Muhammad Omar Salim, D.O.

Endocrinology

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX ​​2017 – Present

Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX ​​2014 – 2017

Residency in Internal Medicine

 

​EDUCATION
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University, Phoenix, AZ ​​2010 – 2014

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ ​​2006 – 2010

Bachelor of Science, Physiology

 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

University of Texas – U.S. Naval Medical Research, Peru 08/2015 – 08/2015 Role: Epidemiology Mock Research Investigator, Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Clinton White

Field Epidemiology Research Course in Lima and Tumbes Peru, focusing on exercises of viral and bacterial outbreaks with particular emphasis on Zika and Dengue, vector/reservoir trapping and analysis (bats, mosquitos, rodents, pigs), anatomical dissections, interviews of local populations, and synthesizing a report of findings.

Osprey Medical, Phoenix, AZ ​​ ​ 03/2013 – 08/2013 Role: Student Researcher, PI: Dr. Mansour Assar

Participation in the PRESERV trial, (Prospective Randomized Evaluation to Study the Effects of Reduced Contrast Media on the Vitality of the Kidney) which utilized the CINCOR catheter system to retrieve contrast media from the coronary sinus following PCI to avoid CIN.
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ ​​ ​01/2008 – 05/2008 Role: Student Researcher, PI: Dr. David T. Harris

Bench Research experience on stem cell implantation from umbilical cord blood on rodent eyes to restore vision. Basic routine laboratory procedures performed.