Gary Hammer Named Inaugural Ambassador in the Endocrine Society Exchange Program

Dr. Gary Hammer, Millie Schembechler Professor of Adrenal Cancer, was recently named as the first selectee in the newly-created Ambassador Exchange Program of the Endocrine Society.  Dr. Hammer and trainee, Dr. Tobias Else (also Internal Medicine) are visiting the King Edward Hospital in Mumbai, India where they are being hosted by Dr. Nalini S. Shah from January 19-February 2, 2013 (follow blog here).  Dr. Shah and her team will come to the University of Michigan in Summer 2013.

The new Ambassador Exchange program is an international pilot program that will establish collaborative relationships between leading medical centers in the United States and international medical centers (IMC) serving indigent populations. Reports from the exchange visits will be included in the Endocrine Society 2013 meetings in San Francisco, June 15-18.  Read more about the Ambassador Exchange program here.