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 Jeffrey Sicat, MD, FACE - Curriculum Vitae

EMPLOYMENT

2011 - present                                    Bariatrician, Endocrinologist, Director.  Virginia Weight and Wellness,
                                                            Richmond,Virginia.

2004 – 2011                                        Endocrinologist, President, Co-Founder.  Virginia Endocrinology & Osteoporosis Center, Midlothian, Virginia.  

 

2005 – 2011                                        Medical Director.  Diabetes Treatment Center, Bon Secours Health Systems, St. Francis Medical Center, Midlothian, Virginia.

 

2004 – 2005                                        Attending Physician Endocrinologist.  McGuire Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia.  Contract Employee in Primary Care Clinics and Endocrinology Clinics.

 

2002 – 2004                                        Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellow.  Virginia Commonwealth University - Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

 

1999 – 2002                                        Internal Medicine Resident.  Virginia Commonwealth University – Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

 
 
 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS       

 

2005-2010                                           Assistant Clinical Professor.  Department of Internal Medicine,

                                                            Virginia Commonwealth University - Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

 

2005-2011                                           Assistant Clinical Professor.  Bon Secours St. Francis Family Medicine.  Midlothian, Virginia. 

  

 

Education and Training

 

2002 – 2004                                        Fellow in Endocrinology and Metabolism

                                                            Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

                                                            Medical College of Virginia Hospitals and Physicians

                                                            Richmond, Virginia

 

1999 – 2002                                        Resident in Internal Medicine

                                                            Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

                                                            Medical College of Virginia Hospitals and Physicians

                                                            Richmond, Virginia

 

1995 – 1999                                        Doctorate of Medicine

Medical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University
            Richmond, Virginia
      
                                        

 

1990 – 1994                                        Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Minor in Studio Art

Williams College                                            

                                                            Williamstown, Massachusetts

 


BOARD CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSURES

2012                                                    American Board of Obesity Medicine Board Certification. ABOM board certified in 
                                                            March 2012

2009                                                    Bariatric Medicine Board Certification.  
American Board of Bariatric Medicine (ABBM), 
                                                               June 2009 (written and oral exams 2006 and site review 2009).

2005                                                      
Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Board Certification.  American Board of 
                                                            Medical Subspecialties (ABMS), internal medicine subspecialty board certification, 
                                                            January 2005.

2002                                                    
Internal Medicine Board Certification.  American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), 
                                                            November 2002. 

2002                                                    
Virginia Medical License.  Virginia Board of Medicine, March 2002.


2004                                                    
Certified Clinical Bone Densitometrist.  International Society for Clinical 
                                                            Densitometry, Certified March 2004.

2004                                                    
Certified Thyroid Ultrasound and FNA Biopsy.  American College of Endocrinology,
                                                            March 2004.

2004                                                    Certified Lab Director
.  Commission on Office Laboratory Accreditation (COLA), 
                                                            Certified through joint training between the American Association of Clinical
                                                            Endocrinologists (AACE) and the Commision on Office Laboratory Accreditation (COLA) 
                                                            for a moderately complex laboratory, Certified September 2004.

 

 

Honors and AwardS

 

2009                                                    “Top Docs for Women.” Richmond Magazine.  Selected by physician peers as a top doctor for women in endocrinology and osteoporosis.

 

2008                                                    Fellow, American College of Endocrinology (FACE).  This designation honors and
                                    recognizes individual endocrinologists for their high standards of excellence and 
                                    achievement in endocrinology and quality of care given to their patients.
 

 

Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University


2001 – 2002                                        Medicine Faculty Award, Finalist.  Selected by the Internal Medicine Department 
                                                            Faculty for the housestaff officer with uncompromising intellectual and personal 
                                                            commitment to the art and science of medicine.

2001 – 2002                                        Excellence in Physical Examination Award, Recipient.  Selected by the Internal Medicine house staff, from more than 120 Internal Medicine residents, as the house officer who best demonstrates excellence and care in physical examination skills.

  

2000 – 2001                                        Outstanding Junior Resident Award, Recipient.  Selected by the Internal Medicine 
                                    house staff as outstanding second year resident.

 

2000 – 2001                                        Excellence in Physical Examination Award, Recipient.  Selected by the Internal Medicine house staff, from more than 120 Internal Medicine residents, as the house officer who best demonstrates excellence and care in physical examination skills.

 

2000 – 2001                                        Arthur Klein, MD Memorial Award, Finalist.  Awarded to the housestaff officer who best demonstrates the healing values of careful listening to patients and explaining the causes, course, and outcome of their diseases.



                                                            Williams College, Williamstown, Massachussetts


1994                                                    Artist / Exhibitor at the Williams College Museum of Art


1992 - 1993                                        Junior Advisor (JA) to the Williams College Class of 1996


1990 - 1994                                        Varsity Indoor and OutdoorTrack Team, Captain, Team Leadership Award


1990 - 1992                                        Varsity Soccer Team
 
                                                        

1991 - 1994                                        Gospel Choir Singer



RESEARCH

2003 – 2004                                        Co-Investigator.  The Effect of Timing of Serum T4 Level Blood Draws 
                                                            in Relation to Thyroxine Administration in Patients with Panhypopituitarism. 
Virginia
                                                            Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia.

2003
– 2004                                        Investigator.  The Incidence of ARB Induced Angioedema in Patients with 
                                                            Previous ACE Inhibitor Induced Angioedema.  McGuire Veterans’ Hospital, 
                                                            Richmond, Virginia.

 

2002 – 2004                                        Co-Investigator.  Fish Oil in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.
McGuire Veterans’ Hospital and Medical College of VirginiaVirginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia.
 

 
                      

ABSTRACTS

 

2003                                                    Sicat J, Petkov V, Adler R, Levy J. The Incidence of ARB Induced Angioedema in Patients with Previous ACE Inhibitor Induced Angioedema at the McGuire VA Hospital. Abstract presented at the American Diabetes Association 63rd Scientific Sessions, New Orleans,LO.  Published in Diabetes Care 2003, volume 52, supplement 1, 571-P, A133.


2003                                                    Sicat J, Downs R.  Not All Low Bone Mineral Density is Osteoporosis. Poster presented at the Virginia Society of Rheumatology, Williamsburg, Virginia.

 

                                                           


INVITED PRESENTATIONS

 

2011                                                    Metabolic Syndrome / Osteoporosis Update, presented to the community at St. Francis Medical Center.  Bon Secours for Women, What Women Put up With Symposium.  Midlothian, Virginia. 

 

2010                                                    Practical Strategies for Weight Loss, presented to VCU physicians, staff, nurses. VCU Medical Center “How to Treat a Women series by the VCU Institute of Women’s Health. Richmond, Virginia.

 

2009                                                    Insulin Management in Diabetes, presented to hospital nurses and physicians.  Greater Richmond Region Filipino Nurses Association.  Richmond, Virginia

 

2009                                                    Practical Strategies for Weight Loss, presented to advance practice nurses.  Virginia Advanced Practice Nurse Conference.  Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. Richmond, Virginia

 

2009                                                    Practical Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, presented to physicians and providers.  VCU Student Health Clinic, Richmond, Virginia.

 

2009                                                    Practical Weight Loss, presented to varying specialty physicians in the Richmond area.  Richmond Academy of Medicine. Richmond, Virginia.

 

2009                                                    Osteoporosis and Fracture Prevention in 2009, presented to the senior citizens and residents at Lakewood Manor assisted living facility. Richmond, Virginia.

 

2008                                                    Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes: Medical Management and Practical Strategies for Weight Loss, presented to physician and healthcare providers throughout the Richmond region.  Metabolic Symposium, sponsored by the American College of Preventative Medicine.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2008                                                    Pre-Diabetes and Strategies for Weight Loss, presented to the American College of Cardiology – Virginia Chapter - Cardiac Care Symposium.

 

2008                                                    Osteoporosis and Fracture Reduction in 2008, presented to the community.  Bon Secours Lifelong Learning Institute, Midlothian, Virginia.

 

2008                                                    Wellness and Weight Management in Diabetes, presented to the public/community sponsored by the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

 

2008                                                    The Business and Beauty of Private Practice, presented to endocrinologist faculty at the Virginia Commonwealth University – Medical College of Virginia, Endocrinology Medical Grand Rounds.

 

2007                                                    An Overview of Osteoporosis, presented to the Richmond Community at St. Francis Medical Center as part of the “Moans, Groans, and Bones” Women’s Health Lecture series sponsored by Bon Secours for Women

 

2007                                                    Weight Management in Diabetes, sponsored by the American Diabetes Association (ADA). 

 

2007                                                    Strategies for Weight Loss, presented at Chippenham – Johnston Willis Medical Center.

 

2004 – 2011                                        Endocrinology Curriculum. Bon Secours St. Francis Family Medicine Residency Program. Present the lectures and endocrine curriculum for diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis, PCOS, and medical weight loss.

 

2004 – 2007                                        Endocrinology Curriculum. Chesterfield Family Practice Residency Program.  Present the lectures for the endocrine curriculum for diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis.

 

2004                                                    Current Management of Osteoporosis, presented to primary care physicians in the Richmond area as an educational seminar.

 

2004                                                    Osteoporosis Update 2004, presented to the family practice medical residents.   Chesterfield Family Practice.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2004                                                    Renal Osteodystrophy: From Diagnosis to Management, presented to faculty, fellows, and residents.  Endocrine Grand Rounds.  Virginia Commonwealth University Health System.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2004                                                    Endocrine Hypertension: In a Nutshell, presented to Internal Medicine resident housestaff.  Virginia Commonwealth University Health System.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2003                                                    Cancer and Infertility: A Background and Concepts for the Future, presented to endocrinology faculty, fellows, and residents.  Endocrine Grand Rounds.  Virginia Commonwealth University Health System.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2003                                                    Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Primary Care, presented to resident house staff.  Internal Medicine Primary Care Conference, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2003-2010                                           Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and the Role of the Pharmacist, presented to third year doctor of pharmacy students.  Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2003                                                    Graves' Disease and Thyroid Cancer: What is the Connection, presented to endocrinology faculty, fellows, and residents.  Endocrine Grand Rounds, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System. Richmond, Virginia

 

2003                                                    Fish Oil: an Overview, presented to Internal Medicine resident housestaff and medical students.  Virginia Commonwealth University Health System.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2002                                                    A 27-year-old with celiac disease causing severe growth retardation and panhypopituitarism, presented to Internal Medicine Residents.  Virginia Commonwealth University Internal Medicine Residents Morning Report.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

2002                                                    Fish Oil: Lipids and Beyond, presented to endocrinology faculty, fellows, and residents.  Endocrine Grand Rounds, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System.  Richmond, Virginia.

 

 

 

TECHNOLOGY AND CREATIVE WORKS

 

2011 – present                                    Website Designer and Webmaster, Virginia Weight and Wellness.

 

2006 – 2007                                        Designer of original office space plans, Virginia Endocrinology & Osteoporosis Center office at Colony Crossing, Midlothian, Virginia.

 

2004 – 2011                                        Website Designer and Webmaster, Virginia Endocrinology & Osteoporosis Center.  www.VirginiaEndo.com; responsible for the development, creation, programming, frequent updating, and adjustment of the Virginia Endocrinology and Osteoporosis Center website. 

 

2004 – 2005                                        Designer of original office space plans, Virginia Endocrinology and Osteoporosis 
                                                            Center office at St. Francis, Midlothian, Virginia.
 

2003                                                    Developed and implemented Division of Endocrinology on-call forms to improve documentation and communication of after-hours consultations.

 

2003                                                    Updated and reorganized endocrinology clinic ICD-9 coding forms to improve efficiency and enhance coding and billing processes.        

 

2002 – 2011                                        Developed the Intern Survival Guide on the Wards distributed to the internal medicine residents for use on the inpatient wards and posted on the VCU internal medicine residency "housestaff resources" website.  Internal Medicine Department, VCU Health System.   

 

2001 – 2008                                        Developed the Inpatient Information Monitoring Form

used widely among the Internal Medicine House staff.  Internal Medicine Department, VCU Health System.


 

 

TEACHING

 

2006 – 2010                                        Preceptor.  Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellows.  Endocrine Division, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System. 

 

2006 – 2010                                        Lecturer.  Endocrinology  Curriculum.  St. Francis Family Medicine Residency Program.

 

2004 – 2006                                        Lecturer.  Endocrinology Curriculum. Chesterfield Family Practice Residency Program.

 
2002 - 2009                                        Small Group Leader.  2nd year Medical Student Education. Endocrine Course, Virginia 
                                                            Commonwealth
University School
of Medicine.

 

 

 

Memberships in Scientific, Honorary, and Professional Societies

 

2007 – Present                                   Member. American Society of Bariatric Physicians.

 

2004 – 2007                                        Member. Physician Advisory Group, Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center, Midlothian, Virginia.  Member of the charter group of physicians and administrators to develop and implement future medical staff policies of the newly built St. Francis Medical Center.

 

2003 – 2009                                        Member. American Thyroid Association.

 

2002 – Present                                    Member. The Endocrine Society.

 

2002 – Present                                    Member. American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

 

2002 – Present                                    Member. Medical Society of Virginia.

 

2002 – 2010                                        Member. Richmond Endocrine Club.

 

2001 – 2005                                        Member. American College of Physicians.

 

1999 – Present                                    Member. American Medical Association.

 

1996 – 1999                                        Founding Member and Secretary. Asian Americans in Medicine.

 

1995 – 1999                                        Member. American Medical Student Association.

 

1995 – 1999                                        Member. American Academy of Family Practitioners.

 

 

 

service                                           

 

2008                                                    Speaker. Lifelong Learning Institute.  Volunteer speaker for “Osteoporosis and Fracture Reduction in 2008,” presented to the Lifelong Learning Institute

 

2007 – 2008                                        Speaker.  American Diabetes Association. Volunteer speaker for the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

 

2006 – 2011                                        Speaker. Various Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Centers.  Volunteer speaker
                        teaching, educating, and counseling about
osteoporosis and fracture prevention.

 

2005 – Present                                   Consultant.  New Practice Startups and Electronic Medical Records (EMRs).  Assist physician practices in opening new practices and transitioning to EMRs. 
 

2004 – 2005                                        Speaker.  Ukrops Community Series.  Volunteer speaker for community education seminars on both osteoporosis and weight loss lecture series

1994 - 1995                                         Operating Room Technician / Scrub Tech.  Overlook Hospital, Summit, NJ.  
                        Sterile Assisted surgeons in the operating room with instrumentation, traction, suturing 
                        for general, vascular, laparoscopic, and gynecologic surgery.
 

1994 – 1995                                        Emergency Medical Technician. Millburn-Short Hills Volunteer First Aid Squad, Millburn, New Jersey.  Performed and assisted primary assessment, stabilization, and transportation, as well as Basic Life Support in pre-hospital environment.



 

Extracurricular

 

2011                                                    YMCA Youth Soccer. Assistant Coach

2009                                                    Sports Backers Half Marathon Training Team

2007                                                    Sports Backers Marathon Training Team

2007                                                    Richmond Road Runner’s Club (RRRC)

2004 – 2005                                        World Adult Kickball Association.

1995 – 2005                                        Chesterfield Adult Soccer Association

1995 – 2005                                        Chesterfield Adult Soccer Association Indoor League

1996 – 2002                                        Richmond Volleyball Club: Men’s 6 side AA Division

1995 – 1999                                        MCV and VCU Intramural Soccer




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