McGovern Medical School

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Associate Professor

Education & Background

Graduate School
The University of Texas School of Public Health
Houston, Texas


Clinical Interests
Medical Genetics, Neurology
Research Interests
Epidemiology of birth defects, Teratogenic exposures during early pregnancy, Methodological concepts in Epidemiology


Chiquet BT, Hashmi SS, Henry R, Burt A, Mulliken JB, Stal S, Bray M, Blanton SH and Hecht JT. Genomic screening identifies novel linkages and provides further evidence for a role of MYH9 in nonsyndromic cleft lip and palate. Eur J Hum Genet 17: 195-204. 2009.

Hashmi SS, Gallaway MS, Waller DK, Langlois PH and Hecht JT. Maternal fever during early pregnancy and the risk of oral clefts. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 88: 186-194. 2010

Hashmi SS, Canfield MA, Marengo L, Moffitt KB, Belmont JW, Freedenberg D, Tanksley SM and Lupo PJ. The association between neonatal thyroxine and craniosynostosis, Texas, 2004-2007. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 94: 1004-1009. 2012.

Reith RM, McKenna J, Wu H, Hashmi SS, Cho SH, Dash PK and Gambello MJ. Loss of Tsc2 in Purkinje cells is associated with autistic-like behavior in a mouse model of tuberous sclerosis complex. Neurobiol Dis. 2012.

Mosquera RA, Hashmi SS, Pacheco SE, Reverdin A, Chevallier J, Colasurdo GN. Dysanaptic growth of lung and airway in children with Post-infectious Bronchiolitis Obliterans. Clin Respir J. 2013.