Board of Directors

Bruce Buckingham, MD

Dr. Bruce Buckingham received his medical degree from University of California at San Diego. He completed his internship, residency, and fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology at Stanford Medical Center and the Stanford Children’s Hospital. His research focuses on continuous glucose monitoring in children and closed-loop (artificial pancreas) systems. He has collaborated on various overnight and 24-hour closed-loop platforms in development and has helped to develop algorithms for detecting infusion set and sensor failures and to improve infusion set wear duration.

Dr.Buckingham is well recognized as a leading expert in the real-world application and clinical use of continuous glucose monitoring systems.

Daniel Einhorn, MD

Dr. Daniel Einhorn is medical director of the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute, clinical professor of medicine (voluntary) at UC San Diego, president of Diabetes and Endocrine Associates, and associate editor of the Journal of Diabetes. He is a trustee and past-president of the American College of Endocrinology (ACE), a founding member and regent of the ACE Foundation, and past-president of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE). He received his BA at Yale (Summa cum Laude), his MD at Tufts (AOA) and his post-graduate training at Harvard. He has been in a leadership position in endocrinology for over 20 years during which time he has had the privilege of co-writing many national guidelines, including those for diabetes, pre-diabetes, inpatient diabetes management, and obesity, as well as leading consensus conferences on insulin resistance, pre-diabetes, obesity, and glucose monitoring. He has won the highest awards from AACE, ACE, and the Endocrine Society as well as numerous other honors. He has been on hundreds of teaching programs, written dozens of papers and chapters on diabetes, served on many dozens of scientific advisory committees, and has participated in clinical research on virtually all classes of diabetes therapies and diagnostics. He continues to be a practicing physician who loves seeing patients and their families and who appreciates the real world education he gets from them every day.