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Shamila B. Zawahir M.B.B.S.

Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Primary Appointment: Pediatrics
Location: UMMC, N5W68F
Phone: (410) 328-0812
Fax: (410) 328-1072

Personal History:

Dr. Zawahir was a Resident and Chief Resident at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons / Harlem Hospital Center. She then joined the University of Maryland School of Medicine as a Fellow in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. There she was awarded the T32 Grant from the National Institutes of Health through the Department of Gastroenterology. Following completion of her fellowship she joined the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor. She is Board Certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology.

Clinical Speciality:

Pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition


Zawahir S, Safta A, Fasano A. Pediatric celiac disease. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2009;1165:655-660.