California Endocrinologist to Receive the John A. Seibel, MD, Award From International Endocrinology Association

Monday, May 2, 2016 10:57 am EDT

Dateline:

Jacksonville, Fla.
"The College is our main hope for the preservation of what is best in endocrinology, which benefits everyone"

Daniel Einhorn, MD, FACP, FACE, is the 2016 recipient of the John A. Seibel, MD, Award, which will be presented on May 27, 2016 during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists’ (AACE) 25th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Orlando, May 25-29, 2016. 

The John A. Seibel, MD, Award is presented to an individual who has promoted the continued excellence of the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) through charitable contributions. Selection is based on three levels of philanthropic giving to the American College of Endocrinology.

Dr. Einhorn is an endocrinologist with Diabetes and Endocrine Associates; serves as Medical Director of the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute, and is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California San Diego.

"The College is our main hope for the preservation of what is best in endocrinology, which benefits everyone,” said Dr. Einhorn. “What’s new is that the College needs our philanthropic support. It’s giving so others can give.”

In 2005, Dr. Einhorn was the recipient of the Yank D. Coble, Jr., MD, Distinguished Service Award from the American College of Endocrinology (ACE). In 2006, he was elected Secretary of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and in subsequent years, elected as Treasurer, Vice President, President-Elect and then President in 2010-2011.

 Dr. Einhorn was Co-Chair of the AACE/ACE Consensus Conference on the Insulin Resistance Syndrome (2003) and the Consensus Conference on Prediabetes (2008). He served as a task force member of the Consensus Conference on Obesity (2014) and Consensus Conference on Glucose Monitoring (2014).  He has served as Past Chair of multiple committees and as the original AACE 3000 Campaign. He is on the Board and Executive Committee of the California Chapter of AACE, and has presented at regional and national AACE meetings for more than 20 years.

Dr. Einhorn’s full biography and high-resolution photo are available here.

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About the American College of Endocrinology Foundation (ACEF)

The American College of Endocrinology Foundation (ACEF) was created to provide independent financial support for the American College of Endocrinology’s (ACE) patient education programs, physician/allied health professional education and advancing science. For more information, please visit https://www.aace.com/acef/about. 

About the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) represents more than 7,000 endocrinologists in the United States and abroad. AACE is the largest association of clinical endocrinologists in the world. A majority of AACE members are certified in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism and concentrate on the treatment of patients with endocrine and metabolic disorders including diabetes, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, growth hormone deficiency, cholesterol disorders, hypertension, and obesity. Visit our site at  www.aace.com. 

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AACE
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