U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Anne Sumner
 

 Contact Info

 
Tel: 301-402-4240
Email: annes@intra.niddk.nih.gov
 

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  • EndocrineDiabetes and Metabolism Fellowship, Medical College of Pennsylvania1988-1990
  • Nutrition FellowshipHospital of the University of Pennsylvania1987-1988
  • Internal Medicine ResidencyReading Hospital and Medical Center1983-1986
  • M.D.University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine1982
  • B.A.Brown University1976
 

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    Anne Elizabeth Sumner, M.D.

    Senior Investigator, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity BranchSection on Ethnicity and Health
    Specialties
    • Health Disparities

    ​Publications

    A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

    Publications
    Yu SS, Ramsey NL, Castillo DC, Ricks M, Sumner AE. Triglyceride-based screening tests fail to recognize cardiometabolic disease in African immigrant and African-American men. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2013 Feb; 11:15-20. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Golden SH, Brown A, Cauley JA, Chin MH, Gary-Webb TL, Kim C, Sosa JA, Sumner AE, Anton B. Health disparities in endocrine disorders: biological, clinical, and nonclinical factors--an Endocrine Society scientific statement. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2012 Sep; 97:E1579-639. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Castillo DC, Ramsey NL, Yu SS, Ricks M, Courville AB, Sumner AE. Inconsistent Access to Food and Cardiometabolic Disease: The Effect of Food Insecurity. Curr Cardiovasc Risk Rep. 2012 Jun; 6:245-250. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Muniyappa R, Sachdev V, Sidenko S, Ricks M, Castillo DC, Courville AB, Sumner AE. Postprandial endothelial function does not differ in women by race: an insulin resistance paradox? Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab. 2012 Jan 15; 302:E218-25. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Ukegbu UJ, Castillo DC, Knight MG, Ricks M, Miller BV 3rd, Onumah BM, Sumner AE. Metabolic syndrome does not detect metabolic risk in African men living in the U.S. Diabetes Care. 2011 Oct; 34:2297-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Chow CC, Periwal V, Csako G, Ricks M, Courville AB, Miller BV 3rd, Vega GL, Sumner AE. Higher acute insulin response to glucose may determine greater free fatty acid clearance in African-American women. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2011 Aug; 96:2456-63. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sumner AE, Micklesfield LK, Ricks M, Tambay AV, Avila NA, Thomas F, Lambert EV, Levitt NS, Evans J, Rotimi CN, Tulloch-Reid MK, Goedecke JH. Waist circumference, BMI, and visceral adipose tissue in white women and women of African descent. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011 Mar; 19:671-4. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sumner AE, Zhou J, Doumatey A, Imoisili OE, Amoah A, Acheampong J, Oli J, Johnson T, Adebamowo C, Rotimi CN. Low HDL-Cholesterol with Normal Triglyceride Levels is the Most Common Lipid Pattern in West Africans and African Americans with Metabolic Syndrome: Implications for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention. CVD Prev Control. 2010 Sep 1; 5:75-80. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Periwal V, Chow CC, Bergman RN, Ricks M, Vega GL, Sumner AE. Evaluation of quantitative models of the effect of insulin on lipolysis and glucose disposal. Am. J. Physiol. Regul. Integr. Comp. Physiol. 2008 Oct; 295:R1089-96. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Frempong BA, Ricks M, Sen S, Sumner AE. Effect of low-dose oral contraceptives on metabolic risk factors in African-American women. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2008 Jun; 93:2097-103. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sumner AE, Sen S, Ricks M, Frempong BA, Sebring NG, Kushner H. Determining the waist circumference in african americans which best predicts insulin resistance. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2008 Apr; 16:841-6. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sumner AE, Cowie CC. Ethnic differences in the ability of triglyceride levels to identify insulin resistance. Atherosclerosis. 2008 Feb; 196:696-703. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sumner AE, Vega GL, Genovese DJ, Finley KB, Bergman RN, Boston RC. Normal triglyceride levels despite insulin resistance in African Americans: role of lipoprotein lipase. Metab. Clin. Exp. 2005 Jul; 54:902-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sumner AE, Finley KB, Genovese DJ, Criqui MH, Boston RC. Fasting triglyceride and the triglyceride-HDL cholesterol ratio are not markers of insulin resistance in African Americans. Arch. Intern. Med. 2005 Jun 27; 165:1395-400. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Knight MG, Goedecke JH, Ricks M, Evans J, Levitt NS, Tulloch-Reid MK, Sumner AE. The TG/HDL-C ratio does not predict insulin resistance in overweight women of African descent: a study of South African, African American and West African women. Ethn Dis. 2011 Autumn; 21:490-4. [Full Text/Abstract]