Division Head, Division of Endocrinology
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Division of Pediatric Endocrinology Director of Pediatric Endocrinology UMCDE Midtown Campus
22 S. Greene St., S2A19 Baltimore, MD 21201
Education and Training
- Vanderbilt Universityin Nashville TN, BS, Biology and English, 2002
- Washingon University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO, 2006
- Internship and Residency, Pediatrics, Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children 2009
- Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, Washington University School of Medicine 2012
- Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, MBA Health Care Management and Financial Businesses 2020
Dr. Newton is a Board Certified Pediatric Endocrinologist with a clinical focus on improving glycemic control in children with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes, especially in high risk populations and underserved communities. She also manages patients with a variety of Endocrine disorders including precocious puberty, short stature, pituitary abnormalities, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, Turner syndrome and weight concerns to name a few. Dr. Newton is a full time clinician educator with an active role in teaching medical students, graduate students, residents, and fellows. She is also the co-chair of the Pediatric Residency Diversity Council.
Pediatric Endocrinology, diabetes, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, precocious puberty, short stature, pituitary abnormalities, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, Turner syndrome.
Newton, Paula and Riva Kamat. A 10-Year-Old Girl with a Rash and Abdominal Pain. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2009; 48(5): 615-616, 683-684.
Gore RH, Nikita ME, Newton PG, Carter RG, Reyes-Bautista J, Greene CL. Duplication 6q24: More Than Just Diabetes. J Endocr Soc. 2020;4(5):bvaa027. Published 2020 Apr 27. doi:10.1210/jendso/bvaa027
Additional Publication Citations
Newton, Paula and Patrick Mason. Rickets. Atlas of Pediatrics in the Tropics and Resource-limited Settings. American Academy of Pediatrics. ed 2. October 21, 2015, 255-260.
Awards and Affiliations
Baltimore Magazine Top Doctor
Grants and Contracts
2011 Endocrine Fellows Foundation Marilyn Fishman Grant for Diabetes Research
2011 American Diabetes Association Mentor-Based Minority Postdoctoral Fellowship Award
Links of Interest
University of Maryland Medical Center Faculty Profile https://www.umms.org/find-a-doctor/profiles/dr-paula-g-newton-md-1407015407
2018 Facebook Live Presentation for University of Maryland https://www.facebook.com/UMarylandChildrensHospital/videos/1979195835445077/
2018 Harford MagaScene Presentation/ Interview American Diabetes Association Baltimore https://hcn.viebit.com/player.php?hash=SvIxYwsk8juT
2018 Facebook Live Presentation for University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus https://www.facebook.com/UMMidtown/videos/vl.1930056357086954/266605327381118/?type=1