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Wheeling Hospital Endocrine PA Selected to ADA Editorial Board

December 11, 2019

WHEELING, WV — Amy Butts, a Wheeling Hospital endocrine physician assistant, was nominated and approved as a member of the editorial board for Clinical Diabetes, a publication of the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

Butts, who is a certified Diabetes Educator and board certified in Advanced Diabetes Management, sees patients at the hospital’s Wellsburg Clinic. She is a graduate of the Health Sciences Honors Program at Saint Francis University, Loretto, PA. She also earned her master’s degree in Physician Assistant Sciences there.

Before working for Wheeling Hospital, Butts was associated with Dr. Sean Nolan in Weirton. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the American Academy of Diabetes Educators, the ADA, the American Academy of Clinical Endocrinologists and the American Society of Endocrine Physician Assistants.

Butts has been invited to address numerous conferences, taught group education classes and served on primary care advisory boards.

The mission of Clinical Diabetes is to provide primary care providers and all clinicians involved in the care of people with diabetes with information on advances and state-of-the-art care for people with diabetes. Clinical Diabetes is also a forum for discussing diabetes-related problems in practice, medical-legal issues, case studies, digests of recent research and patient education materials.

Butts’ hours at the Wellsburg Clinic, located at 1423 Commerce St., are 9 a.m. to 4 p.mm. Monday through Friday. Call 304-737-0816.

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