Education & Training

Medical School

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

Residency

Internal Medicine

  • University of Missouri School of Medicine GME
  • Universidad Nacional De Colombia

Fellowship

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

  • University of Missouri School of Medicine GME

Boards

American Board of Internal Medicine-Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Insurances

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Academic Information

Director of Faculty Research
Professor of Medicine
Thomas W. Burns, MD Distinguished Professorship in Diabetes
NextGen Precision Health Investigator

Research Profile

Areas of Expertise

  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Grave's disease
  • Hypertension
  • Osteoporosis
  • Lipid disorders
  • Endocrine disorders

Awards & Honors

  • 2000 - 2001: Distinction to the best intern in the Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota
  • 2001: First place in 2001 class Medical School ranking, National University of Colombia, June
  • 2007 - 2008: Outstanding Student Teaching Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri
  • 2007 - 2008: Outstanding Third/Fourth Year Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri