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Tahniat S. Syed, MD, MPH, FAAP

Tahniat Syed, MD
Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
3420 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-692-6677 Phone
412-692-8584 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1996 MD, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.
2002 MPH, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pa.


1999 St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children (SCHC), Philadelphia, Pa.


2001 General Academic Pediatric, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2002 Adolescent Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.


  • Ontario Medical Association
  • Society for Adolescent Medicine
  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine


  • 1992 Phi Beta Kappa         
  • 1992 Departmental Honors in Biology


  • Levy SA, Westin AM, Reamy AM, Reyner JC, Syed TS, Diamond GS. Communication about smoking between depressed adolescents and their parents. Nicotine Tob Res 12(3):191-7. 2010.
  • Syed TS. Balkrishnan R. Ali A. Biostatistics. In: Dermatology, a pictorial review. Asra Ali, M.D., ed. McGraw-Hill Medical Publishing Division. 2007.
  • Syed TS, DeLago CW. Tobacco and Children. In: Our Children: A Pediatric Quick-Reference for Parents, Teachers, and Nurses. Angelo Giardino, M.D., ed. GW Medical Publishing. 2006.
Last Update
November 5, 2012
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Last Update
November 5, 2012