Virginia Physician Elected as Treasurer of Major National Physician Organization

Saturday, May 6, 2017 2:00 pm EDT

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AUSTIN, Texas
"AACE is a dynamic organization with far-reaching activities, and I am honored to serve with my fellow officers to contribute to the financial well-being of AACE"

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Howard M. Lando, MD, FACP, FACE was elected Treasurer today of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) at its 26th Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress in Austin, Texas.

“AACE is a dynamic organization with far-reaching activities, and I am honored to serve with my fellow officers to contribute to the financial well-being of AACE,” said Dr. Lando.

As Treasurer, he will serve on the Association’s Executive Committee and Board of Directors. Also, he will serve on committees and task forces as appointed by the AACE president.

Dr. Lando is a practicing endocrinologist with Medical Specialists of Northern Virginia in Alexandria and Reston. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia (V.C.U.) in Richmond. His internship and residency were completed at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, and his fellowship was completed at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C., where he is a Clinical Professor of Medicine. Dr. Lando is a past president of Inova Mt. Vernon Hospital medical staff and has served on its executive committee since 1995. In addition, Dr. Lando is a past president of the D.C. affiliate of the American Diabetes Association.

Dr. Lando joined AACE in 1991, and has served AACE as the chair of the Legislative and Regulatory Committee; and as a member of the Bylaws, Socioeconomics and Advocacy, Legislative and Regulatory and Underserved Populations and ACE FACE Applications committees. He has served on numerous AACE task forces, including ECNU, Sunshine Act and, most recently, as a participant and writer for the organization’s Glucose Monitoring Conference.

About the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) represents more than 7,500 endocrinologists in the United States and abroad. AACE is the largest association of clinical endocrinologists in the world. The 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.

About the American College of Endocrinology (ACE)

The American College of Endocrinology (ACE) is the educational and scientific arm of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE). ACE is the leader in advancing the care and prevention of endocrine and metabolic disorders by: providing professional education and reliable public health information; recognizing excellence in education, research and service; promoting clinical research and defining the future of Clinical Endocrinology. For more information, please visit www.aace.com/college.

Contact:

AACE
Joy Batteh-Freiha, (904) 422-7645
jbfreiha@aace.com