- As of 2020, the Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism ranks second in NIH-funded grants awarded among the Department of Medicine's divisions and centers.
- We are renowned for our contribution of 51 scientific papers and federally funded research grants totaling $8,500,000 during the academic year 2020-2021.
- Our multidisciplinary programs include an integrated research training program in molecular endocrinology with senior members of the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology.
- The section is home to a new national Center for the Study of Atypical Diabetes, which will conduct RADIANT (Rare and Atypical Diabetes Network) research at 15 sites around the United States.
- We provide care and treatment for patients with endocrine and metabolic disorders at three pavilions in the Texas Medical Center - Ben Taub General Hospital, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center.
- We offer top clinical care for endocrine diseases at the local and state level, and from our specialized centers, including the Diabetes Center, Obesity Center and Thyroid and Parathyroid Center.