Faculty Member: Mareen Thomas, M.D., Assistant Professor
Division: Pediatric Endocrinology
Start Date: August 25, 2014
Medical School: Medical College of Virginia – VCU School of Medicine
Residency: Yale University School of Medicine
Fellowship: Pediatric Endocrinology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Research Interests: Type 1 and 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Adolescents, Monogenic Diabetes, Sulfonylurea use in diabetes
Proudest/greatest achievement outside of the professional realm?
Climbing Ben Nevis (highest mountain in the Scottish Highlands).
What are you usually doing on the weekend or during time off?
Spending time with my two toddlers and husband.
Best advice anyone ever gave you?
“Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.” – John F. Kennedy (One of my favorite quotes.)
What about you would surprise us?
Many members of my family live in Kerala, India.
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