2201 N. Bedell, Suite E
Del Rio, Texas 78840
Ft. Duncan Medical Center
3333 N. Foster Maldonado Blvd.
Eagle Pass, Texas 78852
Val Verde Regional Medical Center
802 N. Bedell Ave.
Del Rio, Texas 78840
Mohamed Shafiu, MD
EducationMBBS, Nishtar Medical College, Bahuddin Zakaria University, Multan, Pakistan, 2000
Postgraduate TrainingInternship, Shands Hospital at University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 2004
Residency, Shands Hospital at University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 2006
Fellowship, Shands Hospital at University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 2009
Fellowship Pharmacogenomics, Center for pharmacogenomics, College of pharmacy, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 2009
Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine - Nephrology
Professional Organizations, SocietiesAmerican Society of Nephrology
National Kidney Foundation
Florida Medical Association
American Medical Association
American College of Medicine
Bexar County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association
Awards and Honors2008, Recipient of Amgen 40,000 USD Nephrology Fellowship Stipend grant to evaluate role of URAT1 polymorphisms in
renal function deterioration and kidney injury; to support a career development in academic nephrology
2002, Universal Enterprises Scholarship Award
2001, Graduated among the top 5 percent of Nishtar Medical College, Multan
1995, Maldivian Higher Educational Scholarship to do Medicine
1992, Maldivian National Swimmer in South Asian Swimming Championship
1992, Best Graduate of School, 4th best student in the country by Ministry of Education
1991-1992, School captain and head prefect, English Preparatory and Secondary School (1200 students), Maldives
1991, Science Exhibition Most well Researched Project by Ministry of Education for public highway cleaner project during floods
1987, Silver Medal at International Arts Exhibition in Japan for painting "Pole and Line fishing"
Peer Reviewed Book Chapter2008, Book Chapter: Shafiu, Mohamed, Johnson, R.J. Uric acid, fructose, and the kidney.
Handbook of Chronic Kidney Disease Management, 1e JT Daugirdas, MD, editor, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2009 Accepted
Presentations and Lectures2008, Special invited lecture to the Division of Pediatric Nephrology, University of Florida "Nephronophthisis"
2009, Special invited lecture to Veteran Affairs medical Center Research Division, University of Florida, "URAT1 polymorphisms, newly discovered genetic defects for obesity and metabolic syndrome in America"
Ronald W. Hamner, M.D., FACP
Judith Hernandez, MD
R.Allen Holub, M.D.
Melissa R. Isbell, M.D., FACP
Brijesh Kapoor, M.D.
Parmish Kohli, M.D.
Milagros Martinez, M.D.
Luz Moreno, M.D.
Shadi Mourad, M.D.
Paraic J. Mulgrew, M.D., FACP
Aashish Kumar Pandey, M.D.
Pablo E. Pergola, M.D., Ph.D.
Jessica L. Pierce, M.D., Ph.D.
J. Arnaldo Ramirez, M.D.
Navid Q. Saigal, M.D., FACP
Mohamed Shafiu, M.D.