Biography

Dr. Hasan received her medical degree from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2008. She continued her post graduate training at Akron City Hospital in Internal Medicine. Her interest in research and endocrinology enabled her to pursue a three-year research fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Her research on the effects of All-trans Retinoic acid in obesity related type 2 diabetes was well recognized, leading to poster presentations at the 95th annual Endocrine Society meeting in 2013, 2014 and 2105 as well as 74th American Diabetes Association meeting in 2014. Her academic achievements throughout fellowship led to her appointment as a Clinical Instructor at University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2014. She was honored to present her work on All-trans Retinoic acid on weight, glucose homeostasis and white adipose tissue internationally, initially at 22nd European Congress on Obesity in Prague, Czech Republic in 2015, followed by the European Association for the Study of Diabetes 51st Annual meeting in Stockholm, Sweden, later that year. Dr. Hasan’s strong academic and research background led to her appointment as an Associate Staff for the Endocrinology and Metabolism Institute in 2015. She assumed the role of the Director of Endocrinology, South Region in 2019. She was subsequently awarded an EnVision grant for her role as a primary investigator in her study of optimizing glycemic control in Cystic fibrosis related diabetes.