Member Spotlight

Cherié Butts, PhD

Cherié Butts, Ph.D. Cherié Butts, Ph.D. is the current chair of the Nominating Committee. Dr. Butts has been a member since 2004 and has also served as a member of the Trainee & Career Development Core Committee, Research Affairs Core Committee, and Committee on Diversity.

Cherié’s has made numerous contributions to our organization. In her role as Nominating Committee Chair, Cherié has been instrumental in enhancing a more comprehensive nominations and elections process. This included capturing additional member profile and leadership information from potential candidates and placing an emphasis on ensuring that the slate of candidates was balanced and reflected the diversity of members and perspectives that make our organization unique. Cherié is a dedicated faculty member and mentor of the Future Leaders Advancing Research in Endocrinology (FLARE) program and has been a tremendous influence on the career trajectories of more than 100 FLARE fellows.

Additionally, Cherié is championing our efforts to celebrate 25 years of diversity and inclusion in our Society. The celebration will feature online historical perspectives on our diversity and inclusion efforts, stories in Endocrine News, and culminate in a celebration of diversity and inclusion during ENDO 2020.

We thank Cherié and celebrate her tireless efforts to support our Society and our members!

In Endocrine News

Five Endocrine Society Members Elected to the National Academy of Medicine

Endocrine Society members Rexford Ahima, MD, PhD, Myles Brown, MD, Nancy Carrasco, MD, Mark Evers, MD, and Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD, have been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service. New members are elected by current members through a process that recognizes individuals who have made major contributions to the advancement of the medical sciences, healthcare, and public health.

Endocrine Society members Rexford Ahima, MD, PhD, Myles Brown, MD, Nancy Carrasco, MD, Mark Evers, MD, and Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD, have been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service. New members are elected by current members through a process that recognizes individuals who have made major contributions to the advancement of the medical sciences, healthcare, and public health.

In Endocrine News

Joy Wu Named Vice Chair of Basic Science at Stanford Department of Medicine

Joy Wu, MD, PhD, University of Stanford
Joy Wu, MD, PhD, has been appointed as vice chair, Basic and Translational Science, Department of Medicine, at Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif. “Physician-scientists serve a unique and valuable role in biomedical research,” Wu says. “I am thrilled and honored by this opportunity to support the amazing research being done by our faculty in the Department of Medicine, with an emphasis on diversity and team science.”

Joy Wu, MD, PhD, has been appointed as vice chair, Basic and Translational Science, Department of Medicine, at Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif. “Physician-scientists serve a unique and valuable role in biomedical research,” Wu says. “I am thrilled and honored by this opportunity to support the amazing research being done by our faculty in the Department of Medicine, with an emphasis on diversity and team science.”

Journals

The Best of Endocrine Society Journals 2020

Explore a collection of top articles published in the Endocrine Society journals in 2020, selected on the basis of citations, downloads, and Altmetric score.

Explore a collection of top articles published in the Endocrine Society journals in 2020, selected on the basis of citations, downloads, and Altmetric score.

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