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Edmond (Trey) P. Wickham III, M.D., FAAP

Edmond (Trey) P. Wickham III, M.D., FAAP

Associate professor
Department of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Director of research, Healthy Lifestyles Center
Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
2305 North Parham Road, Suite 1
Richmond, Virginia 23229
Phone: (804) 527-4711
Fax: (804) 527-4728
Appointments: (804) 628-7337 x2
Email: ewickham@mcvh-vcu.edu

Areas of interest
Obesity
Insulin resistance
Metabolic syndrome
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes mellitus
Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes
Patient transition from pediatric to adult specialty care

Education
M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University
Residency, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Fellowship, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

Board certifications
General pediatrics
Internal medicine
Endocrinology and metabolism

Research projects/grants
Dr. Wickham is the director of research for the Healthy Lifestyles Center and principal investigator for the family-based, multidisciplinary TEENS (Teaching, Encouragement, Exercise, Nutrition and Support) Healthy Weight Management Research Program at Children's Hospital of Richmond, Virginia Commonwealth University. He is also the recipient and principal investigator for a Research Career Development Award from the National Institutes of Health titled “Adiponectin and Endothelial Dysfunction in Adolescents” (K23HD053742) that investigates the role of alterations in the fat-derived hormone, adiponectin, in the development of insulin resistance and early vascular dysfunction in adolescents. Additional clinical and research interests include the treatment of severe obesity in children and adolescence, Type 2 diabetes in children, cystic fibrosis-related diabetes and transition of care from pediatric to adult specialty care.

Bio
Dr. Wickham is a member of American Academy of Pediatrics, The Endocrine Society and The Obesity Society, as well as the Pediatric Obesity Task Force of the Virginia Chapter of the American Association of Pediatrics.