Meet Mareen Thomas

September 30, 2014 by

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.


Mareen Thomas, M.D., Assistant Professor


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