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Mary H. Samuels M.D.

    • Professor Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute
    • Graduate Programs in Human Nutrition School of Medicine

Dr. Samuels'  clinical and research interests are in pituitary disease and thyroid. After receiving her medical degree in 1983 at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Dr. Samuels completed both her residency and fellowship at the University of Colorado in Denver.

  • Residency:

    • University of Colorado, Denver
  • Fellowship:

    • University of Colorado, Denver

Publications

  • "An online survey of hypothyroid patients demonstrates prominent dissatisfaction." Thyroid In: , Vol. 28, No. 6, 01.06.2018, p. 707-721.
  • "Effects of Altering Levothyroxine (L-T4) Doses on Quality of Life, Mood, and Cognition in L-T4 Treated Subjects." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 103, No. 5, 01.05.2018, p. 1997-2008.
  • "Subclinical Hypothyroidism and Depression : Is There a Link?" Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 103, No. 5, 01.05.2018, p. 2061-2064.
  • "Thyroid function variation in the normal range, energy expenditure, and body composition in l-t4-treated subjects." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 102, No. 7, 01.07.2017, p. 2533-2542.
  • "Hormonal replacement in hypopituitarism in adults : An endocrine society clinical practice guideline." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 101, No. 11, 01.11.2016, p. 3888-3921.
  • "2016 American Thyroid Association Guidelines for Diagnosis and Management of Hyperthyroidism and Other Causes of Thyrotoxicosis." Thyroid In: , Vol. 26, No. 10, 01.10.2016, p. 1343-1421.
  • "Thyroid Function Variations Within the Reference Range Do Not Affect Quality of Life, Mood, or Cognitive Function in Community-Dwelling Older Men." Thyroid  In: , Vol. 26, No. 9, 01.09.2016, p. 1185-1194.
  • "Effect of Thyroid Function Variations Within the Laboratory Reference Range on Health Status, Mood, and Cognition in Levothyroxine-Treated Subjects." Thyroid In: , Vol. 26, No. 9, 01.09.2016, p. 1173-1184.
  • "Effects of levothyroxine replacement or suppressive therapy on energy expenditure and body composition." Thyroid In: , Vol. 26, No. 3, 01.03.2016, p. 347-355.
  • "Loss of pons-to-hypothalamic white matter tracks in brainstem obesity." International Journal of Obesity In: , Vol. 38, No. 12, 11.12.2014, p. 1573-1577.
  • "Psychiatric and cognitive manifestations of hypothyroidism." Current opinion in endocrinology, diabetes, and obesity In: , Vol. 21, No. 5, 01.10.2014, p. 377-383.
  • "Creating an Institutional Resource for Research Education and Career Development : A Novel Model from Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute." Clinical and Translational Science  In: , Vol. 7, No. 3, 2014, p. 187-189.
  • "The effects of levothyroxine replacement or suppressive therapy on health status, mood, and cognition." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 99, No. 3, 2014, p. 843-851.
  • "Thyroid disease and cognition." Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America In: , Vol. 43, No. 2, 2014, p. 529-543.
  • "Controversies in the management of hypothyroidism during pregnancy." Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey In: , Vol. 69, No. 6, 2014, p. 346-358.
  • "Growth hormone-secreting pituitary tumors."  Endocrine Secrets, Sixth Edition. Elsevier Inc., 2013. p. 179-184.
  • "Cushing syndrome."  Endocrine Secrets, Sixth Edition. Elsevier Inc., 2013. p. 191-197.
  • "A prospective study of thyroid function, bone loss, and fractures in older men : The MrOS study." Journal of Bone and Mineral Research In: , Vol. 28, No. 3, 03.2013, p. 472-479.
  • "Thyroid function and mortality in older men : A prospective study." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 97, No. 3, 03.2012, p. 862-870.
  • "Subacute, Silent, and Postpartum Thyroiditis." Medical Clinics of North America In: , Vol. 96, No. 2, 03.2012, p. 223-233.
  • "Thyroid-stimulating Hormone."  The Pituitary. Elsevier Inc., 2011. p. 167-203.
  • "Cognitive function in subclinical hypothyroidism." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 95, No. 8, 08.2010, p. 3611-3613.
  • "Cognition is not modified by large but temporary changes in sex hormones in men." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 95, No. 1, 01.2010, p. 280-288.
  • "Pathology quiz case 1." Archives of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery In: , Vol. 135, No. 7, 07.2009.
  • "Enhanced cortisol production rates, free cortisol, and 11β-HSD-1 expression correlate with visceral fat and insulin resistance in men : Effect of weight loss." American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism In: , Vol. 296, No. 2, 02.2009.
  • "Cushing's Syndrome."  Endocrine Secrets. Elsevier Inc., 2009. p. 197-204.
  • "Growth Hormone-Secreting Pituitary Tumors."  Endocrine Secrets. Elsevier Inc., 2009. p. 185-190.
  • "Extensions, validation, and clinical applications of a feedback control system simulator of the hypothalamo-pituitary-thyroid axis." Thyroid In: , Vol. 18, No. 10, 01.10.2008, p. 1071-1085.
  • "Cognitive function in untreated hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism." Current Opinion in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Obesity In: , Vol. 15, No. 5, 10.2008, p. 429-433.
  • "Estrogen, Testosterone, and Sequential Movement in Men." Behavioral Neuroscience In: , Vol. 122, No. 5, 10.2008, p. 955-962.

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