About

Susan Conrad, MD is a physician/writer with expertise in endocrinology, pediatrics, metabolism, obesity, and diabetes. She received her medical degree at Ohio State University College of Medicine. She completed general pediatrics training at Northwestern University and pediatric endocrinology subspecialty training at University of California, San Francisco. She has been on staff as a pediatric endocrinologist at Children’s Hospital Oakland, Inova Children’s Hospital, and Landstuhl Regional Medical Center.

Susan is board-certified in both General Pediatrics and Pediatric Endocrinology. She successfully completed the American Medical Writers Association Essential Skills certificate program as well as courses related to science writing, global medicine, and public health. She has published numerous journal articles and has produced educational materials for healthcare providers and patients. She has won awards for teaching and clinical care, and she has been on the US News & World Report’s Best Doctors list. She is a member of the Pediatric Endocrine Society and the American Medical Writers Association.