John Buse MD, PhD

John Buse, MD, PhD

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1979 Dartmouth College, Hanover NH; AB, biochemistry
1986 Duke University, Durham, NC; MD, PhD
1991 University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Board certified, Endocrinology and Internal Medicine

UNC Position:

Verne S. Caviness Distinguished Professor
Director, Diabetes Care Center
Director, NC Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute                                                                                                                                                                                                             Chief, Division of Endocrinology
Executive Associate Dean, Clinical Research

Professional interests:

Dr. Buse’s clinical and research interests are in the prevention and treatment of diabetes and its complications. A past President for Medicine and Science at the American Diabetes Association and past Chair of the National Diabetes Education Program, he has authored more than 300 publications and has received numerous awards and honors, including the 2010 Castle Connolly National Physician of the Year award.


Personal interests:

Family, friends, reading, UNC sports, travel


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