Samuel E. Dagogo-Jack, MD, FRCP


UTHSC research and teaching clinics

Medical Degree


Medical School

University of Ibadan, Nigeria


Internship: University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Residency: (Internal Medicine) The Royal Victoria Infirmary, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in England where he was also Registrar in Medicine (Endocrinology)

Fellowship: (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism) Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Job Title

Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and Co-Director, General Clinical Research Center, University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences, Memphis

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Professional Memberships

  • Fellowships of the Royal College of Physicians of London, the Royal Society of Medicine, and the American College of Physicians
  • Chapter president of the American Diabetes Association (St Louis Chapter, 1998-2000)
  • Subspecialty chair (Endocrinology Section) of the Central Society for Clinical Research (1999-2001)
  • Endocrine Society
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists

Special Interests

  • Diabetes pathophysiology, complications, and prevention
  • The metabolic significance and regulation of leptin in humans

Additional Information

  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America®