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Pediatric Endocrinology Team

Pediatric Endocrinology Physicians

Cathrine Constantacos, M.D.Cathrine Constantacos, MD 
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics 
Clinical Specialties: Growth, Thyroid, Pubertal and Adrenal Disorders, Turner Syndrome, Pediatric Endocrinology, Type I Diabetes Mellitus 

 

 

David F. Crudo, M.D.David Crudo, MD 
Associate Professor, Pediatrics 
Clinical Specialties: Growth, Thyroid, Pubertal and Adrenal Disorders, Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes 

 

 

Janel Hunter, MD Janel Hunter, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Clinical Specialties: Growth, Thyroid, Pubertal and Adrenal Disorders, Pediatric Endocrinology, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Adolescents

 

  

Elizabeth T. Walsh, M.D.TElizabeth T. Walsh, MD 
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics 
Clinical Specialties: Disorders of Growth and Development, Pediatric Endocrinology, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Adolescents 

     

      

      

Diabetes Self-Management Education Staff 

Sonya D. H. Jeffries, RN, MSN, NP, CDE 
Manager/Coordinator Diabetes Care Center 
Clinical Specialty: Insulin pump trainer, Intensive Insulin Management Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, CGMS therapy, Gestational Diabetes/Pregnancy, Pediatrics 

Lisa Kiger, MSN, APRN-BC, CCRN 
Adult Nurse Practitioner 

Kathy Simpson, MSN, NP, CDE 
Adult Nurse Practitioner 

Bobbi Hackman, MSN, PNP, CDE 
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 

Rosemary Irion, MSN, FNP, CDE 
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 

Kristen Puhlman, RD, LDN, CDE 
Diabetes Educator 
Clinical Specialty: Medical Nutrition Therapy, Exercise Physiology 

Donna Kernodle, RD, MPH, CDE 
Diabetes Educator 
Clinical Specialty: Medical Nutrition Therapy, Gestational Diabetes/Pregnancy, Pediatrics, Insulin pump trainer, Intensive Insulin Management Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes 

Tracy Everhart, RN, BSN, CDE 
Diabetes Educator 
Clinical Specialty: Gestational Diabetes/Pregnancy, Intensive Insulin Management Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

Kathie Cooper, RN, BSN, CDE 
Diabetes Educator 
Clinical Specialty: Insulin pump trainer, Intensive Insulin Management Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, CGMS therapy, Pediatrics 

Joyce Sydell, RD, LDN, MEd 
Diabetes Educator 
Clinical Specialty: Diabetes Research 

Julienne K. Kirk, PharMD, RPh, BCPS, CDE 
Diabetes Educator and Professor, Family and Community Medicine 
Clinical Specialty: Diabetes Pharmacology and Intensive Insulin Management Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes 

David Swaschnig, RN, MSN, PNP, CDE 
Diabetes Educator 

Jane Stegner, MS, RD, LDN, BC-ADM, CDE
Diabetes Educator 
Clinical Specialty: Medical Nutrition Therapy

 

  • Brenner Children's Hospital
  • New Patient Appointments

    888-716-WAKE

  • Additional Information

    For new patient appointments, you may request an appointment online.
    For returning patient appointments, you may contact the clinic directly.