Mansur Shomali, MD, CM, is Associate Director of the Diabetes & Endocrine Center at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD, where he also serves as the Program Director for the Fellowship Training Program in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. He is also a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and Instructor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD.
Dr. Shomali completed an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins University and received his medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He completed an internship and a residency in internal medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Subsequently, he completed fellowships in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism.
Dr. Shomali has a research interest in novel ways to treat type 2 diabetes and obesity. He also has expertise in the treatment of patients with disorders of the pituitary gland. He has served as Principal Investigator on several studies of drug efficacy and safety in patients with type 2 diabetes. He is a member of MedStar Health's Scientific Review Board and co-chairs the MedStar Health Inpatient Diabetes Initiative. In addition, he has published journal articles and website postings on pituitary adenomas, the transition from oral agents to insulin therapy, use of insulin in primary care, and use of GLP-1 therapies.
Dr. Shomali is an active member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology, the American Diabetes Association, the Endocrine Society, and the Pituitary Society.
Dr. Shomali's research interests include
- Endocrinology and metabolism
- Novel ways to treat type 2 diabetes and obesity
- Pituitary gland disorders
- Drug efficacy and safety in patients
- Research Areas