Tennessee Physician Awarded Master of the American College of Endocrinology

Tennessee Physician Awarded Master of the American College of Endocrinology

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)Dalia Mousa, 904-404-4160

Abbas E. Kitabchi, Ph.D., M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E., received the Master of the American College of Endocrinology (MACE) Award at the in Phoenix on May 4, 2013.

The MACE Award is given to an AACE member who has received the Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology (FACE) distinction, is recognized as a distinguished practicing endocrinologist as well as a role model for developing endocrinologists, and is a contributor to AACE and to the art and science of endocrinology.

“I am honored and humbled to have the wonderful recognition of the MACE title bestowed upon me,” said Dr. Kitabchi. “I would also like to acknowledge the support and love of my family, particularly my wife, Lynn Ellen. I look forward to meeting and interacting with all of my fellow AACE members.”

Dr. Kitabchi currently is the Maston K. Callison Professor, Professor of Medicine and Molecular Sciences and is the former Director of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

Dr. Kitabchi’s biography and high-resolution photo are available

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