Three Bone Health Program Physicians Selected as Top Doctors® 2021

Three Bone Health Program Physicians Selected as Top Doctors® 2021
Congratulations to three of our Bone Health Physicians for being placed on the 2021 Castle Connolly Top Doctors® List: James Avery, MD, Kathryn Diemer, MD, and Naga Yalla, MD. The Top Doctors® selection process is entirely merit-based. Doctors cannot pay to be listed. More information can be found at the Best Doctors® website. This list […]

Nicola Napoli MD, PhD, Elected to Leadership Position with the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR)

Nicola Napoli MD, PhD, Elected to Leadership Position with the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR)
Nicola Napoli, MD, PhD, was elected to the American Society of Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) Council (Board of Directors).  ASBMR is the premier professional organization promoting research, education, and patient care in the musculoskeletal and mineral metabolism field internationally. The ASBMR Council is vested with the powers and authority to manage all the activities […]

Deborah Veis, MD, PhD, Appointed Next Editor-in-Chief of JBMR® Plus

Deborah Veis, MD, PhD, Appointed Next Editor-in-Chief of JBMR® Plus
Deborah Veis, MD, PhD, has been appointed to serve as the next editor-in-chief of the journal JBMR® Plus. Launched in 2017, JBMR® Plus is the premier, monthly, open access journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR). A companion to the internationally recognized Journal of Bone and Mineral Research (JBMR®), JBMR® Plus […]

Welcome Kashif Shaikh, MD

Welcome Kashif Shaikh, MD
Kashif S. Shaikh, MD, has been appointed Fellow in Osteoporosis, Metabolic Bone Disorders for the academic year 2021-2022, and started his fellowship on July 1st, 2021. After graduating from Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, he completed his internal medicine residency training at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, in 2012. […]

Gary Gottesman, MD, Appointed Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine

Gary Gottesman, MD, Appointed Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Gary S. Gottesman, MD, has been appointed Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, with a part-time appointment in our division as of July 1st, 2021. An MD graduate of the University of Michigan, Gottesman completed his residency in Pediatrics at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in 1991, and a fellowship in Medical Genetics at WUSM in 1995. […]

Mahshid Mohseni, MD, Promoted to Assistant Professor of Medicine

Mahshid Mohseni, MD, Promoted to Assistant Professor of Medicine
Mahshid Mohseni, MD, has been promoted to the rank of Assistant Professor of Medicine on the Clinician Track effective July 1st, 2021. Mohseni graduated from Isfahan University, Iran, and completed her internal medicine residency at Marshall University School of Medicine, Huntington, West Virginia; followed by a fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at the University […]

Three Bone Health Program Physicians Selected as Best Doctors in America 2020

Three Bone Health Program Physicians Selected as Best Doctors in America 2020
Congratulations to three of our Bone Health Physicians for being placed on the Best Doctors in America for 2020 list: James Avery, MD, Roberto Civitelli, MD, and Michael P. Whyte, MD. The Best Doctors in America is an online resource developed by Best Doctors, Inc. Best Doctors believes physicians are the most qualified to evaluate […]

Mbalaviele Lab and Colleagues Published in PLOS Biology

Mbalaviele Lab and Colleagues Published in PLOS Biology
Jianqiu Xiao PhD, Chun Wang MD, PhD, Gabriel Mbalaviele PhD, and colleagues, published a paper in PLOS Biology in which they demonstrate that radiation causes tissue damage by dysregulating inflammasome pathways in both host and transplanted cells. Citation: Radiation causes tissue damage by dysregulating inflammasome-gasdermin D signaling in both host and transplanted cells. Xiao J, […]

Welcome Nilton Salles Rosa Neto, MD, PhD, RhMSUS

Welcome Nilton Salles Rosa Neto, MD, PhD, RhMSUS
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Nilton Salles Rosa Neto has joined our division as Clinical Fellow in our Osteoporosis, Bone and Mineral Diseases fellowship for the current academic year, 2020-2021. Dr. Salles Rosa Neto received his medical degree from Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil, in 2004. In 2008, he completed his Internal Medicine […]

Gabriel Mbalaviele, PhD, Promoted to Professor of Medicine

Gabriel Mbalaviele, PhD, Promoted to Professor of Medicine
Gabriel Mbalaviele, PhD, was promoted to the rank of Professor of Medicine with tenure on July 1st, 2020. Dr. Mbalaviele has reached this outstanding academic achievement through an unusual professional and personal journey. A native of the Republic of the Congo, he received his graduate training in Developmental Physiology in Paris, France, in the early […]