Bill Law Jr, MD
Bill Law, Jr., MD, FACE/FACP received his medical degree from The University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences in Memphis, and completed his Internal Medicine training there as well. He then pursued a three-year Fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He has been in the private practice of consultative Endocrinology in Knoxville, Tennessee since 1983, and is the founding partner of Endocrinology Consultants of East Tennessee. He is Professor of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine at Knoxville and serves as Chief of the Section of Endocrinology for that institution.
Dr. Law is the lead author of more than ten original research articles published in a number of leading medical journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, Annals of Internal Medicine, Journal of Clinical Investigation, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Endocrine Practice, the American Journal of Medicine, and the Mayo Clinic Proceedings. In addition to membership in the Tennessee Medical Association and Knoxville Academy of Medicine, he is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a charter Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology.
Dr. Law is a charter member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), for which he served as a member of the Board of Directors from 1995 - 2007. He was honored in 2001 by election to the Executive Committee, serving as President of AACE in 2005-2006 and as President of the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) in 2010-2011.
Dr. Law and his wife Vickie, have three adult children and four grandchildren. He is an Eagle Scout and has served for many years as a member of the Advisory Board for the Great Smoky Mountain Council, Boy Scouts of America. His extracurricular interests include tennis, hunting, fishing, and wilderness canoeing.