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Expert Details

Nutrition, Medicine, Endocrinology, Obesity

ID: 727254 Maryland, USA

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Expert is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. She has expertise in the clinical treatment and management of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Expert's research concentrates on understanding the genetics of eating behavior; and the role of taste receptors in nutrient assimilation. Expert also investigates the role of sodium and potassium on blood pressure.

Expert is a diplomate in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism. She has maintained the requirements of this board since 2000. Expert maintains an active clinical practice in an academic setting. She has extensive experience treating patients with diabetes and pre-diabetes.

Expert maintains her credentials as a Registered Dietician. She has extensive experience in treating diabetes, obesity and metabolic syndrome; and incorporating nutrition into the treatment plan. Expert has developed nutrition curricula and teaches nutrition to dental and medical students. She is experienced in the development of protocols for clinical nutrition research.

Expert has served as a consultant as a reviewer of funding proposals.Expert has developed and presented several seminars related to nutrition, diabetes and obesity


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1995 Degree: M.D. Subject: Medicine Institution: Medical College of Ohio
Year: 1979 Degree: B.S. Subject: Nutrition Institution: Texas Christian University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2000 to 2009 Employer: University of Maryland School of Medicine Title: Assistant Professor Department: Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Expert provides clinical care to patients with internal medicine and endocrine disorders, particularly diabetes and obesity. She engages in independent research and teaches medical and dental students.

Government Experience

Years Agency Role Description
Years: 2003 to 2003 Agency: National Academies of Science Role: Reviewer Description: Reviewed funding proposals
Years: 2009 to 2009 Agency: NIH Role: Grant Reviewer Description: Reviewed funding proposals

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 1985 to 1989 Country / Region: Saudi Arabia Summary: Expert was employed as Director of Nutrition Services at a hospital in Riyadh.
Years: 2004 to 2004 Country / Region: Kenya Summary: Expert presented endocrine topics during an international continuing medical education conference

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
American Diabetes Association,
The Endocrine Society,
American Society of Nutrition
Licenses / Certifications
Active Maryland Physician License,
American Board of Internal Medicine, Diplomate in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Professional Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical / Professional
Internal Medicine Residency: University of Maryland, Baltimore

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship: University of Maryland, Baltimore
Publications and Patents Summary
Expert has 8 publications and one patent.

Fields of Expertise

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