Dr. Hwang is second year endocrinology fellow who originally grew up in Boston, MA. She graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston and went on to receive her medical degree at Rush Medical College. She completed an internal medicine residency at The University of Chicago.
Her clinical practice focuses on general endocrinology—which includes disorders of the thyroid and adrenal glands, diabetes and obesity. Dr Hwang’s research interests are in the genetics of diabetes, especially the contributions of mutations in monogenic diabetes genes to the overall prevalence of diabetes in the United States. She is an in-training member of the American Diabetes Association, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist and The Endocrine Society.