Excellence in Teaching, Patient Care & Research
Washington University School of Medicine Logo

News

Jeffrey R. Millman, PhD

Encapsulated human islet cells transplanted in mice holds off the immune attack and cures diabetes for six months

Jeffrey R. Millman, PhD co-authored Long-term glycemic control using polymer-encapsulated human stem cell–derived beta cells in immune-competent mice published online in Nature Medicine. This new research demonstrates that by encapsulating stem cell-derived pancreatic cells in new biomaterial (TMTD ...
Philip E. Cryer, M.D.

Philip E. Cryer, MD featured in Diabetes Care

Philip E. Cryer, MD is featured in the December 15 issue of Diabetes Care for his influential contributions to the understanding of hypoglycemia and glucose counterregulation, as well as his discovery of the syndrome of hypoglycemia-associated autonomic failure. Dr. Cryer is a translational investig...
Andrew Fyfe Stewart, MD

Andrew Fyfe Stewart, MD speaking at Diabetes Day Symposium

Andrew Fyfe Stewart, MD, a renowned expert in endocrinology and diabetes research will be speaking at the Diabetes Day Symposium on Thursday, November 5. His lecture titled, Advances and obstacles to human beta cell replication for diabetes will be held in Moore Auditorium from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.. Dr....
Anne Carol Goldberg, MD in Salzburg

Anne Carol Goldberg, M.D. Shares Her Expertise in Austria

Dr. Goldberg recently presented lectures for The Seminar in Lipid Metabolism and Cardiovascular Risk which was held in Salzburg, Austria and sponsored by the American Austrian Foundation (AAF.) Dr. Goldberg’s lectures were titled: “LDL and CVD: Epidemiology and Clinical Trials”  and “Cardiovas...
Joumana Chaiban, MD

Dr. Chaiban’s article published in the Journal of Graduate Medical Education

Joumana Chaiban, MD joined the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipid Research at Washington University in July 2015. After completing an Endocrinology Fellowship at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Chaiban joined Saint Vincent Charity Medical Center where she was the...
Julie Silverstein, MD

Washington University Pituitary Center

The Washington University Pituitary Center under the direction of neurosurgeon Albert H. Kim, M.D., Ph.D., and endocrinologist Julie Silverstein, M.D. provides multidisciplinary and comprehensive evaluation and treatment for a variety of pituitary disorders and conditions. Some of the conditions and...
Philip E. Cryer, M.D.

Inaugural Philip E. Cryer, MD Lecture | September 3

Dr. Gordon C. Weir, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Chair at the Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation at Joslin will be giving a lecture titled, The Challenge of Beta Cell Replacement Therapy: From its Beginnings in St. Louis for the inaugural Philip E. Cryer, MD Lecture on ...
Charles Harris, MD, PhD

Dr. Harris co-editor of new book on glucocorticoid signaling

Faculty member, Charles Harris, MD, PhD is co-editor of a new textbook published by Springer, titled Glucocorticoid Signaling: From Molecules to Mice to Men. The timely volume provides a comprehensive overview of glucocorticoids and their role in regulating many aspects of physiology and their use i...
Wolfram Night at Busch Stadium 2015

Wolfram Night at Busch Stadium August 17

The Snow Foundation cordially invites you to Wolfram Night At Busch Stadium on Monday, August 17th. The Snow Foundation supports research being conducted at Washington University School of Medicine by Dr. Fumihiko Urano and his research team. Dr. Urano’s research team is on the verge of develo...
Best Doctors 2015

Best Doctors in America® List 2015

Congratulations to our physicians for being named to the 2015 Best Doctors in America® list. The national list compiled by Best Doctors, Inc. is derived from an extensive, peer-reviewed survey of more than 53,000 medical doctors. The Best Doctors in America® List consists of the nation’s most respec...