About the Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship Program
Welcome to the website for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship Training Program at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). We are extremely proud of our fellows, the faculty, and the program’s comprehensive and innovative curriculum that span both VCU Health and the Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Administration Hospital.. The VCU medical campus features state-of-the-art clinical, research, educational, and simulation facilities. But, what makes the VCU training experience so rich and the learning climate optimal is the supportive, experienced faculty who are committed to teaching and the collegiality of the fellows. We invite you to explore our website and learn more about what VCU has to offer you educationally regarding an exciting career in the field of endocrinology.
Fellows in the VCU Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship Training Program are members of an academic medical community that spans VCU Health and the Hunter Holmes in which there is a commitment to learning the knowledge, attitudes and skills required for the practice of endocrinology while providing the highest quality medical care to a diverse patient population.
- To train fellows to become compassionate physicians who are competent in the delivery of evidence-based, integrated, multidisciplinary healthcare for patients with both common and rare endocrine disorders, in the outpatient and inpatient settings
- To provide a depth and breadth of training that allows fellows to successfully pursue a variety of career options including academic medicine, private practice and industry
- To create a collegial and supportive setting for intellectual growth that promotes lifelong learning in the dynamic field of endocrinology within the content of a rapidly changing healthcare environment
- To partner with our fellows in contributing to the science of medicine through mentorship, research opportunities and dissemination of information