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photo Hussain Mahmud, MD

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

EDM Fellowship Associate Program Director

Email: mahmudh@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-586-9700

Contact
Office: Falk Clinic Suite 3A
3601 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-586-9700
Fax: 412-586-9726
E-mail: mahmudh@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Maureen Cerda
Address: Falk Medical Building Suite 3A
3601 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: cerdamm@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-864-1915
Fax: 412-586-9724
Education and Training
Education
MBBS, Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, 2005
Training
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2010
Fellowship, Endocrinology & Metabolismn, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2012
Clinical Interest
Dr. Mahmud holds board certifications in endocrinology, obesity medicine, and internal medicine. His clinical interests are neuroendocrinology, obesity medicine, thyroid cancer and diabetes management.He is a part of the neuroendocrine unit, specializing in perioperative management of pituitary and skull base surgery patients. He also specializes in obesity medicine and participates in our clinic's medical weight loss programs.
Educational Interest
Dr. Mahmud is serving as the Associate Program Director of the Endocrinology Fellowship Program and is actively involved in the Division's educational activities and clinical training of endocrinology fellows and internal medicine residents. As a key clinical faculty member, he rounds every other week on the inpatient neuroendocrine service with the fellows. He also regularly delivers lectures to medical students as part of the Endocrine Disorders Course.
Publications
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Selected Publications:
Mon, S.Y., Mahmud, H., Abbasi, M., Murdoch, G., Fernandez-Miranda, J.C., Gardner, P.A., Challinor, S.M. A 23-year-old female with a mixed germ cell tumor of the pituitary infundibulum: the challenge of differentiating neoplasm from lymphocytic infundibuloneurohypophysitis-a case report and literature review. Case Reports in Endocrinology. 2014.
Mon, S.Y., Mahmud, H., Abbasi, M., Murdoch, G., Fernandez-Miranda, J.C., Gardner, P.A., Challinor, S.M. A 23-Year-Old Female with a Mixed Germ Cell Tumor of the Pituitary Infundibulum: The Challenge of Differentiating Neoplasm from Lymphocytic Infundibuloneurohypophysitis - A Case Report and Literature Review. Case Rep Endocrinol. 2014; 2014: 129471.
Kirkman, M. S., Mahmud, H., Korytkowski, M. T. Intensive Blood Glucose Control and Vascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am. 2018; 47(1): 91-96.
Kirkman, M.S., Mahmud, H., Korytkowski, M.T. Intensive Blood Glucose Control and Vascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. Endocrinol Metab Clin N Am. 2018; 47: 81-96.
Shah, F.A., Mahmud, H., Galego-Martin, T., Jurczak, M.J., O'Donnell, C.P., McVerry, B.J. Therapeutic Effects of Endogenous Incretin Hormones and Exogenous Incretin-Based Medications in Sepsis. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019; 104(11): 5274-5284.
Al-Yousif, N., Rawal, S., Jurczak, M., Mahmud, H., Shah, F.A. Endogenous glucose production in critical illness. Nutr Clin Pract. 2021; 36(2): 344-359.
Farooq, N., Chuan, B., Mahmud, H., El Khoudary, S.R., Nouraie, S.M., Evankovich, J., Yang, L., Dunlap, D., Bain, W., Kitsios, G., Zhang, Y., O'Donnell, C.P., McVerry, B.J., Shah, F.A. Association of the systemic host immune response with acute hyperglycemia in mechanically ventilated septic patients. PLoS One. 2021; 16(3): e0248853.