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Meet the 2022 Laureates: Lourdes Ibáñez, MD, PhD

Ibanez_Laureate2022 Lourdes Ibáñez, MD, PhD  International Excellence in Endocrinology Award Lourdes Ibáñez, MD, PhD, is a pediatric endocrinologist at Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Hospital and chairman of Pediatrics, chair of Clinical Research in Endocrinology at the University of Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain. A worldwide leader in the field of polycystic ovary syndrome, Ibáñez pioneered the use of combined, low-dose insulin sensitization for the treatment of the disease — a novel therapeutic approach directed...
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Meet the 2022 Endocrine Society Laureates: Ken K.Y. Ho, MD, FRACP, FRCP, FAHMS

Ho_Laureate2022 Ken K.Y. Ho, MD, FRACP, FRCP, FAHMS  Outstanding Scholarly Physician Award Ken K.Y. Ho, MD, FRACP, FRCP, FAHMS, is emeritus professor at the Garvan Institute, University of New South Wales, and honorary consultant endocrinologist, St. Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney, Australia.  As a globally recognized pituitary medicine expert and a leader in academic clinical endocrinology, he’s developed therapeutic guidelines and...
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Meet the 2022 Laureates: David W. Harris, MD

Harris_Laureate2022 David W. Harris, MD  Vigersky Outstanding Clinical Practitioner Award David W. Harris, MD, is a full-time practicing endocrinologist at the Warren Clinic Diabetes Center in Tulsa, Okla., where he’s provided exemplary care for over 30 years. A tireless advocate for equal access to care and affordable diabetes medications, Harris led the glycemic management committee at Saint Francis Hospital to ensure consistent treatment protocols for hospitalized patients.  Harris has been instrumental in providing scholarships for medical and high school students in need and is a member of the Endocrine Society’s Hormone Health Network...
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Meet the 2022 Laureates: Terry J. Smith, MD

Smith_Laureate2022 Terry J. Smith, MD Gerald D. Aurbach Award for Outstanding Translational Research Terry J. Smith, MD, is the Frederick G.L. Huetwell Professor in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and professor of internal medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, Mich.  He’s studied Graves’ disease, its ocular manifestations, and related autoimmune diseases for over 35 years, and his laboratory...
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Meet the 2022 Laureates: Henry M. Kronenberg, MD

Kronenberg, Henry (PE 2015) Henry M. Kronenberg, MD Fred Conrad Koch Lifetime Achievement Award Henry M. Kronenberg, MD, has been chief of the Endocrine Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Mass., for over 32 years and is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Mass.  His research group studies the actions of parathyroid hormone and parathyroid hormone-related protein, with a particular emphasis on bone development, bone...
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Making an Impact: New Journal Editors Look to the Future

As Ashley Grossman MD, FRCP, and Zeynep Madak-Erdogan, PhD, prepare to become the next editors-in-chief of Endocrine Reviews, and the Journal of the Endocrine Society, respectively, they spoke with Endocrine News about their goals for the future of these prestigious journals. Toward the beginning of summer, the Endocrine Society appointed two new editors-in-chief of its...
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Melmed Named Inaugural Winner of Transatlantic Alliance Award

Melmed, Shlomo 2015 The Endocrine Society and the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) have awarded their inaugural joint honor — the Transatlantic Alliance Award — to Shlomo Melmed, MB, ChB, FRCP, MACP.  Melmed is executive vice president of Academic Affairs, dean of the Medical Faculty, and distinguished professor of medicine at Cedars-Sinai, Calif. He is an international endocrine...