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Jennifer B. Marks, M.D.

General Information

Jennifer B. Marks, M.D.

Languages

  • English

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Bd of Int Med-Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Roles

  • Medical Director, Diabetes Management Program, Miami, VA Medical Center
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Section Chief

Clinical Interests

Diabetes, dysmetabolic syndrome

Research Interests

Diabetes, types 1 and 2, complications, prevention, dysmetabolic dyndrome, obesity

Education

Undergraduate
University of Maine
Graduate
University of Miami School of Medicine
Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami - Affiliated Medical Education Program
Fellowship
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami - Affiliated Medical Education Program

Biography

Jennifer B. Marks, MD, received her medical degree, and completed a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Miami School of Medicine. She previously earned a BS in Nursing from the University of Southern Maine and also completed requirements as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner at the University of Miami. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, is a fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP) and the American College of Endocrinology (FACE). In addition to the positions cited above, she is past Interim Division Chief and past Director, Fellowship Training Program, in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism.

Dr. Marks is a Principal Investigator in the NIH-funded multicenter “Diabetes TrialNet” - a consortium of researchers investigating interventions for the prevention or delay of type 1 diabetes. Previous to that, she was a Principal Investigator in the NIH-funded multicenter Diabetes Prevention Trial- Type 1. She is also a Principal Investigator in the national VA Diabetes Cooperative Study, “Glycemic Control and Complications in Diabetes - Type 2”, which is currently in a long-term observational phase.

Dr. Marks is past president of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) South Coastal Region and is immediate past Editor-in Chief of Clinical Diabetes, an ADA publication. She is a member of the ADA National Scientific Session Planning Committee. She also currently serves as President of the Miami-Dade Board of Directors of the ADA. She has also been Chair and/or member of the planning committees for numerous local and regional ADA Professional Education Conferences. She is a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Academic Endocrinologists Committee. She serves on the editorial boards of numerous diabetes-related journals, is a reviewer for several general medical journals, and has been an invited speaker at a variety of national and international meetings on diabetes and obesity.

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