DIVISION OF ENDOCRINOLOGY

Current Fellows

Elia Nila Escaname, MDElia Nila Escaname, MD

Education:
B.S., Biomedical Science, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX – 2005
M.D., Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara Mexico – 2010
Pediatric Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2014
Pediatric Fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2014 – Ongoing

Research Interests:
Pediatric Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2014
Pediatric Fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2014 – Ongoing

Poster Presentation: 
Pediatric Endocrine Society of Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas (PESTOLA) Regional Meeting, January 23, 2015. “Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus and Epilepsia Partialis Continua in a 10-Year Old Male. Elia Nila Escaname, MD and Jane Lynch, MD, Dallas TX.

 

Asaad Elbashir, MDAsaad Elbashir, MD

Education:
M.D., University of Khartoum, Faculty of Medicine, Sudan, 2003
Pediatric Residency, Royal College of Physicians, Dublin, Ireland, 2012
Pediatric residency, Children’s Hospital of New Jersey, NBIMC, Newark, NJ, 2015
Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2015 – Ongoing

Research Interests:
Type 1 diabetes in children
Global health

Publications
Preissig, C. MD and Hutchins, J. MD.  Thyroid and Parathyroid in Critical Illness. Comprehensive Critical Care: Pediatric, 7/2012.

Oral Presentations:
Adrenal hypoplasia congenita, research symposium, Children’s Hospital of New Jersey, NBIMC, Newark, NJ 5/2015.

 Poster Presentation: 
Central Precocious Puberty Associated with a Dax-1 (NROB1) Mutation Causing Adrenal Hypoplasia Congenita – Endocrine society meeting, March 5, 2015, San diego,CA. Elbashir,A. MD. and Brenner, D. MD.