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Hoda Z. Abdel-Hamid, MD

Job Title Pediatric Neurologist
Job Title Director, EMG Laboratory and Neuromuscular Program, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh
Job Title Director, MDA clinic, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh
Job Title Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 2
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5520 Phone
412-692-6787 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1995 Cairo University School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt
 

Residency:

2005 Pediatric Neurology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
2003 Adult Neurology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
2002 Chief Resident, Hurley Medical Centre, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
1999 Cairo University Children's Hospital, Cairo, Egypt
 

Fellowship:

2006 Clinical Neurophysiology/Neuromuscular, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
 

Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Medical Association
  • World Muscle Society
  • Child Neurology Society
  • American Academy of Electrodiagnostic and Neuromuscular Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Clinical Neurophysiology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: Neuromuscular Medicine
     

Publications

  • Abdel-Hamid H, Management of chronic neuromuscular disease in children. Medlink. Updated 2/2011.
  • Kraker J, Abdel-Hamid H, Lacomis D, Neuromuscular Pathology Unknown. Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease. 12(1):22-25, September 2010.
  • Zivkovic SA, Abdel-Hamid H, Neurologic manifestations of transplant complications. Neurology Clinics. 2010 Feb;28(1):235-51. 
  • RA Maselli, JJ Ng, JA Anderson, O Cagney, J Arredondo, C Williams, HB Wessel, H Abdel-Hamid and RL Wollmann. Mutations in LAMB2 causing a severe form of synaptic congenital myasthenic syndrome. J. Med. Genet. 2009;46;203-208.
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