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Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology Fellowship

The Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology Fellowship at IU School of Medicine offers extensive clinical training and outstanding research training for future pediatric endocrinologists. The program has a strong track record in training combined medicine/pediatric endocrinology fellows who have dual board eligibility in four years. Graduates are highly competitive for placement in academic medical centers, private practice, or industry.

Diverse Faculty Interests

Faculty members are accomplished clinicians and are also nationally recognized in their respective areas of clinical and research expertise. The division is known for its excellence in clinical areas of pediatric endocrinology, including disorders of glucose metabolism, bone, puberty, and growth.


Physicians interested in the Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Program can submit an application through ERAS.
Pediatric resident presents during pediatric endocrinology division meeting


Pediatric endocrinology and diabetology fellows spend twelve months in clinical training and 24 months conducting either basic laboratory and/or clinical research.

Emily Sims, MD, supervises a student in her lab


Fellows in the division have rewarding and fruitful experiences in designing and conducting research projects in their areas of interest.

Todd Nebesio, MD, discusses a patient with Zeina Nabhan, MD, and a nurse in clinic

The Team

Faculty in the division of pediatric endocrinology are dedicated to ensuring the success of fellows, seeking to tailor their experiences to meet their educational and career goals.

fellows pose in front of a mardi gras float at a conference

Fellow Life

Find out what it's like to be a fellow in the division, about life in Indianapolis, and how the division supports wellness.


Learn more about growing with the Pediatric Endocrinology team

By The Numbers

Fellow Job Placement: 66% Academic Positions, 19% Private Practice
Average Publications: 6.8 publications per fellow. 5.4 abstracts per fellow
Endocrinology Patient Volume: 231 Admissions/year, 319 Consults/year, 12,816 outpatient visits/year

Pediatric Endocrinology Blog


Discover a wide variety of resources and initiatives put together by the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee within the Department of Pediatrics.