Shehzad S. Basaria, MD, is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Associate Director of the Section of Men's Health, Aging and Metabolism in the Division of Endocrinology at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr Basaria graduated from the Aga Khan University Medical College, in Karachi, Pakistan. He completed an internship and a residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center, in Houston, and then an Endocrinology fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, in Baltimore, Maryland.
Dr Basaria's research interests include outcomes of late-onset hypogonadism, cardiometabolic complications of androgen deprivation in prostate cancer, and effects of testosterone replacement on pain sensitivity in hypogonadal men. He has lectured at international and national meetings on topics related to his research.
Dr Basaria has authored many original articles, reviews, editorials and book chapters. His work has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of American Medical Association, Archives of Internal Medicine, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Clinical Endocrinology and Journal of Urology. He serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Gerontology Medical Sciences. He also serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism and Endocrine Practice.