V, Lee WW, Mungai LN, Rosenbloom AL, Sperling MA, Hanas R. ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2014. Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state. International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes.

    Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Sep;15 Suppl 20:154-79. doi: 10.1111/pedi.12165. Epub 2014 Jul 12. No abstract available.

  • Rosenbloom AL. Periarticular hand joint limitation syndromes in diabetes. Endocr Pract. 2014 Aug;20(8):839-42. doi: 10.4158/EP14102.CO. No abstract available.



2017         University of Florida College of Medicine Lifetime Achievement Award

2017         Pediatric Endocrine Society Van Wyk award

2015         Universidad San Francisco de Quito, College of Medicine, Emeritus Professor

2014         University of Florida Distinguished Achievement Award

2009         Qforma’s Most Influential Doctors. Presented by USA TODAY