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Carole Mendelson

Meet the 2019 Laureates: Carole R. Mendelson, PhD

Carole R. Mendelson, PhD Sidney H. Ingbar Award for Distinguished Service Carole R. Mendelson, PhD, the 2019 Sidney H. Ingbar Distinguished Service Awardee, has worked continuously and tirelessly for the Endocrine Society for over 30 years. She has served on a remarkable number of Endocrine Society committees and editorial boards of Society journals which include:...
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Meet the 2019 Laureates: Ana Claudia Latronico, MD, PhD

Ana Claudia Latronico Ana Claudia Latronico, MD, PhD International Excellence in Endocrinology Award It is my great pleasure to introduce Ana Claudia Latronico, MD, PhD, for the 2019 International Excellence in Endocrinology Award from the Endocrine Society. Ana is currently the head professor of the Endocrinology and Metabolism Division of Sao Paulo University in Brazil and one of...
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Advocacy in Action: Shutdown, Transgender Health, and More

capitolhill Here is a quick run down of major issues being discussed by policymakers from an endocrine perspective and the Society’s current advocacy work. Let us know if you would like additional information or have any questions. What’s Happening in Washington Shutdown Standstill – Now in its fourth week, the partial government shutdown is the longest in US...
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Prenatal Precautions: Thyroid Function in Pregnancy

Thyroid dysfunction is fairly common among pregnant women and can often result in additional obstetric complications. A new study published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism shows that thyroid screening — despite some controversy as to its usefulness — could help identify women who might benefit from additional prenatal care. Pregnancy places quite a...
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Meet the 2019 Laureates: Dolores Lamb, PhD, HCLD (ABB)

Dolores Lamb Dolores Lamb, PhD, HCLD (ABB) Outstanding Mentor Award The quantity, quality, and breadth of Dr. Dolores (Dorrie) Lamb’s mentoring activities are extraordinary.  They include mentoring high school students, undergraduates, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows (MD, PhD, MD/PhD), residents and early career faculty as well as continued mentoring of former trainees. As a PhD research scientist and...
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Meet the 2019 Laureates: John J. Kopchick, PhD

John Kopchick John J. Kopchick, PhD Outstanding Innovation Award John J. Kopchick is an internationally recognized leader in the growth hormone (GH) field. Dr. Kopchick is a Goll-Ohio Eminent Scholar and Distinguished Professor of Molecular Biology in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine and in the Edison Biotechnology Institute at Ohio...
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Mind the Gap: Health Services Research

Vimalananda Frustrated by the gaps she saw between theoretical and actual patient outcomes, Varsha Vimalananda, MD, MPH, decided to pursue a career in health services research, which looks at quality, access, and costs of healthcare, and may even help endocrinologists lead the way for measuring and improving how endocrine care is delivered. During her clinical training,...