Ellen Kim  eekim@wustl.edu

Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Diabetes
Endocrinology and Diabetes

phone: (314) 454-6051

Clinical Interests

  • Diabetes
  • Pubertal disorders
  • Growth disorders
  • Adrenal disorders
  • PCOS
  • Pituitary disorders

Education

  • BA, Northwestern University1996
  • MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine2000

Training

  • Pediatric Intern, Indiana University, Riley Children's Hospital2000 - 2001
  • Pediatric Resident, Northwestern University, Lurie Children's Hospital2001 - 2003
  • Pediatric Endocrinology Fellow, University of Chicago, Comer Children's Hospital2003 - 2005
  • Pediatric Endocrinology Fellow, University of Missouri, Kansas City--Children's Mercy Hospital2005 - 2006

Licensure and Board Certification

  • General Pediatrics 2003
  • Pediatric Endocrinology 2007
  • IL, State Medical License 2008
  • MO, State Medical License 2017

Honors

  • George M. Eisenberg Foundation Fellows Award2003 - 2004
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award2004 - 2005

Recent Publications view all (3)


  1. Severe menorrhagia, unilateral ovarian mass, elevated inhibin levels, and severe hypothyroidism: an unusual presentation of Van Wyk and Grumbach syndrome. J Pediatr Surg. 2013;48(1):e51-4. PMID:23331842 
  2. Successful prolonged use of recombinant human insulin-like growth factor-1 in a child with cystic fibrosis. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2011;46(11):1137-41. PMID:21618713 
  3. Insulin augments GnRH-stimulated LHbeta gene expression by Egr-1. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2006;249(1-2):99-106. PMCID:PMC3464308  PMID:16530935 
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