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Henry Silver, MD, PhD, Pediatric Endocrine and Growth Center

Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes-Affiliate

The Department of Pediatrics Section of Endocrinology provides clinical services at Children's Hospital Colorado Henry Silver, MD, PhD, Pediatric Endocrine and Growth Center and the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes-Affiliate.

Please explore our Web site for more information, and contact us if you have any questions.

We provide comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for children with disorders of growth and many other endocrine-related disorders. MORE »

We offer a variety of educational programs including a three-year, ACGME-accredited  Fellowship in EndocrinologyMORE »

We are actively involved in research to further the understanding of endocrine problems in the developing child and to improve diagnosis and care.  MORE »


  • Dr. Andrea Steck is the recipient of the American Diabetes Association Thomas R. Lee Award for her ADA-funded research project: “Determinants of rate of progression to type 1 diabetes".
  • Dr. Marian Rewers has been named director of the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes
  • Dr. Melanie Green received the Fellow's Clinical Research Award from the Society for Pediatric Research
  • Dr. Michael Kappy received the James E. Strain Award from Children's Hospital Colorado.
  • Dr. David Maahs been awarded a 5-year grant for $2.4 million to evaluate the benefit of the drug allopurinol, an FDA approved drug to lower uric acid. The money is part of a larger $24.3 million grant to the Joslin Diabetes Center.
  • The Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes and the Children’s Diabetes Foundation announced the creation of the Richard Abrams and Marian Rewers Endowed Chair for Clinical Research to Eradicate Childhood Diabetes. Funding includes a $1.5 million lead gift from an Anonymous Donor and $500,000 from The Battin Trust. The inaugural holder of the Endowed Chair will be Dr. Marian Rewers who will continue his groundbreaking research toward prevention of the disease.