Mayo Clinic School of Medicine Professor to Receive Frontiers in Science Award from Major Medical Association

Thursday, May 10, 2018 11:02 am EDT

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

Sundeep Khosla, MD, a Professor at the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, is the recipient of the 2018 American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Frontiers in Science Award, that recognizes an individual who has demonstrated exemplary contributions to their profession or area of expertise. Dr. Khosla will receive his award on Saturday, May 19, 2018, during the 27th AACE Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Boston.

Dr. Khosla is the Dr. Francis Chucker and Nathan Landow Professor of Medicine and Physiology in the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, and serves as Consultant in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition at Mayo Clinic Rochester. In addition, Dr. Khosla holds a joint appointment as Consultant in the Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering at Mayo Clinic Rochester.

He has served as Chair of the Mayo Clinic’s Metabolic Bone Disease Core Group; Chair of Research for the Division of Endocrinology, and as Dean, Director and Principal Investigator for the Mayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science/CTSA grant. He is past Vice-President of the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) and past President of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR). He has served as an editorial board member for several medical journals and is currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Bone.

Dr. Khosla has published 327 peer-reviewed papers and 109 book chapters/editorials and has received numerous prestigious awards for his innovation and clinical excellence.

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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.