Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Gelfand Clinical Research Lab

Maha N. Syed

Dr. Syed received her medical degree from the University of Health Sciences in Pakistan. Subsequently, she went on to pursue her clinical epidemiology research training at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Syed is currently the lead coordinator for the PCORI funded LITE study (a home vs office based phototherapy pragmatic trial), vascular inflammation in psoriasis –Apremilast (Otezla) trial and genetic mutations in Atopic Dermatitis trial. Her research interests include patient centered outcomes and comparative effectiveness research.