Mona Alshahawey

Mona Alshahawey,

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department: Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research
Business Email: alshahawey.mo@ufl.edu

About Mona Alshahawey

Dr.Alshahawey is a postdoctoral associate at the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research, College of Pharmacy. Her primary focus involves computational phenotypes related to cardiovascular diseases, genetic association studies, GWAS, and machine learning. She works with Dr. Caitrin McDonough on various projects, employing programming languages such as R, Python, and SAS on real world data.

In addition to her role at the University of Florida, she hold the position of Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt.

With eight years of experience, her expertise spans clinical trials, pharmacogenetics, health equity fundamentals, patient-centered outcomes, pharmacoeconomics, qualitative research, survey analysis, and comparative effectiveness research. Her educational background includes both Master’s and PhD degrees in Clinical Pharmacy – Nephrology with a focus on clinical trials. Throughout her career, she has been actively involved in various aspects of research, from study design and protocol submission to patient screening and follow-up, data collection, and statistical analysis.

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Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0001-7424-2799

Publications

2022
New insights on mucormycosis and its association with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Future science OA. 8(2) [DOI] 10.2144/fsoa-2021-0122. [PMID] 35059222.
2021
A genetic insight into vitamin D binding protein and COVID-19.
Medical hypotheses. 149 [DOI] 10.1016/j.mehy.2021.110531. [PMID] 33607405.
2021
COVID-19 and Vitamin D deficiency; the two pandemics. Are they correlated?
International journal for vitamin and nutrition research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Vitamin- und Ernahrungsforschung. Journal international de vitaminologie et de nutrition. 91(5-6):383-384 [DOI] 10.1024/0300-9831/a000671. [PMID] 32674673.
2021
The impact of cholecalciferol on markers of vascular calcification in hemodialysis patients: A randomized placebo controlled study.
Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases : NMCD. 31(2):626-633 [DOI] 10.1016/j.numecd.2020.09.014. [PMID] 33594986.
2020
Sex-mediated effects of ACE2 and TMPRSS2 on the incidence and severity of COVID-19; The need for genetic implementation.
Current research in translational medicine. 68(4):149-150 [DOI] 10.1016/j.retram.2020.08.002. [PMID] 32917573.
2019
Effect of febuxostat on oxidative stress in hemodialysis patients with endothelial dysfunction: a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blinded study.
International urology and nephrology. 51(9):1649-1657 [DOI] 10.1007/s11255-019-02243-w. [PMID] 31368057.
2017
Effect of Febuxostat on the Endothelial Dysfunction in Hemodialysis Patients: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blinded Study.
American journal of nephrology. 45(5):452-459 [DOI] 10.1159/000471893. [PMID] 28463849.

Education

PhD (Clinical Pharmacy)
2021 · Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
MS (Clinical Pharmacy)
2017 · Ain Shams University

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PO Box 100486
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1225 CENTER DR
GAINESVILLE FL 32610