Mona Al Mukaddam, M.D., M.S.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3rd floor Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-9905
Education:
BS
American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2001.
MD
American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2005.
MS
University of Pennsylvania, Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, 2013.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Metabolic bone and calcium disorders including osteoporosis, Paget's disease, hypo- and hyper-parathyroidism as well as bone diseases related to transplant, medications (example aromatase inhibitors and glucocorticoids) and iron overload.
Rare bone disease including Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva and hypophosphatasia.

Description of Research Expertise

Clinical research in Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva.
Evaluation of osteoporosis and the effects of treatment/diseases on "bone quality" using high resolution imaging of bone (uMRI).

Selected Publications

Ruban Dhaliwal, Claire Boyle, Mona Al Mukaddam, Ruth S. Weinstock, Michael R. Rickels, Viral N. Shah, Linda A. DiMeglio: Fractures in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes: Results from the T1D Exchange Clinic Registry American Society of Bone and Mineral Research Meeting, Denver, CO September 2017 Notes: Poster presentation.

Frederick S. Kaplan, Edward C. Hsiao, Geneviève Baujat, Matthew A. Brown, Carmen De Cunto, Maja Di Rocco, Richard Keen, Mona Al Mukaddam, Donna R. Grogan, and Robert J. Pignolo: Assessment Tools of Physical and Functional Disability in Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) American Society of Bone and Mineral Research Meeting, Denver, CO September 2017 Notes: Poster presentation

Rahul Agarwal, Lee Goldberg, Mona Al Mukaddam: Hypoparathyroidism Presenting as Acute Cardiomyopathy American Society of Bone and Mineral Research Meeting, Denver, CO September 2017 Notes: Poster presentation

Frederick S. Kaplan, Edward C. Hsiao, Geneviève Baujat, Matthew A. Brown, Carmen De Cunto, Maja Di Rocco, Richard Keen, Mona Al Mukaddam, Donna R. Grogan, and Robert J. Pignolo: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Progression as Assessed by Two Measures of Functional and Physical Disability. International Skeletal Dysplasia Society Meeting, Bruges, Belgium September 2017 Notes: Poster presentation.

Viral Shah, Mengdi Wu, Ruban Dhaliwal, Mona Al Mukaddam: Severe Hypoglycemia is Associated with Increased Frequency of Falls in Individuals with Type 1 Diabetes American Society of Bone and Mineral Research Meeting, Denver, CO September 2017 Notes: Poster presentation

Kaplan FS, Al Mukaddam M, Pignolo RJ: Acute unilateral hip pain in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP). Bone August 2017.

Al Mukaddam M, Rajapakse CS, Pignolo RJ, Kaplan FS, Smith SE: Imaging assessment of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva: Qualitative, quantitative and questionable. Bone August 2017.

Frederick S. Kaplan, Edward C. Hsiao, Genevieve Baujat, Matthew A. Brown, Carmen De Cunto, Maja Di Rocco, Richard Keen, Mona Al Mukaddam, Donna R. Grogan, and Robert J. Pignolo: Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva: baseline characteristics of 101 subjects participating in a global, longitudinal, natural history study. 8th International Conference on Children’s Bone Health, Würzburg, Germany June 2017 Notes: Poster presentation, online http://www.bone-abstracts.org/ba/0004/default.htm.

Frederick S. Kaplan, Mona Al Mukaddam, Robert J. Pignolo: Longitudinal patient-reported mobility assessment in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP). Bone June 2017.

Frederick S. Kaplan, Mona Al Mukaddam, Robert J. Pignolo: A Cumulative Analogue Joint Involvement Scale (CAJIS) for Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP). Bone April 2017.

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