Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California San Francisco
One of our newest Editorial Review Group Chairs, Dr. Massoud Mahmoudi began serving as Chair of Allergy/Clinical Immunology review group in September 2019. Since then, we have sent him 18 books and he and his reviewers have submitted nine reviews.
Dr. Mahmoudi is board certified in internal medicine and allergy and immunology and has been practicing in northern California for the past 19 years. He is president of the American Osteopathic College of Allergy and Immunology and on faculty at University of California San Francisco, Rowan University, and Touro University. He is editor-in-chief of the peer reviewed international journal SN Comprehensive Clinical Medicine by Springer Nature.
Dr. Mahmoudi received his PhD in microbiology from the University of North Texas in 1980. He completed three post-doctoral fellowships at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, with research in biology of aging and cell differentiation, oncogenes, and plasminogen activator inhibitor. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree at Kirkville College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1994. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Yale University and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine (now Rowan University), followed by a fellowship in allergy and clinical immunology at University of California Davis in 2000.
After publishing numerous scientific papers, Dr. Mahmoudi became interested in writing academic books. Since 2005 he has authored/edited 10 books. In addition, he was formerly a health/medicine columnist for local newspapers and the San Francisco Chronicle in Northern California. He has been a local and national speaker for communities and academic centers in the areas of allergy and immunology and has appeared as a guest on local television stations and Fox News.