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Kara S. Hughan, MD

Kara Sovik Hughan, MD
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5170 Phone
412-692-7665 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2004 Wright State University School of Medicine


2007 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center


2010 Pediatric Endocrinology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


  • American Academy of Pediatrics


  • Yanovski JA, Sovik KN, Nguyen TT, Sebring NG. Insulin-like growth factors and bone mineral density in African American and White girls. J Pediatr. 2000 Dec;137(6):826-32.
  • Yanovski JA, Yanovski SZ, Boyle AJ, Gold PW, Sovik KN, Sebring NG, Drinkard B. Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity during exercise in African American and Caucasian women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2000 Aug;85(8):2660-3.
  • Yanovski JA, Diament AL, Sovik KN, Nguyen TT, Li H, Sebring NG, Warden CH. Associations between uncoupling protein 2, body composition, and resting energy expenditure in lean and obese African American, white, and Asian children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2000 Jun;71(6):1405-20.

    View Dr. Hughan's full list of publications from PubMed. 
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November 9, 2010
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Last Update
November 9, 2010