Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes


About the Division

The Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes delivers outstanding patient care and trainee education in endocrinology and diabetes. Clinical research is strong and we strive to expand basic research, especially in the areas of diabetes and obesity. The division’s private practice is comprised of a team of excellent clinicians who specialize in a range of endocrinologic disorders.

The division provides quality public services at the LAC+USC Medical Center, the Roybal Comprehensive Health Center and the Hudson Comprehensive Health Center to those patients who have diabetes or other endocrine issues, but lack adequate health insurance to take care of their medical needs.


Thomas Buchanan, MD

Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes
Professor of Medicine
Vice Dean for Research
Director of the CTSI
Co-Director, Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute

Department News

This 22-minute film aims to raise public awareness about how big data is having an effect on the future of medicine.

Social change film: Big data is the new hope for the future of health

Sharing personal data in secure networks can lead to new ways of treating diseases, researchers say If more people were willing to share their health data on mobile devices, scientists could organize the gaggle of information into shared databases and perhaps bring about the next era of medical breakthroughs, researchers said in a social change
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Department Events

45th Annual USC Diagnostic & Therapeutic Skills in Internal Medicine

45th Annual USC Diagnostic & Therapeutic Skills in Internal Medicine

02/27/2017 - 03/03/2017
Westin Maui Resort
6:30 am - 12:35 pm

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