Endocrinology

  • Program Accomplishments

    The graduates of our fellowship program have a very strong record of academic productivity. Between 2002 and 2012, twenty-two fellows graduated from the fellowship program. Twenty of the 22 graduates hold academic positions at the institutions listed below. Since graduation, these individuals have published at least 75 peer-reviewed articles.

    • Baylor University
    • Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughter’s, Norfolk, VA (2)
    • 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
    • National Institutes of Health – Genetics Fellowship
    • 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

    • 2012 – 7
    • 2011 – 11
    • 2010 – 6
    • 2009 – 2

    + # of Abstract / Poster Presentations by Year

    • 2012 – 12
    • 2011 – 14
    • 2010 – 4
    • 2009 – 6

    + Awards

    2012

    • NIH Student Loan Repayment Award in Pediatric Research (2)
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Fellow’s Spring Retreat (1)
    • Pediatric Endocrine Society Travel Award (3)

    2011

    • 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)

    2010

    • Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society Karolinska Award (1)
    • Endocrine Society Travel Award (2)

    2009

    • Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society Travel Award (2)
    • Endocrine Society Travel Award (1)

    + Funding

    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)

    2010 - 2011

    • Next Generation Biomedical Investigator (1)
    • T32 Training Grants (3)
    • Endocrine Fellows Foundation Research Grant (2)
    • Novo Nordisk Research Grant (1)
    • R01 CDC/NIDDK Co-Investigator (1)

    2009 - 2010

    • T32 Training Grants (1)
    • R01 CDC/NIDDK Co-Investigator (1)
    • R01 NHLBI Co-Investigator (1)