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Brian Layden, MD

Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

IDOC Medical Director, Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism


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Accomplishments and awards


2012-2015: NIH Pediatric Loan Repayment Program

2012: Central Society for Clinical Research Career Development Award

2012: American Federation for Medical Research Award for Outstanding Research


2010: Larry Jameson Research Award

2007-2010: NIH Pediatric Loan Repayment Program

2007-2010: Physician Scientist Training Program

Medical School

2005: UIC Student Research Forum Presentation Award

2001-2005: James Scholar Program for Independent Study

Graduate School

2000-2001: Dumbach Award, Loyala University of Chicago

2001: PhD with Distinction

Summer 2000: Visiting Scholar at University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

2000-2001: Schmitt Dissertation Fellowship

1999: Sigma Xi, Graduate School Poster Presentation, First Place

1999-2000: Research Assistantship

1998-1999: Teaching Assistantship

1998-2001: Tuition Scholarship


Medical School: 2001-2005 University of Illinois at Chicago
Residency: 2005-2007 Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Fellowship: 2007-2010 Northwestern Memorial Hospital