Leadership
Paul W. Ladenson, M.D.

Paul W. Ladenson is the John Eager Howard Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism and Director of the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. Dr. Ladenson was educated at Dartmouth College, Oxford University, and Harvard Medical School before training in Internal Medicine and in Endocrinology and Metabolism at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Ladenson has served as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism and president of the American Thyroid Association. His research interests focus on thyroid cancer, thyroid hormone analogues, and health economic aspects of thyroid disease management.  He is a Distinguished University Professor at Johns Hopkins and a past recipient of the American Thyroid Association's Paul Starr Award for career achievements in thyroid research.