Endocrinology

  • Program Accomplishments

    The graduates of our fellowship program have a very strong record of academic productivity. Between 2002 and 2014, twenty-eight fellows graduated from the fellowship program. Twenty-three of the 28 graduates hold academic positions at the institutions listed below. Since graduation, these individuals have published at least 80 peer-reviewed articles.

    • Baylor University
    • Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughter’s, Norfolk, VA (2)
    • Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU
    • Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (2)
    • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital (5)
    • Dana Children’s Hospital, Tel-Aviv, Israel
    • Georgetown University, Washington DC
    • Loma Linda University
    • Nationwide Children's Hospital 
    • Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, OH
    • University of Colorado
    • University of Louisville
    • University of South Florida
    • University of South Alabama
    • Vanderbilt University
    • Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Our present fellows have the benefit of training with faculty who are leaders in the field of Pediatric Endocrinology. As a result of the expertise of the faculty, our fellows have a unique opportunity to diagnose and treat both common and rare endocrine disorders. Each fellow’s clinical and research experience is designed to meet the short and long term goals of each individual fellow. Under the guidance of the faculty our fellows have the opportunity to grow and mature as clinicians and investigators. The support of a highly ranked academic institution allows the fellows to participate in cutting edge clinical and basic science research. These opportunities are available in a city that feels like home while providing all of the entertainment and culture that a larger city has to offer.

  • Examples of Our Achievements

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    + # of Publications by Year and Journal

    2014 – 4 publications

    • Peptides
    • Journal of Clinical Investigation
    • Diabetes
    • American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism

    2013 – 10 publications

    • Journal of Pediatrics
    • Pediatric Diabetes
    • Pediatrics
    • Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America
    • American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism
    • Journal of Neurotrauma
    • Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

    2012 – 9 publications

    • Pediatrics
    • Pediatric Diabetes
    • Molecular Metabolism
    • International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology
    • PLoS One
    • Pituitary
    • Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism
    • Frontiers in Endocrinology

    2011 – 11 publications

    • Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders
    • Endocrinology Studies
    • Diabetologia
    • Pediatrics
    • Nature Protocols
    • American Journal of Roentgenology
    • Journal of Regenerative Medicine
    • Nutrition
    • Physiology and Behavior
    • Gastroenterology

    2010 – 3 publications

    • Journal of Pediatrics
    • American Journal of Perinatology
    • Obesity

    + # of Abstract / Poster Presentations by Year and Meeting

    2014

    • Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting - 2
    • Endocrine Society Annual Meeting – 6
    • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Meeting – 1

    2013

    • Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting - 1
    • American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting - 2
    • Endocrine Society Annual Meeting - 1
    • Joint ESPE/PES Meeting – 5
    • Society for Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting – 1

    2012

    • American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting - 4
    • Endocrine Society Annual Meeting – 6
    • Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Annual Meeting - 1

    2011

    • Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting - 2
    • American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting - 4
    • Endocrine Society Annual Meeting – 5
    • International Society for Stem Cell Research Annual Meeting – 1
    • Strategies to Improve Care Outcomes International Meeting – 1 

    + Awards

    2014 - 2015

    • Turner Syndrome Society Travel Award (1)
    • Arnold Strauss Research Fellowship Award (1)

    2013 - 2014

    • PES Travel Award (4)
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Fellow’s Spring Retreat (1)
    • ICE/ENDO 2014 Presidential Poster Competition (1)

    2012 - 2013

    • NIH Student Loan Repayment Award in Pediatric Research (2)
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Fellow’s Spring Retreat (1)
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Travel Award (4)

    2011 - 2012

    • Endocrine Society Travel Award (1)
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Travel Award (1)
    • PES Summer School Program Travel Award (1)
    • Endocrine Fellows Foundation NIH Preceptorship in Endocrine Aspects of Metabolism and Diabetes, NIDDK (1)

    + Funding

    2014 - 2015

    • T32 Training Grants (2)
    • Endocrine Fellows Foundation Research Grant (1)

    2013 - 2014

    • T32 Training Grants (2)
    • CTRC Grant Funding for Research Project (1)

    2012 - 2013

    • T32 Training Grants (3)
    • Endocrine Fellows Foundation Research Grant (1)
    • F32 NIH/NIDDK PI (1)

    2011 - 2012

    • T32 Training Grants (3)
    • Endocrine Fellows Foundation Research Grant (1)
    • F32 NIH/NIDDK PI (1)
    • P30 NIH/NIEHS New Investigator Scholar (1)