Faculty

Muir, Andrew (Division Chief)
abmuir@emory.edu

Residency: Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Fellowship: Children’s Hospital, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Research Fellowship: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Areas of interest:
Implementing new models of healthcare delivery

Special Clinics:
-General endocrine clinic in Athens, GA

Research projects to work on/mentor with fellows:
-Neonatal programming of growth and body composition in rhesus monkeys.
-Measures of healthcare quality in pediatric endocrinology
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Patterson, Briana (Program Director)
bcpatte@emory.edu

Residency: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Areas of interest:
endocrine disorders in pediatric cancer survivors and brain tumor patients

Special clinic:
Endocrinology clinic in neuro-oncology department of the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center

Research projects to work on/mentor with fellows:
-thyroid cancer investigations
-transitional care for brain tumor survivor population
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Meacham, Lillian (Children’s Chair for Cancer Survivorship Program)
lmeacha@emory.edu

Residency: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Areas of interest:
-Endocrine problems in pediatric cancer survivors.
-Late effects of cancer treatment

special clinic:
Medical director of the Aflac Cancer Survivor program

Research projects to work on/mentor with fellows:
projects related to survivorship, infertility, diabetes post radiation
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Ham, Jee-Young Nina
j.n.ham@emory.edu

Residency:Children's Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University
Fellowship:The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Areas of interest:
-Hyperlipidemia
-Disorders of insulin secretion

special clinic:
-Lipid disorders clinic
-Strong4Life clinic
-DiGeorge clinic

Research projects to work on/mentor with fellows:
Projects involving hyperlipidemia obesity, fatty liver disease.
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Fadoju, Doris
doris.o.fadoju@emory.edu

Residency: St. Christopher’s hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Areas of interest:
Disorders of Puberty, Adrenarche

special clinic:
-Turner Syndrome clinic
-General endocrine in Forsythe, GA

Research projects to work on/mentor with fellows:
Researching hormonal markers for premature adrenarche in minority populations
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Daley, Tanicia
tanicia.daley@emory.edu

Residency: University of Chicago, IL
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Area of interest:
Transitioning care of Pediatric Diabetes population

Special clinic:
Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes (in Emory) and general endocrine in Athens, GA
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Panagiotakopoulos, Leonidas
lpanagi@emory.edu

Residency:Albert Einstein pediatric residency Program, NY
Fellowship:Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Areas of interest:
-Sexual differentiation

special clinic:
-Endocrine transgender care
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Loechner, Karen
kloechn@emory.edu

Residency:MGH (Massachusetts General Hospital), Boston, MA
Fellowship:MGH (Massachusetts General Hospital), Boston, MA
Areas of interest:
-CAH (adrenal disorders), Osteoporosis

special clinic:
-Metabolic Bone Clinic
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Sobha P. Fritz, PhD
sfritz@emory.edu

Internship:University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Areas of interest:
-Coping with chronic health conditions
-Poor compliance in Type 1 Diabetes
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Kristina Cossen, MD
kristina.cossen@emory.edu

Residency:Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Areas of interest:
-thyroid nodules
-disorders of blood glucose regulation, including diabetes mellitus
-quality improvement
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Sobenna A. George, MD
sgeorg4@emory.edu

Residency: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Areas of interest:
Global health, cancer survivorship, telehealth

Special clinic:
Telemedicine

Research projects to work on/mentor with fellows:
-Assessment of ovarian reserve in adolescent survivors of childhood cancer
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