Surgical Endocrine Disorders
Meet the Team
Michael Skinner, M.D.
Clinical/Research expertise: Pediatric endocrine diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands, molecular signaling in thyroid carcinoma, genetics of thyroid cancer, Hirschprung disease, renal aplasia, and Wilms tumor. Education: 1978, B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta; 1984, M.D., Rush University, Chicago. Post-Doctoral Training: 1984 - 1991, Resident in Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.; 1991-1993, Fellow in Pediatric Surgery, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Ind.
Perrin Charles White, M.D.
Clinical/Research expertise: Pediatric endocrinology, genetic diseases of steroid hormone biosynthesis metabolism, genetic diseases affecting blood pressure, Type I diabetes. Education: 1972, A.B., Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass.; 1976, M.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston. Post-Doctoral Training: 1976-1978, Resident Department of Pediatrics and Fellow, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore; 1978-1980, Postdoctoral Fellow, Rockefeller University, New York
Sandy Cope-Yokoyama, M.D.
Clinical/Research expertise: Pediatric cytopathology and fine needle aspiration, placental and perinatal pathology, gastrointestinal and liver pathology. Education: 1997, B.S., Allegheny College, Meadville, Pa.; 2002, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. Post-Doctoral Training: 2002-2006, Pathology Resident, Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals, Houston; 2006-2008, Pediatric Pathology Fellow, Texas Children’s Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine, Houston.
Elizabeth Marie Lagomarsino, M.D.
Clinical/Research expertise: General Pediatric Radiology and Interventional Radiology Education: 1995, B.A., Texas A &M University, College Station, Texas; 2000, M.D., University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas.Â Post-Doctoral Training: 2000-2005, Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas; 2005-2006, Diagnostic Pediatric Radiology Fellow, Children’s Medical Center, Dallas.
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