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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

  Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

EDUCATION AND TRAINING



CLINICAL FELLOWSHIP TRAINING



Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship Program

CURRENT FELLOWS  |  July 2017 - June 2018



Samina Afreen, MD

Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Avenue, Suite 562
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Email: afreens2@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-586-9700
Fax: 412-586-9726



Education and Training

Education: Calcutta Medical College, India

Training: Howard University Hospital, Washington DC


Clinical Interests

Diabetes mellitus, Polycystic ovarian disease, Thyroid disorders, Obesity


Research Interests

Obesity, Diabetes mellitus, Fatty Liver disease


SELECTED PUBLICATION:

  1. Mehari A, Afreen S, Ngwa J, Setse R,Thomas AN, Poddar V, et al. (2015) Obesity and Pulmonary Function in African Americans. PLoSONE 10(10): e0140610. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0140610
  2. Samina Afreen, Hector Wong, and Marian G. Michaels. "Infections in the Intensive Care Unit." Ed. Scott Watson and Ann Thompson. Pediatric Intensive Care. N.p.: Oxford UP
  3. Tiruneh F, Awan A, Amin R, et al. (June 20, 2017) A Rare Case of Pulmonary Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue Lymphoma Transforming into Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma. Cureus 9(6): e1373. doi:10.7759/cureus.1373
  4. Afreen S, Deonarine U, Ogundipe F, et al. (July 17, 2017) A Case of Large, Hemodynamically Significant Abdominal Wall Hematoma Following Paracentesis in a Cirrhotic Patient. Cureus 9(7): e1483. doi:10.7759/cureus.1483