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Joaquin Lado

Joaquin Lado, MD

  • Attending. Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology Attending. Division Chief
  • Professor. Cell Biology and Biochemistry. Join appointment
  • Professor Internal Medicine
  • Attending Physician. Internal Medicine.
  • Division Chief. Endocrinology Internal Medicine
Office Phone: 806-743-6835
Email: joaquin.lado@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th St Stop 9410
Lubbock TX 79430-9410

Biography

MD, University of Santiago de Compostela. Spain. 1985. PhD,University of Santiago de Compostela. Spain. 1989. Resident Internal Medicine. Hospital Clinic i Provincial. Barcelona. Spain. 1992 Resident Internal Medicine. Hospital Xeral de Galicia. Spain. 1993. Resident Endocrinology and Nutrition. Hospital Xeral de Galicia. Spain. 1994-1996. Specialist (Equivalent to Board Certification) in Endocrinology and Nutrition. MEC. Spain. EU. 1997. Research Associate. Department of Cell Biology and Biochemistry. TTUSHC-SOM. Lubbock. TX. USA. 1997-1998. Fellow Endocrinology. U Chicago. USA. 2000-2002. Visitor Schoolar. U Chicago. USA. 2003. Associate Professor. University of Santiago de Compostela (USC). Spain. 2002-2008. Tenure since January 2004. Professor of Internal Medicine. TTUHSC. 2009-. Acreditation as Full Professor. Internal Medicine. Endocrinology. Spain. UE. 2011

Positions:

  • Attending. Endocrinology, Lubbock State School Lubbock, Texas 2009-Present
  • Endocrinology Attending. Division Chief, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock. Texas 2009-Present
  • Professor. Cell Biology and Biochemistry. Join appointment, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock. Texas 2009-Present
  • Professor Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Lubbock. Texas 2009-Present
  • Attending Physician. Internal Medicine., University Medicial Center Lubbock. Texas 2009-Present

Admin Assignments:

  • Division Chief. Endocrinology, Internal Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock 2009-Present
  • Director, Network of Research Facilities of the University of Santiago de Compostela University of Santiago de Compostela , Santiago de Compostela. Spain 2006-2008
  • Associate Dean, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela. Spain. 2006-2006

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Fellow-Endocrinology: University of Chicago, 2002
  • Residency-Endocrinology: Hospital General de Galicia, 1996
  • Residency-Endocrinology: Saint Bartholomew's Hospital, 1995
  • Residency-Internal Medicine: Hospital General de Galicia, 1993
  • Residency-Internal Medicine: Hospital Clinic I Provincial, 1992

Education:

  • PhD: Santiago de Compostela School of Medicine, 1989
  • MD: Santiago de Compostela, 1985

Selected Publications:

  • Rivas, Ana Marcella & Rosales, Alvaro & Sotello, David & Lado, Joaquin June (2014) A Case of Thyrotoxicosis Complicated with Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Mary Ann Liebert Inc, 1, 2, Video.
  • Castro, Isabel & Quisenberry, Leah & Obregon, Maria-Jesus & Calvo, Rosa-Maria & Lado, Joaquin March (2013) Septic shock non-thyroidal illness syndrome causes hypothyroidism and conditions for reduced sensitivity to thyroid hormone. 50, 2, 255-66.
  • Lado, Joaquin & Albero Gamboa, Ramón & Araujo Vilar, David & Barca Mallo, Olga & Bernabeú Moron, Ignacio & Calvo, María Teresa & Castro Piedras, Isabel & Martin Calamata, Jesús & Palos Paz, Fernando & Peinó, Roberto & Peteiro, Diego & Victoria, Berta October (2011) [Clinical and molecular study of five families with resistance to thyroid hormones]. 137, 12, 551-4.
  • Lado-Abeal, Joaquin & Castro-Piedras, Isabel & Palos-Paz, Fernando & Labarta-Aizpún, Jose Ignacio & Albero-Gamboa, Ramon January (2011) A family with congenital hypothyroidism caused by a combination of loss-of-function mutations in the thyrotropin receptor and adenylate cyclase-stimulating G alpha-protein subunit genes. 21, 2, 103-9.
  • Lado, Joaquin & Quisenberry, Leah & Castro-Piedras, Isabel November (2010) Identification and evaluation of constitutively active thyroid stimulating hormone receptor mutations. 484, 375-95.

Selected Presentations:

  • A case of coexisting diabetes insipidus and cerebral salt wasting syndrome successfully treated with desmopressin and fludrocortisone. New Orleans; 2014.
  • Parathyroid adenoma with severe symptomatic hypercalcemia and impaired kidney function. New Orleans; 2014.

Selected Contracts and Grants:

  • Thyroid and Metabolic Diseases Research Laboratory. 2009-
    Awarded by CH Fdn
    in the amount of $60,000
    Principal

  • Domestic pigs as a model for long-term septic shock -2014
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $20,000
    Principal
    Research Related
  • CBSCSD: THYROID HORMONE EFFECT CARDIAC FUNCT PIG MODEL CONGESTIVE HEART FAIL-NCE 2012-2014
    Awarded by TX Tech Univ HSC
    in the amount of $20,000
    Principal
    Research Related
  • Identification of Factors Causing Human Diseases. 2010-2011
    Awarded by CH Fdn
    in the amount of $171,151
    Co-Principal
    Research Related
  • Funds for the support of Research Groups, Direccion Xeral de I+D. Conselleria de Industria e Innovacion. 2008-2010
    Awarded by
    in the amount of $104,000
    Principal

Selected Awards:

  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-School of Medicine, 2014.
  • Teacher of the Year, TTUHSC-SOM-Department of Internal Medicine Residence Program, 2013.
  • Unsung Hero, TTUHSC-SOM. Department of Medicine, 2013.
  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-School of Medicine, 2012.
  • Spanish Society of Endocrinology Thyroid Cancer Prize Award, Spanish Society of Endocrinology, 2011.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • GCMB8003 Doctoral Dissertation - Fall 2013
  • Endocrinology conferences - Fall 2013
  • MINT8403 Endocrinology Elective - Spring 2013
  • GCMB8003 Doctoral Dissertation - Fall 2012
  • MINT8403 Endocrinology Elective - Fall 2012

Selected Directed Student Learning:

  • Directed Individual/Independent Study 2010 - Present
  • Directed Individual/Independent Study 2009 - 2013

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • Diabetes Mellitus - 2013
  • Pituitary and Adrenal Gland Disorders - 2013
  • Pituitary and Adrenal Gland Disorders - 2013
  • Endocrinology Diseases - 2013
  • Diabetes Mellitus - 2012
Date last updated: 9/8/2014
Clinical Interests

Endocrinology and Diabetes

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