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Elaine M Apperson

Title: Clinical Associate Professor
School of Medicine Greenville
Phone: 864-454-5100
Office: 200 Patewood Drive, Suite 320A
Greenville SC 29615


Background: Dr. Elaine Apperson is a Pediatric Endocrinologist for Greenville Health System and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Apperson completed her fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and conducted research at the Joslin Diabetes Center. She has served as an instructor at Harvard Medical School and also practiced at the Children’s Hospital at the University of Alabama Birmingham. She she joined the practice of Pediatric Endocrinology at GHS in 2009.
Teaching Interest(s): Growth disorders, PCOS, Type 1 diabetes
Research Interest(s): Prevention strategies for T1DM, New treatments for T2DM in youth
Honors & Awards: NIH Loan Repayment Program (LRP) Awardee
Genentech Travel Grant
Lilly Fellowship for Clinical Research Funding
Endocrine Fellows Foundation Preceptorship Grant, CHLA
Genentech Travel Grant
Preceptorship Grant at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
International Medicine Grant
Letters of Commendation
International Medicine Scholarship
Mental Health Coalition Grant
Undergraduate Research Grant
Deans Honor List
National Merit Scholar
Professional Affiliations: American Diabetes Association
Pediatric Endocrine Society

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