Dr. Anne Sumner

T‌he Brock Institute recently hosted Anne Sumner, MD, a tenured Senior Investigator at the National Institutes of Health‌ and Chief of the Section of Ethnicity and Health in the Diabetes, Endocrinology and Obesity Branch of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Dr. Sumner's research career is dedicated to the prevention of cardiovascular disease and diabetes in people of African descent. Click here to find out more about Dr. Sumner's research.

In accordance with its vision and mission, the institute will be inviting scholars from all over the country who are doing work that inspires new and innovative ways to decrease health disparities and increase cultural competency.

 Dr. Anne Sumner speaking at a combined Grand Rounds between Family and Community Medicine and Internal Medicine. The title of her presentation was "Health Disparities in Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease."