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Faculty & Staff

The Department of Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders is currently comprised of both clinical and basic science faculty members who evaluate, manage, and investigate a wide spectrum of endocrine tumors/malignancies and related diseases of the thyroid, adrenal, parathyroid, pituitary, and pancreas.

Steven I. Sherman, M.D.
Professor
Associate Vice Provost, Clinical Research
Chair and Naguib Samaan Distinguished Professor in Endocrinology

Rozita Bagheri-Yarmand, Ph.D
Assistant Professor

Naifa L. Busaidy, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director, Thyroid Nodule Clinic

Maria Cabanillas, M.D. 
Associate Professor
Faculty Director, Endocrine Clinical Research 

Aubrey Carhill, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Gilbert J. Cote, Ph.D.
Professor

Ramona Dadu, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Robert F. Gagel, M.D.
Professor
Division Head, Division of Internal Medicine
Chief, Section of Bone & Mineral Disorders
Director, The Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Bone Disease Program of Texas

Thomas Garcia Jr, Ph.D.
Instructor

Mouhammed Amir Habra, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director, Thyroid Cancer Survivorship Clinic

Marie-Claude Hofmann, Ph.D.
Professor

Mimi I. Hu, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director, Oncologic Endocrinology Fellowship Program
Director, Bone Health Clinic

Camilo Jimenez Vasquez, M.D.
Associate Professor

Victor R. Lavis, M.D.
Professor
Chief, Section of Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders

Rena Vassilopoulou-Sellin, M.D.
Clinical Professor

Krishna M. Sinha, Ph.D
Assistant Professor

Sonali Thosani, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Steven G. Waguespack, M.D.
Professor
Deputy Chair

Sai Ching Jim Yeung, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor

Anita K. Ying, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Medical Director, Endocrine Center

Nurse Practitioners & Physician Assistants

Veronica Brady, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, BC-ADM, CDE
Advanced Practice Nurse 

Ashima Goyal, MMS, PA-C
Physician Assistant 

Kari Hartman, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Li-Ling Hwang, MS, NP, APN
Advanced Practice Nurse

Elizabeth F. Isaacs, MS, CDE, FNP-BC, RN
Advanced Practice Nurse

Celia Levesque, MS, RN
Advanced Practice Nurse

K. Ashley Martin, MS, RN
Advanced Practice Nurse

Cheryl L. Potter, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Johnny Rollins, MSN, ANP, RN
Manager, Mid-Level Providers

Sigi S. Varghese, MS, RN
Advanced Practice Nurse



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