Pediatric Endocrinology Faculty

Perrin C. White, M.D.
Professor
Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Audre Newman Rapoport Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Endocrinology
Director, Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Program
Interests: Genetic diseases of steroid hormone biosynthesis and metabolism, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and gene expression in white blood cells from children with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes mellitus

Soumya Adhikari, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director, Medical Student Clerkship
Interests: Preservation of beta cell function in Type 1 diabetes and neonatal hypocalcemia

Abha Choudhary, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric endocrinology, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, growth disorders

Bryan A. Dickson, M.D.
Professor
Clinical Director, Children’s Health℠ Endocrinology Center
Co-Director, Ambulatory and Network Services
Interests: Endocrine disorders in neuro-oncology patients, hypothalamic obesity, and iatrogenic adrenal insufficiency

Ernesto M. Fernandez, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Interests: Diabetes

Ellen K. Grishman, M.D., M.S.C.S.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Gene expression in leukocytes in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

Olga Gupta, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Diabetes in adolescents, congenital hyperinsulinism, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes mellitus, and hypoglycemia

Melissa R. Ham, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Associate Director, Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Program
Interests: Pediatric endocrinology

Ximena López, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Type 1 and 2 diabetes, incretin physiology in Type 1 and 2 diabetes, and incretin-based treatments for Type 1 and 2 diabetes

Sudha L. Mootha, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Interests: Pediatric endocrinology

Nivedita Patni, M.D.
Instructor
Interests: Pediatric dyslipidemia, lipodystrophy, Type 1 hyperlipoproteinemia, and progeria syndromes

Amanda Shaw, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Type 1 diabetes mellitus, prevention of Type 2 diabetes mellitus in children, short stature, and the effects of psychological intervention and counseling on children with diabetes

Ryan A. Stewart, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Interests: Diabetes, insulin pump, growth, thyroid, and using Drosophila as an animal model for congenital lipodystrophy and how it pertains to human disease

Grace M. Tannin, M.D.
Associate Professor
Interests: Pediatric endocrinology