Chairperson – USA
Margaret E. Wierman MD, is a Professor of Medicine, Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine where she directs the Pituitary and Adrenal Tumor Program.
Dr. Wierman is a translational physician scientist whose research interest has been in reproductive endocrinology and sex hormone action, and more recently in the molecular mechanisms of pituitary tumors and adrenal cancer. She also directs the Program to Advance Gender Equity in the Department of Medicine.
Dr. Wierman has a long track record in mentoring and pipeline development of academic researchers. She directs the K to R grant review and mock study section program at Colorado to aid junior investigators in obtaining their first R type award. She received the Women in Endocrinology Mentor Award and the Endocrine Society Laureate Mentor Award from the Endocrine Society.
Dr. Wierman is the chair-elect for the International Society of Endocrinology.