Ann M. Straight is a Board-Certified Pediatric Endocrinologist, with an expertise in several areas, including Type 1 diabetes mellitus, childhood obesity, diseases of the pituitary and thyroid in children.
Dr. Straight graduated from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in 1998. She was direct commissioned into the United States Army at that time. She completed her Pediatric Internship, Residency, and Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. She served as a staff Pediatric Endocrinologist at Walter Reed until 2005, when she was transferred to Brooke Army Medical Center to serve as Assistant Chief and, later, Chief of the Pediatric Endocrinology Department.
In 2011, Dr. Straight transitioned from active duty Army to the Reserves and joined the Diabetes & Glandular Disease Clinic team. She continues her military career in the Reserves, holding the rank of Colonel and serving as the Deputy Chief of Clinical Services for 7454 Medical Backfill Battalion.
Dr. Straight has been married to her husband Tim for just over twenty years and they are proud parents of two children, Natalie and Timmy.