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Brian Kobilka, M.D.

2012 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry Speaking at Washington University

We are proud to welcome the 2012 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Brian K. Kobilka, M.D. to the Washington University School of Medicine for the Alexander & Helena and Gustav & Miriam Schonfeld Lecture in Medicine. Dr. Kibolka will be giving his lecture on Thursday, April 10, 2014 in the Malvern B. Clop...
Fumihiko Urano, MD, PhD

Fumihiko Urano, MD, PhD Receives Grant from JDRF

Fumihiko Urano, MD, PhD, the Samuel E. Schechter Professor of Medicine, and Emil Unanue, MD, the Paul and Ellen Lacy Professor of Pathology and Immunology received a two-year, $500,000 grant from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation for research titled “Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress and Immunolo...
Janet B. McGill, M.D.

Janet B. McGill, M.D. Receives 2014 Distinguished Clinician Award

Janet B. McGill, M.D., M.A., professor of medicine, is being recognized as a superb clinician in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. McGill is described as a caring physician whose patients benefit from her outstanding clinical acumen, attention to detail, empathy and enthusiasm. She has been in...
Anne Carol Goldberg, M.D. named the recipient of the 2014 Neville Grant Award

Anne Carol Goldberg, M.D. named the recipient of the 2014 Neville Grant Award for Clinical Excellence

Anne Carol Goldberg, MD was named the recipient of the 2014 Neville Grant Award for Clinical Excellence at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. The annual award recognizes a member of the Barnes-Jewish medical staff who exemplifies compassion and excellence in clinical care. Goldberg is considered a caring and t...
Janet B. McGill, M.D and Robert J. Groper, M.D.

Study Shows Diabetes Drugs Affect Hearts of Men and Women Differently

Type 2 diabetes treatments have different effects on the hearts of men and women, according to a study that appears in the December issue of the American Journal of Physiology – Heart and Circulatory Physiology. The commonly prescribed diabetes drug metformin had positive effects on heart func...
Robert S. Sherwin, M.D.

Robert S. Sherwin, MD Speaking at Diabetes Day Symposium

On November 14, 2013, Robert S. Sherwin, MD will be giving a lecture titled: “The Brain-Diabetes Connection: Claude Bernard Revisited” at the Diabetes Day Symposium from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m in Moore Auditorium. Dr. Sherwin is the C.N.H. Long Professor of Medicine, Director of the CTSA-funded Yale ...
Carlos Bernal-Mizrachi, M.D. Elected Into The ASCI

Carlos Bernal-Mizrachi, MD Elected Into The ASCI on April 26, 2013

On April 26, 2013, Carlos Bernal-Mizrachi, M.D. was elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation for his outstanding scholarly achievement in biomedical research. The ASCI elects up to 80 new members each year for their significant research accomplishments from several hundred nominati...
Fumihiko Urano, MD, PhD

Fumihiko Urano, MD, PhD Named Schechter Professor of Medicine

Renowned diabetes researcher Fumihiko Urano, MD, PhD, is the new Samuel E. Schechter Professor of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Urano’s research involves locating biomarkers that may lead to more effective treatments, or even a cure, for juvenile-onset diabetes, ...
Congratulations to Our Physicians - Best Doctors 2013

Congratulations to Our Physicians

Congratulations to our physicians for being named to the 2013 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. Only 5% of the doctors in America are actually selected for this prest...

Leading diabetes researcher, William H. Daughaday, M.D. died Friday, May 3, 2013

William H. Daughaday, M.D., a leading diabetes researcher, world authority on growth hormone and former director of the metabolism division at the School of Medicine, died Friday, May 3, 2013, after a long illness, in Milwaukee. He was 95. The on-line article appearing at Washington University’...