Endocrine Expert Bios

  • Lewis E. Braverman, MD, FACE
    Professor of Medicine in the Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition
    Boston University School of Medicine

    Lewis E. Braverman, M.D., F.A.C.E., is currently Professor of Medicine in the Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition within the Department of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. 

  • Elise M. Brett, MD, FACE, ECNU
    Associate Clinical Professor, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai; Private Practice in Endocrinology and Metabolic Support

    Dr. Elise Brett completed her undergraduate education at the University of Michigan.  She received her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine residency and fellowship in endocrinology and metabolism at The Mount Sinai Hospital.  She continued to practice as a voluntary attending at Mount Sinai hospital and is currently Associate Clinical Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She is in private practice specializing in endocrinology and metabolic support. She is board certified in endocrinology and metabolism.

  • Michael A. Bush, MD
    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA; Private Practice, Beverly Hills, CA

    Dr. Michael Bush is a practicing endocrinologist in Beverly Hills, California.  He received his BA from Columbia University and his MD degree from the University of Southern California.  He trained as a Medical Resident at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center and as a Research and Clinical Fellow in Endocrinology at Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts General Hospital, where his research interest was in insulin action studying protein phosphorylation in isolated adipose and muscle cells.

  • A. Enrique Caballero, MD
    Outstanding Service Award for the Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population Recipient
    Enrique Caballero, MD, will be presented the Outstanding Service Award for the Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population. Dr. Caballero is the Director of the Latino Diabetes Initiative, Director of Medical Affairs of Professional Education, Staff Endocrinologist and Clinical Investigator at Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, MA. He is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
  • Felice A. Caldarella, MD, FACP, CDE, FACE
    Research Director--Hunterdon Medical Center, Flemington, NJ

    Dr. Felice Caldarella was raised in Brooklyn, New York.  He is a graduate of New York University. He received his medical degree from the SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Brown University in Rhode Island.  Dr. Caldarella then went on to receive subspecialty training in Endocrinology at UMDNJ in Newark, New Jersey. He is also a Certified Diabetes Educator.

  • Robert M. Califf, MD, MACC
    Eugene T. Davidson, MD, Public Service Award

    Dr.  Califf is the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Commissioner of food and drugs. As the top official of the FDA, Dr. Califf is committed to strengthening programs and policies that enable the agency to carry out its mission to protect and promote the public health. 

  • Rhoda H. Cobin, MD, MACE
    2014 AACE Board of Directors Advisor
    Clinical Professor of Medicine and Chief of Endocrine/Thyroid Clinic; Mount Sinai School of Medicine

    Rhoda H. Cobin MD, MACE, was a member of the original steering committee and founding Board of Directors of AACE. She served as the President of AACE from 2001-2002 and President of the American College of Endocrinology 2005-6. Dr. Cobin is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where she is Chief of the Endocrine/Thyroid Clinic.  A practicing Clinical Endocrinologist for 39 years in Ridgewood NJ, she has special interests in thyroid cancer, reproductive endocrinology, PCOS, pituitary disease and general endocrinology and diabetes.

  • Yank D. Coble, Jr., M.D., M.A.C.P., M.A.C.E.
    Distinguised Professor and Director, Center for Global Health and Medical Diplomacy, University of North Florida

    Dr. Yank Coble is Distinguished Professor and Director of the Center for Global Health and Medical Diplomacy, University of North Florida, and Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Florida.  He is former Chair of the Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, and Professor of Medicine and Family Medicine, University of Florida.   Dr.