Dr. James K Salem MD Endocrinologist

Dr. James Salem is an endocrinologist in Akron, Ohio and is affiliated with Summa Akron City Hospital. He received his medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical University and has been in practice for 26 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Summa Akron City Hospital who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Summa Akron City Hospital
Ranked #44 in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

Akron City Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1991

Akron City Hospital
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1991–1993

Northeast Ohio Medical University
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

OH State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Fellow (FACE), American Association of Clinical Endocrinology

Publications & Presentations

Influences of spousal support and control on diabetes management through physical activity.
Khan, C. M.,Stephens, M. A.,Franks, M. M.,Rook, K. S.,Salem, J. K.

Older adults' beliefs about the timeline of type 2 diabetes and adherence to dietary regimens.
Hemphill, R. C., Stephens, M. A., Rook, K. S., Franks, M. M., Salem, J. K.

When the going gets tough, does support get going? Determinants of spousal support provision to type 2 diabetic patients.
Iida, M., Parris Stephens, M.A., Rook, K.S., Franks, M.M., Salem, J.K.

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