Richard Hellman, MD Earns Distinguished Reviewer Award

Richard Hellman, MDEndocrinologist Richard Hellman, MD, is one of five American reviewers and one of 10 reviewers worldwide, to receive the 2014 Distinguished Reviewer award from Diabetes Care, a medical journal published by the American Diabetes Association. He earned the honor for the timeliness, reliability, quality and quantity of his article reviews.

Dr. Hellman, of Hellman & Rosen Endocrine Associates, also accepted an invitation to join the editorial board of Diabetes Care. The journal, which focuses on increasing healthcare practitioners’ knowledge, stimulating research and promoting better diabetes management, is considered by many experts to be the leading clinical diabetes journal in the world.

Dr. Hellman is a past president of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and The Kansas City Medical Society. He is a clinical endocrinologist in North Kansas City, MO, and a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine.