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Endocrinology

Welcome to the Duke Pediatric Endocrinology fellowship program.

The overall objectives of the program are four-fold:

  • To insure that each trainee is provided the background and experience necessary to diagnose and manage the panoply of childhood hormonal and metabolic disorders intrinsic to the field of pediatric endocrinology;
  • To insure that trainees develop expertise in fundamental techniques of modern molecular and cellular endocrinology;
  • To provide each fellow the opportunity to explore a research project in depth and to present the results of that research in oral and written form; and
  • To inculcate a refined professionalism that enables the fellow to communicate effectively and sympathetically with patients, their families and other health care providers, to respect confidentiality, and to avoid conflicts of interest.

Program Overview

   
Positions offered per year One
Current number of fellows Three
Program duration Three years
Accrediting body Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
Match participation? Yes
Contact person

Elizabeth Sasser
Program Coordinator
Box 2739 DUMC
Durham, NC 27710
919.684.9140
919.660.2041 fax
elizabeth.sasser@duke.edu

How to apply

In most years, applications are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). However, the program is not participating in ERAS in the 2020 application/recruitment season for July 2021 appointments.

Program director Laura Page, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
919.684.5091
laura.page@duke.edu
Associate program director

Michael Freemark, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
919.684.8350
freem001@mc.duke.edu

Current Fellows

Third Year
Melody Shi, MD

Second Year
Elizabeth Greene, MD

First Year
Grace Hendrix, MD
 

 

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