Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism Fellowship

Faculty


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Betty Drees, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E.
Professor and Program Director Department of Internal MedicineDepartment of Biomedical and Health Informatics
  • Specialty: Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Medical School: University of Kansas
  • Internal Medicine Residency: University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship: University of Kansas Medical Center
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Brandon Barthel, M.D.
Assistant Professor Department of Internal Medicine
  • Specialty:  Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Medical School:  University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Internal Medicine Residency:  University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship:  University of Missouri-Columbia
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Andrew Bzowyckyj, PharmD, C.D.E.
Clinical Assistant Professor UMKC School of Pharmacy
  • Specialty: Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy School: University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy
  • Ambulatory Pharmacy Care Residency: University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy
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Richard Hellman, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E.
Clinical Professor Department of Internal Medicine
  • Specialty: Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Medical School: Chicago Medical School
  • Internal Medicine Residency: University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship: University of Kansas Medical Center
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Peminda K. Cabandugama, M.D., Bsc. (Hons)
Assistant Professor Department of Internal Medicine
  • Specialty:  Endocrinology and Metabolism, Obesity
  • Medical School: St. George’s University School of Medicine
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center, Brooklyn NY
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship:  University of Missouri-Columbia
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Avin P. Pothuloori, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Internal Medicine
  • Specialty:  Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Medical School: St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine
  • Internal Medicine Residency: University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine
  • Adult and Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship:  Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
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Howard M. Rosen, M.D., F.A.C.E., E.C.N.U.
Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Internal Medicine
  • Specialty: Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Medical School: Pennsylvania State College of Medicine
  • Internal Medicine Residency: University of Maryland Hospital
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship: University of Michigan Hospital
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Lamont G. Weide, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor Department of Internal Medicine
  • Specialty: Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Medical School: University of Texas, San Antonio
  • Doctoral Degree: University of Texas, Dallas
  • Postdoctoral Training: University of Texas, San Antonio
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Indiana University Medical Center
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship: Washington University, St. Louis
Associated Faculty

Section of Endocrinology – Children’s Mercy Hospital
Joseph Cernich, MD – Assoc. Professor and Pediatric Endocrinology Program Director

Department of Internal Medicine
Matthew B. Lindquist, MD – Joining Faculty Summer 2017 (Weight Management)

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
John Yeast, MD – Professor (Endocrinology in Pregnancy)
Gregory Starks, MD – Clinical Professor (Reproductive Endocrinology)

Department of Radiology
Natasha Acosta, MD – Clinical Asst. Professor (Neuroradiology)

Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics
Karen Williams, PhD – Professor (Research Mentor)

Department of Pathology
Kamani Lankachandra, MD – Assoc. Professor and Chair (Clinical Laboratory)
Hana Hamden, MD – Asst. Professor (Cytopathology)