AL-ZUBEIDI, HIBA

Assistant Professor in Pediatrics & Pediatric Endocrinology

Office: 49 NORTH DUNLAP ST MEMPHIS TN 38103
Tel: (901) 287-6221
halzubei@uthsc.edu
http://www.lebonheur.org/our-services/endocrinology/

TRAINING

  1. Fellow - Pediatric Endocrinology
    University of California San Diego, UCSD College of Medicine, Rady Children''s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology 
  2. Resident - Pediatrics
    University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Department of Pediatrics

CLINICAL INTERESTS

  • Puberty disorders
  • Polycystic Ovary Disease
  • Growth abnormalities
  • Thyroid Diseases & Tumors
  • Adrenal diseases

MY RESEARCH

My research interests are focused on precocious puberty, polycystic ovarian syndrome, thyroid disorders and malignancy. I am also interested in studying the relationship between Vitamin D and Diabetes Mellitus. 

PUBLICATIONS

  
Al-Zubeidi H, Klein KO.
Randomized clinical trial evaluating metformin versus oral contraceptive pills in the treatment of adolescents with polycystic ovarian syndrome.
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Jul 1;28(7-8):853-8. doi: 10.1515/jpem-2014-0283.

Al-Zubeidi H, Gottschalk ME, Newfield RS.
Successful use of long acting octreotide in two cases with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome and severe hypoglycemia.
Int J Pediatr Endocrinol. 2014;2014(1):18. doi: 10.1186/1687-9856-2014-18. Epub 2014 Sep 15.

Al-Zubeidi H, Demeterco C, Jones KL.
Thyrotoxic, hypokalemic periodic paralysis (THPP) in adolescents.
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Jan;28(1-2):157-61. doi: 10.1515/jpem-2014-0016.