Buse recognized as leading expert in type 2 diabetes

John B. Buse, MD, PhD, chief of the division of endocrinology and director of the Diabetes Care Center, has been ranked as one of the world’s foremost experts in type 2 diabetes based on an analysis of publications in the National Library of Medicine’s MEDLINE database.

Buse recognized as leading expert in type 2 diabetes click to enlarge John Buse, MD, PhD

The Expertscape ranking of top diabetes doctors and institutions was announced at the American Diabetes Association’s 74th Scientific Sessions this week in San Francisco.

Buse, a professor of medicine in the UNC School of Medicine, is deputy director of the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute, the academic home of the NIH Clinical and Translational Sciences Awards (CTSA) program at UNC.

A former president of the American Diabetes Association, Buse currently chairs the National Diabetes Education Program, an effort focused on getting the latest knowledge about diabetes care and treatment to patients and their health care providers. He was among five researchers and five research institutions recognized by Expertscape at the ADA meeting.

Click here to see the rankings of other institutions and specialists in Type 2 Diabetes research.

Read more about Dr. Buse’s research.