ALICIA M. DIAZ THOMAS, M.D., MPH

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology

Office: 49 NORTH DUNLAP ST MEMPHIS TN 381032893
Tel: (901) 287-5376
adiaztho@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Other, University of South Florida, Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Other, Tulane University School of Medicine, Chief resident, Pediatrics
  • Other, Tulane University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, Doctor of medicine
  • M.P.H., Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
  • B.A., Tulane University, English and Latin American Studies

Clinical Care Specialty/Interest

 pediatric endocrinology

Research Interest/Specialty

 pediatric endocrinology

Research Description

 clinical 

translational

Research Keywords

Disorders of sexual development / puberty

Neurotrauma

Copeptin

Diabetes

Publications

  1. Dye, AM, Nelson, GB, Diaz-Thomas, A. Delayed Puberty. Pediatr Ann, 47 (1), e16-e22, 2018.
  2. Kamody, RC, Berlin, KS, Rybak, TM, Klages, KL, Banks, GG, Ali, JS, Alemzadeh, R, Ferry, RJ, Diaz Thomas, AM. Psychological Flexibility Among Youth with Type 1 Diabetes: Relating Patterns of Acceptance, Adherence, and Stress to Adaptation. Behav Med, 1-9, 2017.
  3. Davidson, JT, Lam, CG, McGee, RB, Bahrami, A, Diaz-Thomas, A. Parathyroid Cancer in the Pediatric Patient. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 38 (1), 32-7, 2016.
  4. Tylavsky, FA, Kocak, M, Murphy, LE, Graff, JC, Palmer, FB, Völgyi, E, Diaz-Thomas, AM, Ferry, RJ. Gestational Vitamin 25(OH)D Status as a Risk Factor for Receptive Language Development: A 24-Month, Longitudinal, Observational Study. Nutrients, 7 (12), 9918-30, 2015.
  5. Kamody, RC, Berlin, KS, Hains, AA, Kichler, JC, Davies, WH, Diaz-Thomas, AM, Ferry, RJ. Assessing measurement invariance of the diabetes stress questionnaire in youth with type 1 diabetes. J Pediatr Psychol, 39 (10), 1138-48, 2014.
  6. Diaz-Thomas, A, Cannon, J, Iyer, P, Al-Maawali, A, Fazalullah, M, Diamond, F, Mueller, OT, Root, AW, Alyaarubi, S. A novel CASR mutation associated with neonatal severe hyperparathyroidism transmitted as an autosomal recessive disorder. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab, 27 (9-10), 851-6, 2014.
  7. Malone, JI, Diaz-Thomas, A, Swan, K. Problems with the new born screen for galactosaemia. BMJ Case Rep, 2011, 2012.
  8. Diaz-Thomas, A, Shulman, D. Use of aromatase inhibitors in children and adolescents: what's new. Curr Opin Pediatr, 22 (4), 501-7, 2010.