April 24, 2014
John D. Carmichael, MD
Dr. John Carmichael has recently joined the Division of Endocrinology as Co-Director for the USC Center for Pituitary Disorders. He attended Brown University where he obtained a BA in Biomedical Ethics. Dr. Carmichael attended medical school at the Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia and then completed Internal Medicine residency at the Virginia Mason Medical Center at Seattle Washington.
Following his Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at New York University, Dr. Carmichael received specialized training in Translational Research at UCLA. He has received NIH funding for his research in growth hormone feedback in patients with acromegaly and diabetes mellitus.
Dr. Carmichael has written articles for The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Clinical Endocrinology, Pituitary, Endocrine, and Current Opinion in Endocrinology and Diabetes. He sits on the editorial board for Pituitary and is a senior editorial board member for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Case Reports. He is a member of the Endocrine Society, the Pituitary Society, and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists where he serves on the Pituitary Scientific Committee.
After finishing his clinical training at NYU in 2004, Dr. Carmichael worked as a clinical researcher at NYU focusing on clinical trials in pituitary disease. He received a grant from Genentech to support his work during this time. In 2006, he went on to work at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in their pituitary center. His work included care of patients with pituitary disease and clinical research in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with pituitary tumors. He held an appointment in the department of medicine at UCLA, devoting his time to the education of medical students, residents and fellows in multiple topics related to pituitary disorders. In 2014, Dr. Carmichael joined the faculty at the Keck School of Medicine of USC where he is Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine. Dr. Carmichael is available to see patients at both the Internal Medicine and Neurosurgery Suites in HCC II on the USC Health Science Campus.