Mohsen Zena, MD
Mohsen Zena, MD

Mohsen Zena, MD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Medicine

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism, an untoward complication of high dose phosphate supplementation in Herditary Hypophosphatemic Rickets Anusha Pinjala, MBBS,1 Alheli Arce Gastelum, MD,1 Sima Abdel Rahman Adel Maraqa, MD,1 Joshua Samec, BA,1 and Mohsen Zena, MD2. J Endocr Soc. 2020 May 8; 4(Suppl 1): SAT-376. Published online 2020 May 8. doi: 10.1210/jendso/bvaa046.744, J Endocr Soc, 4 (suppl 1) , 2020
  • Drincic A, Nguyen AT, Singh S, Zena M, Walters R, Friedman K, Anderson RJ. PITUITARY EVALUATION IN PATIENTS WITH LOW PROSTATE-SPECIFIC ANTIGEN. doi: 10.4158/EP-2018-0204. Epub 2018 Oct 5. PubMed PMID: 30289304., Endocrine Practice, 24(12), 1030-1037, 2018
  • Kinjal Shah, Mohsen Zena, Edward D. Adickes, Robert J. Anderson. Case of concurrent MTC and PTC in a Patient with Germline RET Mutation. Endocrine Pathology: Volume 26, Issue 3 (2015), page 279-289., Endocrine Pathology, Volume 26, Issue 3 (2015), 279-289, 2015
  • Tarasova VDl, Zena M, Rendell M. Artifactual hypoglycemia: an old term for a new classification. Diabetes Care. 2014 May;37(5):e85-6. doi: 10.2337/dc13-2891., Diabetes Care, 2014 May; 37(5), e85-6, 2014
  • Armas LA, Zena M, Lund R, Heaney RP. Calcium absorption response to cholecalciferol supplementation in hemodialysis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Jun;8(6):1003-8. doi: 10.2215/CJN.08610812. Epub 2013 Feb 14. PubMed PMID: 23411428; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3675848., Clin J Am Soc Nephrol, 2013 Jun;8(6), 1003-8, 2014
  • Latta S, Alhosaini MN, Al-Solaiman Y, Zena M, Khasawneh F, Eranki V, Khilwani A, Iroegbu N. Management of inpatient hyperglycemia: assessing knowledge and barriers to better care among residents. Am J Ther. 2011 Sep;18(5):355-65. doi: 10.1097/MJT.0b013e3181d1d847. PubMed PMID: 20224321., American Journal of Therapeutics, 2011 Sep; 18(5), 355-65, 2010

Publications

  • Ryan S, Ward M, Vaughan D, Murray B, Zena M, O'Connor T, Nugent L, Patton D. Do safety briefings improve patient safety in the acute hospital setting? A systematic review. doi: 10.1111/jan.13984. Epub 2019 Apr 30. Review. PubMed PMID: 30816565., Journal of Advanced Nursing, 75(10), 2085-2098, 2019

Presentations

  • Diabetes Mellitus Assessment and treatment, M2 lecture Nov 3rd 2020, 2020
  • Gestational Diabetes, Endocrine core curriculum lecture May 2020, 2020
  • Hirsutism and Hyperandrogenic states in Women. Endocrine core curriculum lecture 1/28/2020, 2020
  • Arce Gastelum, A., Nagireddi, R., McMahon, R., Maraqa, S., Pinjala, A., Zena, M.. (2020). Deceived by Diabetes: A Case Series on Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young Poster presented at: AACE 29th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress EMBRAACE; Washington, DC., 2020
  • Arce Gastelum, A., Pinjala, A., Maraqa, S., Block, M., Zena, M.. (2020). Left Hip Pseudofracture in a Patient with Refractory Paget Disease of the Bone Poster presented at: Endocrine Society Annual Meeting 2020; San Francisco,CA., 2020
  • Pinjala, A., Arce Gastelum, A., Maraqa, S., Samec, J., Zena, M.. (2020). Secondary Hyperparathyroidism, an Untoward Complication of High Dose Phosphate Supplementation in Hereditary Hypophosphatemic Rickets Poster presented at: Endocrine Society Annual Meeting 2020; San Francisco, CA., 2020
  • Sima abdel rahman Maraqa., Robert McMahon.,Anush Pinjala., Alheli Arce Gastelum.,Mohsen Zena. “The first case report of Pembrolizumab inducing thyroiditis and hypophysitis” 22nd European Congress of Endocrinology (e-ECE 2020),, 2020
  • Awad D, Win H, Zena M. (2020). A Rare Case of Untreated Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Leading to Gender Dysphoria and a Female to Male Transgender. https://doi.org/10.1210/jendso/bvaa046.1082, 2020
  • Autoimmune thyroid disease: Hypothyroidism conversion to Hyperthyroidism. Kunwar, S., Nagireddi, R., Anderson, R., Zena, M. AACE 2019, Los Angeles, CA., 2019
  • Andrea George MD, Noor Addasi MD, Daniel Kwon MD1and Mohsen Zena MD, Fever of unknown origin: a rare case of thyroid cause. AACE meeting Boston May 16th-20 2018
     , 2018
  • Primary Hyperaldosteronism, Grand Rounds, 2018
  • Adrenal Insufficiency, Department of Medicine Lecture, 6/9/2016, 2016
  • Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY), Grand round 5/11/2016, 2016
  • Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY), Grand Rounds, 2016
  • Hereditary medullary thyroid cancer, Department core curriculum lecture 2/16/2016, 2016
  • Vitamin D disorders in CKD, Department core curriculum lecture, 12/15/2015, 2015
  • Severe Insulin resistance and use of U-500 Insulin, board review lecture for fellows, 10/16/2015, 2015
  • Adrenal nodules and adrenal cancer, Department core curriculum lecture, 10/13/2015, 2015
  • Late Autoimmune diabetes in Adults (LADA), board review lecture for fellows, 9/11/2015, 2015
  • Adrenal Insufficiency, Department core curriculum lecture, 8/4/2015, 2015
  • Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitors, core curriculum lecture, 7/28/2015, 2015
  • Hirsutism and Hyperandrogenic states in Women, Core Curriculum lecture 4/28/2015, 2015
  • Osteoporosis, Vit D deficiency, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Family Medicine Core Curriculum Lecture 2/20/2015, 2015
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer. Endocrinology Core Curriculum Lecture. 12/9/2014, 2014
  • Adrenal insufficiency, Department core curriculum lecture 8/19/2014, 2014
  • Atypical fermoral fractures and bisphosphonate, Mohsen Zena, M.D. Emily Knezevich, PharmD. Robert Recker, M.D. Justin Siebler,M.D. Grand Round ,Creighton University Medical Center 5/21/2014, 2014
  • Adrenal nodules and adrenocortical cancer. Endocrinology Core Curriculum lecture 5-20-2014, 2014
  • Inpatient Hyperglycemia, Mohsen Zena, M.D. Internal Medicine Lectures. Creighton University Medical Center 12/13/013., 2013
  • Osteoporosis, Board Review, Creighton University Medical Center 5/15/2013, 2013
  • Osteoporosis Treatment Options, Omaha Area Bone Health Group, Millard Branch of Public Library 5/4/2013., 2013
  • “Metformin: Falsely Accused”, Bruce Houghton, M.D. Mohsen Zena, M.D. Mark Malesker, PharmD. Claire Hunter, M.D. Grand Round, Creighton University Medical Center 4/24/2013, 2013
  • New Therapies in Diabetes, Nebraska Association of Diabetes Educators, UNMC, 2/4/2013, 2013
  • Gestational diabetes Mellitus, Department core curriculum lecture 11/27/2012, 2012
  • New Therapies in Diabetes, Department core curriculum lecture 11/13/2012, 2012
  • Adrenal Insufficiency, Department core curriculum lecture 08/28/2012, 2012
  • Primary Amenorrhea, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center. 6/12/2012., 2012
  • Zena, M., Armas, L, Lund, R,. Haeny, R: Vitamin D3’s effect on Calcium Absorption in Dialysis Patients Endo 2012. (Poster), 2012
  • Zena, M., Drincic, A., Anderson, R., Baltaro, R., Turner, P.: Pituitary evaluation in patients with low prostate specific antigen (PSA). Endocr. Rev. 33(3): MON-709, 2012 (Poster), 2012
  • Precocious Puberty Department core curriculum lecture 5/22/2012, 2012
  • Insulin degludec, an ultra-longacting basal insulin, versus insulin glargine in basal-bolus treatment with mealtime insulin aspart in type 1 diabetes (BEGIN Basal-Bolus Type 1): a phase 3, randomized, open-label, treat-to-target non-inferiority trial. Lancet 2012; 379: 1489–97 Endocrinology Department Journal Club, Creighton University Medical Center 5/8/2012, 2012
  • Vitamin D3’s Effect on Calcium Absorption in Dialysis Patients, Osteoporosis Research Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 3/30/2012, 2012
  • Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitors , Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 3/13/2012., 2012
  • Efficacy and Safety of Exenatide Once Weekly Versus Metformin, Pioglitazone, and Sitagliptin Used as Monotherapy in Drug-Naive Patients With Type 2 Diabetes (DURATION-4): A 26-week double-blind study. Diabetes Care February 2012 35:252-258. Endocrinology Department Journal Club, Creighton University Medical Center 2/7/2012, 2012
  • Hirsutism and Hyperandrogenic Disorders, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 1/3/2012, 2012
  • Impact of Mutational Testing on the Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Cytologically Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules: A Prospective Analysis of 1056 FNA Samples J Clin Endocrinol Metab, November 2011, 96(11):3390–3397 Endocrinology Department Journal Club, Creighton University Medical Center 12/6/2011, 2011
  • Short Stature, Department core curriculum lecture 11/10/2011, 2011
  • Drug Induced Hyperprolactinemia, Idiopathic Galactorrhea and more, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 11/1/2011, 2011
  • Pituitary Incidentaloma, multispecialty case conference, Creighton Universtiy Medical Center 9/15/2011, 2011
  • The Effects of Ronacaleret, a Calcium-Sensing Receptor Antagonist, on Bone Mineral Density and Biochemical Markers of Bone Turnover in Postmenopausal Women with Low Bone Mineral Density. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, August 2011, 96(8):2441–2449. Endocrinology Department Journal Club, Creighton University Medical Center 9/6/2011, 2011
  • Growth Hormone deficiency, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 8/23/2011, 2011
  • Hereditary Medullary Thyroid Cancer, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 7/05/2011, 2011
  • Metastatic Differentiated Thyroid Cancer, Role of Radio Active Iodine and emerging new therapies, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 6/14/2011, 2011
  • Agrawal, V., Zena, M., Drincik, A. : TSH Producing Adenoma, Endo 2011 Boston, MA (Poster), 2011
  • Alendronate for the Treatment of Pediatric Osteogenesis Imperfecta: A Ranomized Placebo-Controlled Study, J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2011 96:355-364. Endocrinology Department Journal Club , Creighton University Medical Center 5/3/2011, 2011
  • Suspected Pheochromocytoma, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 4/5/2011., 2011
  • Adrenocortical Cancer, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 3/8/2011, 2011
  • TSH Producing Adenoma, Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 2/8/2011, 2011
  • Metformin vs placebo from First Trimester to Delivery in Polycystic Ovary Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial, J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab 2010 95:E448-E455. Endocrinology Department Journal Club , Creighton University Medical Center 2/1/2011., 2011
  • Cumulative Alendroanate Dose and the Long Term Absolute risk of subtrochantric and Diaphyseal femoral fractures: A Rigester-based National cohort Analysis J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2010 95:5258-5265. Endocrinology Department Journal Club , Creighton University Medical Center 12/07/2010, 2010
  • Adrenal Insufficiency , Endocrinology Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 11/23/2010, 2010
  • Hot Flashes ,Endocrinology Department Case Conference Creighton University Medical Center 10/5/2010, 2010
  • Evaluation of Thyorid Nodule , Endocrinology Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 9/14/2010, 2010
  • Amiodaron Induced Thyrotoxicosis , Endocrinology Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 8/24/2010, 2010
  • Pregnancy Associated Osteoporosis ,Endocrinology Department Case Conference, Creighton University Medical Center 7/27/2010, 2010
  • Diabetic Neuropathy, Grand Round ,MetroHealth Hospital and Medical Center 10/2009, 2009
  • Treatment With the Human Once- Weekly Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Analog Taspoglutide in Combination With Metformin Improves Glycemic Control and Lowers Body Weight in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Inadequately Controlled With Metformin Alone . Diabetes Care July 2009 vol. 32 no. 7 1237-1243, 2009
  • Preterm Labor, National Symposium, King Abdullah Hospital, 4/2004, 2004