On today’s podcast, host Dr. Rita Kalyani welcomes Dr. Nes Mathioudakis, who will be speaking with us about prediabetes. Dr. Mathioudakis is an endocrinologist at Johns Hopkins focusing his clinical practice on the care of patients with endocrine disorders, with a particular clinical interest and research focus on diabetes. His research is focused on health informatics approaches for diabetes prevention and management. Dr. Mathioudakis received his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He did a fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and then joined the faculty in the division in 2012. Dr. Mathioudakis also received his Masters of Health Science degree in Clinical Investigation. After receiving his master’s degree, he served as the clinical director of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism from 2016 to 2021. Dr. Mathioudakis is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins and the co-medical Director of the Baltimore Metropolitan Diabetes Regional Partnership, a five-year grant funded by the Maryland HSCRC to scale patient access to diabetes prevention programs and diabetes self-management training programs across the state.