Millman interview in Nature

Jeffrey R. Millman, PhD

Jeffrey R. Millman, PhD was recently interviewed for an article in Nature about scalable manufacturing of stem cell products for diabetes cell replacement therapy. In creating induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells researchers take a person’s skin, blood or other cells, reprogram them into iPS cells, and then use those to grow liver cells, pancreatic β […]

A Clinical Debate: Subclinical Hypothyroidism

Sina Jasim, MD, MPH

First author, Sina Jasim MD, MPH and co-authors (Bernadette Biondi, MD; Hossein Gharib, MD, MACP, MACE, Hengameh Abdi, MD) published an article titled, “A Clinical Debate: Subclinical Hypothyroidism” in the International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) is a biochemical condition defined by elevated serum thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) and normal free thyroxine […]

Carmichael and Cedeno publish article in Endocrinology Consultant

Drs. Andrea Cedeno and Kim A. Carmichael recently published their article in Endocrinology Consultant titled, “What You Need to Know About SGLT2 Inhibitors” SGLT2i are widely used in the clinical treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). SGLT2i reduce blood glucose, and protect the heart and kidney, which can significantly reduce cardiovascular events, delay the progression […]

Top 10 for Diabetes and Endocrinology by U.S. News & World Report

We are pleased to announce that Barnes Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine have been ranked in the top 10 nationally in the specialty of adult Diabetes and Endocrinology for 2021-2022 by U.S. News & World Report. Congratulations to our outstanding and dedicated physicians, nurses and clinical staff who continue to deliver exceptional […]

Zhang receives AHA Career Development Award

Rong Mei Zhang, MD

Rong Mei Zhang, MD, Instructor in Medicine, earned a three-year, $231,000 Career Development Award from the American Heart Association (AHA). The award will fund Dr. Zhang’s research in evaluating the role of inflammation in glomerular injury in diabetic kidney disease. The AHA Career Development Award supports highly promising healthcare and academic professionals, in the early […]

Top Doctors® 2021

Top Doctors List

Congratulations to our physicians recognized on the 2021 Castle Connolly Top Doctors® List. Of the 936 physicians on the list, one out of every three Top Doctors® in St. Louis is a Washington University physician. The Top Doctors® selection process is entirely merit-based. You can find more information at the Top Doctors® website. St. Louis Magazine publishes […]

Goldberg honored with award named after her

Dr. Anne Carol Goldberg is being recognized for her many contributions to the Foundation of the National Lipid Association (NLA) as the Foundation names an award after her. The Foundation of the NLA will institute an annual award named the Anne Carol Goldberg Foundation of the NLA Founder’s Award to honor a supporter or leader […]

Jasim presents at AACE Annual Meeting 2021

Sina Jasim, MD

Dr. Sina Jasim has recently participated in the 30th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists held virtually this year from May 26 to 29, 2021.  Dr Jasim presented the session titled “DSN Year-in-Review: Thyroid” which covered the most significant research advances within the last year in clinical thyroidology, how research data can […]