Education

Graduate School
University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine, Damascus, Syria, 1992
Residency
Hurley Medical Center, Michigan State University, Flint, MI, 1995-1998
Fellowship
The University of Texas-Houston, Houston, TX, 1998-2001

Areas of Interest

Clinical Interests

Thyroid Gland

Publications

Publication Information

Health-related quality of life and cognitive functioning in pediatric short stature: comparison of growth hormone-naive, growth-hormone-treated, and healthy samples. Eur J Pediatr – Stephen, M.D., Varni J.W., Limbers, C.A., Yafi, M., Heptulla, R.A., Renukuntla, V.S., Bell, C.S., Brosnan, P.G. – 2011 Mar

Expanded newborn screening in Texas: a survey and educational module addressing the knowledge of pediatric residents. Genet Med – Wells, A.S., Northrup, H., Crandell, S.S., King, T.M., Champaigne, N.L., Yafi, M., Therrell, B.L., Noblin, S.J. – 2009 Mar 01

Sexual precocity in a 2-year-old boy caused by indirect exposure to testosterone cream. Endocr Pract – Stephen, M.D., Jehaimi, C.T., Brosnan, P.G., Yafi, M. – 2008 Nov 01

Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics, recertified 2012
Sub-board of Pediatric Endocrinology, recertified 2009