Dr. Azar Khosravi graduated from medical school from the Shahid-Behesthi University in Tehran, Iran. She moved to the United States in 1998, and first worked as a Research Assistant at San Francisco General Hospital, in the Department of Family Medicine. Dr. Khosravi went on to complete a residency in Internal Medicine at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester Massachusetts, followed by a Fellowship in endocrinology at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD, from 2004 through 2007. She also served as a Clinical Associate, in the Skeletal Clinical Studies Unit, Craniofacial and Skeletal Disease Branch at NIDCR, NIH. She then served as an instructor in Endocrinology and the Associate Director of the Osteogenesis Imperfecta Department within the Kennedy Krieger Institute at Johns Hopkins, where her research focus was on bone and mineral metabolism. She is board certified in Endocrinology and Metabolism. Her research focuses on metabolic bone diseases. She leads the metabolic bone clinic at City of Hope and her research focus continues to be on metabolic bone diseases as well. She is in charge of education of endocrinology fellows at City of Hope and Harbor UCLA in the area of bone endocrinopathies.
Geller*, J.L., A.Khosravi*, M.H. Kelly, M. Riminucci, J.S. Adams, M.T. Collins, Clinical Vignette: “Cinacalcet in the Management of Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia”, J of Bone and Miner Res, 22(6), 931-937, 2007. * Co- First author
Khosravi*, A.; Cutler* C.M.; Kelly M.H.; Chang R.; Royal R.E.; Sherry R.M.; Wodajo F.M.; Fedarko, N.S.; Collins M.T. “Determination of the elimination half life of FGF-23”, J Clin Endo and Metab, 92, 2374-2377, 2007.
*contributed equally Martin EN, Khosravi A, BrintzenhofeSoc K, Shapiro JR. “Vitamin D Deficiency in Osteogenesis Imperfecta”. Am J Bone Min Res. 22: (suppl 1) S 341. 2007.
Shapiro JR, Bibat G, Boskey A, Blue ME, Doty S, Khosravi A, Naidu S,. Rett Syndrome: Bone Mass in Girls and Mice. Am J Bone Min. Res. 22: S499, 2007.
CE Mosteanu, MH Kelly, A Khosravi, TC Hart, H Choo, J Brahim, MD Murphy, EG Farrow, KE White and MT Collins. Novel genotype and phenotypic findings in a case of familial tumoral calcinosis/hyperostosis-hyperphosphatemia syndrome. Osteoporosis International. Jul;20(7):1273-8. 2009
Jain AB, Khosravi A, Salehian B. Maffucci’s Syndrome. Endocrinol Metab Synd, 3: i002 , 2014