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

Postgraduate Clinical Endocrinology Course 2009-2010

Thursdays, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
728 Southwest Tower

August 13, 2009
Fellows Instructional Session
Please note place/time: Diabetes Center 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Nutrition Skills Day: Lipid disorders, CKD, Celiac, Diabetes
(includes carbohydrate counting)
Joyce Bateman, RD
Kathy Norwood, RD, MS
Carole Field, RD, CDE

August 20, 2009
Endocrine Fellows
Please note place/time: 728 SWT 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Professionalism Skills Day: End of Life and Palliative Care
Reading the Literature
Statistical Standards for Clinical Trials
Other topics TBD
Janet McGill, M.D.
Kim Carmichael, M.D.

August 27, 2009
Fellows Instructional Session
Please note place/time: Diabetes Center, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Thyroid Biopsy Skills Day
Group biopsy sessions alternating with insulin pens and meters
Simon Fisher, M.D., Ph.D.
Debbie Manchester, MSN, CDE
Barbara Klinger, BSN, CDE

September 3, 2009
Fellows Instructional Session
Please note place/time: 728 SWT 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Skills Day: Insulin Pumps and CGMS
Gaye Knutsen, APRN-BC, CDE
Diane O/Reilly, APRN-BC, DDE

September 10, 2009
Challenges of treating Diabetes in Impoverished India
Santosh Gupta, M.D.
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

September 17, 2009
Hypoglycemia in Non-Diabetic Persons
Philip Cryer, M.D.

September 24, 2009
G-Protein Related Diseases
Tom Baranski, M.D., Ph.D.

October 1, 2009
Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Children
Neil White, M.D.

October 8, 2009
Short Stature – UpdateAbby Hollander, M.D.

October 15, 2009
ProlactinomaWilliam Clutter, M.D.

October 22, 2009
Thyroid hormone synthesis and action
Simon Fisher, M.D., Ph.D.

October 29, 2009
Adrenal Disorders
Kim Carmichael, M.D.

November 5, 2009
Celiac Disease and Diabetes
William E. Bennett, Jr., M.D.
Research Fellow
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

November 12, 2009
Diabetes Day
12 – 2 p.m. The King Center (7th floor Becker Medical Library)
Poster Presentations by Trainees from DRTC Labs
2-4 p.m. Erlanger Auditorium (McDonnell Science Building)
Featured Speakers:
Colin G. Nichols, Ph.D.
Carl Cori Professor of Cell Biology and Physiology
Washington University School of Medicine
“Diabetes at the Intersection of Metabolism and Excitability”
George L. King, M.D.
Director, Research Division, Joslin Diabetes Center
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
“Diabetic Complications: Mechanisms Beyond Oxidative Stress”

November 19, 2009
Diabetes in Pregnancy
Janet McGill, M.D.

November 26, 2009

December 3, 2009
Craniopharyngioma in Children
Paul Hruz, M.D.

December 10, 2009
Fellows/Post Docs Research Day

December 17, 2009

December 24, 2009

December 31, 2009

January 7, 2010
SERMS, SARM, GRM and Steroids in Bone Physiology: Part 1
Dwight Towler, M.D., Ph.D.

January 14, 2010
SERMS, SARM, GRM and Steroids in Bone Physiology: Part 2
Dwight Towler, M.D., Ph.D.

January 21, 2010
Paget’s Disease
Michael Whyte, M.D.

January 28, 2010
Vitamin D2 or D3, which one to pick?
Carlos Bernal-Mizrachi, M.D.

February 4, 2010
Male Hypogonadism: Evaluation and Treatment
Steve Giddings, M.D.

February 11, 2010
Disorders of the Sympathoadrenal System
Philip Cryer, M.D.

February 18, 2010
Ambiguous Genitalia: Evaluation and Management
Rebecca Green, M.D., Ph.D.

February 25, 2010
Diabetic Neuropathy
Garry Tobin, M.D.

March 4, 2010
Prevention of Osteoporosis Across Age Spectrum or Dexa Scans
Katherine Diemer, M.D.

March 11, 2010
Childhood Obesity
Lori Wagner, M.D.

March 18, 2010
High bone mass: Can there be too much of a good thing?
Roberto Civitelli, M.D.

March 25, 2010
Lipids: Practical Issues
Anne Goldberg, M.D.

April 1, 2010

April 8, 2010
Cholesterol Absorption and Lipoprotein Metabolism
Richard Ostlund, M.D.

April 15, 2010
Endocrine Disruptors in the Environment
Bess Marshall, M.D.

April 22, 2010
Nutritional Assessment
Dominic Reeds, M.D.

April 29, 2010
Bariatric Surgery
Esteban Varela, M.D., F.A.C.S.

May 6, 2010
Cushing’s Syndrome
Julie Silverstein, M.D.

May 13, 2010
Fellows/Post Docs Research Day
09:00 a.m. Dr. Arpita Vyas
09:15 a.m. Dr. Paula Newton
09:30 a.m. Dr. Rachel Lescher
09:45 a.m. Dr. John Oberlin
10:00 a.m. Dr. David Rometo
10:15 a.m. Dr. Judit Dunai
10:30 a.m. Dr. Zhiyu Wang
10:45 a.m. Dr. Mariko Johnson
11:00 a.m. Dr. Tariq Tanoli
11:15 a.m. Dr. Julio Leey
11:45 a.m. Dr. Amy Riek
12:00 p.m. Dr. Xiaochao Wei
12:15 p.m. Dr. Laura Palanker-Musselman
12:30 p.m. Dr. Ranjani Ramanathan
12:45 p.m. Dr. Ben Cooperberg

May 20, 2010
Pituitary Imaging
Mokhtar Gado, M.D.

May 27, 2010
Thyroid Cancer
Perry Grigsby, M.D.