Welcome first year fellows Hussain, Kontoghiorghes, Lee, and Schulze Goni

Please welcome our first year Endocrinology, Metabolism & Lipid Research fellows! We’re beyond excited to have them join us. Learn a little about each of them below.  Mariam Hussain, MD I grew up in Houston, Texas and completed my undergraduate degree at Rice University. I then went to medical school at Texas A&M Health Science […]

Jasim, McGill and Silverstein leave their mark at the AACE annual meeting 

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (AACE) hosted their 2024 annual meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana from May 9 -11. Amongst many attendees were Sina Jasim, MD, MPH; Janet B. McGill, MD, MA, FACP; and Julie M. Silverstein, MD of the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipid Research at Washington University School of Medicine.  Dr. […]

Litvin speaks on overnutrition in the era of highly effective modulators

Marina Litvin, MD

On May 4, Marina Litvin, MD, attended and spoke at the Midwest Cystic Fibrosis Consortium, which took place in Kansas City, Missouri. Bringing together cystic fibrosis clinicians and researchers, the event promotes collaboration and discussion on topics surrounding the treatment of the disease. At the consortium, Dr. Litvin gave a speech during the breakout sessions, […]

Urano joins podcast to share all you need to know about Wolfram syndrome

Recently, Fumihiko Urano, MD, PhD joined “It Happened to Me” podcast hosts Cathy Gildenhorn and Beth Glassman to discuss Wolfram syndrome and his ongoing research. Dr. Urano is the director of the Wolfram Syndrome International Registry & Clinical Study and the doctor of Cathy, who has a variant of the disease. Wolfram syndrome is an […]

Millman shares how bioinformatics can be used to improve diabetes cell therapy 

On March 5, Jeffrey Millman, PhD was featured on The Sugar Science’s Ask the Expert webinar series, hosted on YouTube.  The episode was titled “Unraveling Cellular Complexity in Stem Cell-Derived Islet Identity through Single-Cell Sequencing.”  In the webinar, Dr. Millman gave an overview of using stem cell-derived islets in diabetes cellular therapy, and a comparative […]