Dr. Ellen Leschek : NIDDK

Dr. Ellen Leschek

NIDDK, National Institutes of Health
Building 2DEM, Room 603
6707 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20892
Tel: 301-402-8291
Fax: 301-480-3503
Email: ellenl@mail.nih.gov

Current Position:
Program Director, Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet

Current Portfolio/Responsibilities:

Oversee Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet, a large clinical trials network conducting international

studies addressing prevention of and early intervention in type 1 diabetes.

Previous Training and Experience:

M.D., George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC (1984-1988)

Residency, Pediatrics, Medical Center of Delaware, Newark (1988-1991)

Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD,

Bethesda, MD (1992-1995)

Clinical Associate, Pediatric Endocrinology, Developmental Endocrinology Branch,

NICHD, Bethesda, MD (1995-2003)

Board Certified in Pediatrics

Board Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology

Committees/ Working Groups:

NIDDK Clinical Studies Working Group

NIH Institutional Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Working Group

(NIDDK Representative)

NIH Interagency Coordinating Committee on Human Growth Hormone and Creutzfeldt-

Jakob Disease

Other Activities:

Special Volunteer – Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, Developmental Endocrinology

Branch, NICHD, Bethesda, MD – Evaluation and treatment of patients in the

Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic and training of NICHD Pediatric Endocrinology Fellows (2003-present)

Page last updated: September 01, 2007

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