Jeffrey Baron, MD received his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He did a residency in pediatrics at Yale-New Haven Hospital, followed by a fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. He has remained at the NIH where he is now a senior investigator and Head of the Section on Growth and Development in the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. His research focuses on the regulation of childhood growth and the etiology childhood growth disorders.
- Identify important endocrine, paracrine, and intracellular systems that regulate childhood growth
- Apply the concepts of growth regulation to the diagnosis of childhood growth disorders
- Outline current and potential treatments for childhood growth disorders
- Jeffrey Baron, MD
This seminar was delivered as a Pediatric Grand Rounds Lecture at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, on October 27, 2021.
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