Dr. Camacho is an endocrinologist at Loyola University Medical Center in Illinois. She is a Professor of Medicine and Director of the Loyola University Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease Center, and Program Director for the Endocrinology Fellowship Program.
She received her medical degree from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine and completed her Internal Medicine residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.
Actively involved with AACE since her fellowship, Dr. Camacho served as the Fellow-in-Training (FIT) representative to the Board of Directors from 1999-2000 and was elected to the AACE Board of Directors in 2003. During her term as a Board Member, she chaired the Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee, Publications Committee and AACE Finance Committee, among others. Also, Dr. Camacho has been a member of the Membership, International, Education Services, and Legislative and Regulatory Committees. In addition, she has been a member of the AACE Annual Meeting Clinical Congress Program Committee for the past nine years. In 2009, Dr. Camacho spearheaded the ABIM SEP session and continues to represent AACE in the National Bone Health Alliance, National Osteoporosis Foundation and ASBMR.
In 2014, Dr. Camacho chaired the AACE Education Services Committee, Bone and Parathyroid Committee and MOC Re-Certification Committee, and served as Vice-Chair of the International Endocrine Education Committee.
Dr. Camacho served as Treasurer for AACE and Secretary/Treasurer for the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) in 2013-2014. Her work on behalf of the College includes membership in the College Foundation Task Force, Chairing the FACE Application Committee in 2010-2011, and serving two terms on the ACE Board of Trustees.
Dr. Camacho has published three books: “Evidence-Based Endocrinology” – now in its third edition; “Osteoporosis: A Guide for Clinicians” (Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, PA), and “A Color Handbook of Endocrinology and Metabolism” (Manson, UK).