Dr. Jennifer Hone reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Hone is a research physician at Sansum Diabetes Research Institute in Santa Barbara, California, specializing in clinical research in topics related to diabetes. In addition, Dr. Hone is on the faculty at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital System's Internal Medicine Residency Program and is developing an endocrinology fellowship program for the hospital. At the same time, Dr. Hone has started an endocrinology clinic at the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department (PHD), seeing patients, teaching, and developing systems improvements to enhance the care of patients with diabetes in the PHD.
Education and Training
MD: George Washington University Health Sciences Center, Washington, DC, 1989
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, 1989–1991
Fellowship in Endocrinology: National Institutes of Health, Diabetes Branch, Bethesda, MD, 1991–1994
American Board of Internal Medicine
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Endocrinology, Denver, CO, 1994–present
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