U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Stephanie Chung

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-402-2122
Email: stephanie.chung@nih.gov

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  • Pediatric Endocrinologist - Adjunct FacultyChildren's National Health System2015 - Present
  • Pediatric Endocrionologist - FacultyNational Institutes of Health Clinical Center/ Eunice Kennedy Shriver Fellowship Training Program NICHD, NIH2013-Present
  • Pediatric Endocrinology Fellow Baylor College of Medicine2010-2013
  • Clinical Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston2009-2010
  • Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Housestaff ResidentUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston2005-2009
  • Staff PhysicianUniversity of the West Indies, Mona2003-2005
  • M.B.B.S. (Hons.)University of the West Indies, Mona2003
  • B.A. (Hons.)Knox College1998

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Stephanie Chung, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Clinical Investigator, Section on Ethnicity and HealthDiabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch
Co-Director, Metabolic Clinical Research Unit
  • Clinical Research
  • Epidemiology/Population Sciences
  • Health Disparities


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

Chung ST, Chacko SK, Sunehag AL, Haymond MW. Measurements of Gluconeogenesis and Glycogenolysis: A Methodological Review. Diabetes. 2015 Dec; 64 (64; 12; 2015 Dec):3996-4010. [Full Text/Abstract]
Thoreson CK, Chung ST, Ricks M, Reynolds JC, Remaley AT, Periwal V, Li Y, Sumner AE. Biochemical and clinical deficiency is uncommon in African immigrants despite a high prevalence of low vitamin D: the Africans in America study. Osteoporos Int. 2015 Nov; 26 (2015 Nov; 26; 11):2607-2615. [Full Text/Abstract]
Chung ST, Hong B, Patterson L, Petit CJ, Ham JN. High Overweight and Obesity in Fontan Patients: A 20-Year History. Pediatr Cardiol. 2015 Sep 16; 37 (2015 Sep 16; 37; 1):192-200. [Full Text/Abstract]
Thoreson CK, O'Connor MY, Ricks M, Chung ST, Sumner AE. Sickle Cell Trait from a Metabolic, Renal, and Vascular Perspective: Linking History, Knowledge, and Health. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2015 Sep; 2 (2015 Sep; 2; 3):330-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
Chung ST, Hsia DS, Chacko SK, Rodriguez LM, Haymond MW. Increased gluconeogenesis in youth with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia. 2015 Mar; 58 (58; 3; 2015 Mar):596-603. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sumner AE, Thoreson CK, O'Connor MY, Ricks M, Chung ST, Tulloch-Reid MK, Lozier JN, Sacks DB. Detection of abnormal glucose tolerance in Africans is improved by combining A1C with fasting glucose: the Africans in America Study. Diabetes Care. 2015 Feb; 38 (38; 2015 Feb; 2):213-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Chung ST, Haymond MW. Minimizing morbidity of hypoglycemia in diabetes: a review of mini-dose glucagon. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2015 Jan; 9 (2015 Jan; 9; 1):44-51. [Full Text/Abstract]
Chung ST, Perue GG, Johnson A, Younger N, Hoo CS, Pascoe RW, Boyne MS. Predictors of hyperglycaemic crises and their associated mortality in Jamaica. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2006 Aug; 73 (2006 Aug; 2; 73):184-90. [Full Text/Abstract]