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Shahla Hosseini

Adjunct Associate Professor

Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine | College of Medicine

  • Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh Medicine Center
  • Doctoral Degree: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Bachelor's Degree: University of Maryland Baltimore County (Biochemistry)
  • Internship : University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine (Certification Date: 20190419)
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Certification Date: 20130701)


Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Gait Disorders

Peer Reviewed Publications

Woo, Daniel; Kruger, Andrew J; Sekar, Padmini; Haverbusch, Mary; Osborne, Jennifer; Moomaw, Charles J; Martini, Sharyl; Hosseini, Shahla M; Ferioli, Simona; Worrall, Bradford B; Elkind, Mitchell S V; Sung, Gene; James, Michael L; Testai, Fernando D; Langefeld, Carl D; Broderick, Joseph P; Koch, Sebastian; Flaherty, Matthew L 2016. Incontinence and gait disturbance after intraventricular extension of intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurology, 86 10, 905-11

Hosseini, Shahla M; Oyster, Michelle L; Kirby, R Lee; Harrington, Amanda L; Boninger, Michael L 2012. Manual wheelchair skills capacity predicts quality of life and community integration in persons with spinal cord injury. Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 93 12, 2237-43

Hosseini, Shahla M; Biglan, Minhnoi W; Larkby, Cynthia; Brooks, Maria M; Gorin, Michael B; Day, Nancy L 2009. Trait anxiety in pregnant women predicts offspring birth outcomes. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology, 23 6, 557-66