Dr. Anne Carol Goldberg, who is a Professor of Medicine with the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipid Research was awarded the 2017 Clinician/Educator Award from the Foundation of the National Lipid Association. She was unanimously selected from a multidisciplinary group of select Foundation Board Members for her unwavering dedication to the care of her patients. The Foundation stated that “Dr. Goldberg’s contributions to patient care and education exemplify the spirit in which the honor was created.” The Clinician/Educator Award will be presented during the Foundation event held in conjunction with the NLA Annual Scientific Sessions.
Anne C. Goldberg, MD earned her medical degree from the University of Maryland in Baltimore. She completed an internship in internal medicine at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. She subsequently completed a fellowship in endocrinology at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Goldberg’s research and clinical interests include dietary modifications and drug therapies for hyperlipidemia and the treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia. She has conducted numerous clinical trials involving several classes of lipid-modifying drugs. She has a strong interest in familial hypercholesterolemia and is involved in clinical trials in patients with FH as well as conducting LDL apheresis at her medical-school based practice.
Listed consecutively since 2003 in Best Doctors in America, Dr. Goldberg has served as President of the National Lipid Association and is currently the president of the Foundation of the National Lipid Association. She chaired the National Lipid Association Expert Panel on Familial Hypercholesterolemia and was a member of the Adult Treatment Panel IV convened by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Goldberg received a Distinguished Clinician Award from the Washington university School of Medicine and is a recipient of the President’s Service Award of the National Lipid Association. She received the National Forum Public Policy Award from the National Forum for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention.