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Professor Lois Jovanovic

Clinical professor of medicine, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA.

Lois Jovanovic, MD, MACE, is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles, a member of the internal medicine faculty at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, and an adjunct professor in the biomolecular science and engineering program at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Dr. Jovanovic earned an undergraduate degree in biology from Columbia University and undergraduate and master’s degrees in Hebrew literature from the Jewish Theological Seminary, both in New York City. She earned her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in Bronx, N.Y., and completed her internal medicine training and fellowship in endocrinology at the New York Hospital of Cornell University Medical College.

Dr. Jovanovic has published more than 270 articles, edited two books on diabetes pregnancy, and contributed chapters to numerous other books.

Dr. Jovanovic has received the ADA Outstanding Physician Clinician Award, the ADA Norbert Freinkel Award for Scholarship in the Field of Diabetes and Pregnancy, the Clintec Award for Excellence in Clinical Nutrition from the American College of Nutrition, and the Roche Diagnostics/The Zitter Group Diabetes Disease Management Leadership Award. She also received the Robert and Ray Kroc Award for Excellence in Diabetology, the March of Dimes Agnes Higgins Award to Honor Distinguished Achievement in Maternal-Fetal Nutrition, and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Distinguished Alumnae Award.

She was honored as the Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics Health Hero and received the Louis Izenstein Award for Excellence in Diabetes Care from Baystate Medical Center at Tufts University and the ADA Josiah Kirby Lilly, Sr. Award for her contributions to the lives of people with diabetes. This year she will receive the highest award for excellence in the field of diabetes and pregnancy: The Jørgen Pedersen Lecturer for the Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Group of the EASD.

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