Dr Amir Sam is Head of Undergraduate Medicine (School of Medicine) at Imperial College London. He is a Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist at Hammersmith and Charing Cross Hospitals. He graduated from UCL with prizes and distinctions in all pre-clinical and clinical subjects. During his undergraduate training he received a scholarship to study Endocrinology at the Harvard Medical School. His postgraduate medical training was in Oxford and London. He completed his PhD in Neuroendocrinology as a Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow at Imperial College London.
In 2015 he received the Imperial College President’s Medal for Outstanding Contribution to Teaching Excellence and the Outstanding Teacher/Trainer of the Year Award from Health Education North West London. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
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et al., 2015, Circulating Pancreatic Polypeptide Concentrations Predict Visceral and Liver Fat Content, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Vol:100, ISSN:0021-972X, Pages:1048-1052
et al., 2013, Hepcidin levels in diabetes mellitus and polycystic ovary syndrome, Diabetic Medicine, Vol:30, ISSN:0742-3071, Pages:1495-1499
et al., 2012, Selective Ablation of Peptide YY Cells in Adult Mice Reveals Their Role in Beta Cell Survival, Gastroenterology, Vol:143, ISSN:0016-5085, Pages:459-468
et al., 2011, Serum Parathyroid Hormone Is Not an Accurate Predictor of Postthyroidectomy Hypocalcemia in Vitamin D-Deficient Patients: A Pilot Study, Clinical Chemistry, Vol:57, ISSN:0009-9147, Pages:1206-1207
et al., 2011, Serum phosphate predicts temporary hypocalcaemia following thyroidectomy, Clinical Endocrinology, Vol:74, ISSN:0300-0664, Pages:388-393
Sam AH, Beynon HLC, 2010, Wound Botulism., New England Journal of Medicine, Vol:363, ISSN:0028-4793, Pages:2444-2444