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Hossein Gharib, MD, MACP, MACE - Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Hossein Gharib, MD, MACP, MACE

Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Dr. Gharib is as an international authority on thyroid disorders.

Dr. Gharib has published 200+ peer reviewed articles and a number of books. Dr. Gharib has lectured more than 300 times at regional, national, or international endocrine events, and has been a visiting professor at 20 academic institutions in the U.S. and abroad.

Dr. Gharib is a Master of the American College of Physicians (M.A.C.P.) and a Master of the American College of Endocrinology (M.A.C.E.). He has been the recipient of many national and international awards, including the prestigious Paul Starr Award of the American Thyroid Association, the International Clinician Award of the Associazione Medici Endocrinologi, the Laureate Award of Mayo Clinic Department of Medicine, the Distinguished Physician Award of the Endocrine Society, and the Ellis Island Medal of Honor Award.

Dr. Gharib served as the President of the AACE in 2002, as the President of American College of Endocrinology in 2008, and has been the Dean of the Endocrine University since 2002. He is currently the President of the American Thyroid Association.

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Thyroid Disorders INSIGHTS

The touchENDOCRINOLOGY website provides a selection of resources to inform clinicians and patients about the latest developments in the field. The following are quick, non peer-reviewed, opinion-based updates addressing current trends and opinion on the most recent advances in the area of endocrinology:

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