Mohamed Taha, MD

EDUCATION

  • 07/01/2022 – 07/01/2023: Neuromuscular fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, USA (accepted) 
  • 07/01/2021 – 07/01/2022:  Neurohospitalist Fellowship, Stanford University, USA
  • 09/01/2017 – 06/01/2023: MSc., Stem Cells and Translational Neurology, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom. (Anticipated)
  • 07/01/2017 – 07/01/2021: Neurology Resident, University of Nebraska Medical Center, United States
  • 04/01/2016 – 04/20/2017: MSc., Genomic Medicine, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  • 10/20/2007 – 01/06/2014: MD, University of Khartoum Faculty of Medicine, Sudan

 

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

  1. Taha M, Li W, Schmidt CM, Gonzalez-Castellon M, Taraschenko O. The interactions between anticonvulsants and non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulant agents: a systematic review. Epilepsy Research. 2020 Feb 24:106304. 
  2. Elimam AA, Aabdein ME, Eldeen ME, Altayb HN, Taha MA, Nimir MN, Dafaalla MD, Alfaki MM, Abdelrahim MA, Abdalla AA, Mohammed MI. Monoallelic characteristic-bearing heterozygous L1053X in BRCA2 gene among Sudanese women with breast cancer. BMC Medical Genetics. 2017 Dec;18(1):85. 
  3. Taha MA, Balla S, Hussien A, Dafaalla M. Stigma of epilepsy among patients and their relatives attending charity clinic, Omdurman-Sudan, June, 2012. J Neurol Neurophysiol, 2014:5:224. 
  4. Crespo Artunduaga, D., Taha, M., , Swaminathan, A. An Overview of Neurology Residency Training in Epilepsy at the University Of Nebraska Medical Center. Graduate Medical Education Research Journal. 2019 Dec 13; 1(1).

 

PUBLISHED PROTOCOLS

  1. Taha, M., Li, W., Schmidt, C., Gonzalez-Castellon, M., Taraschenko, O., 2019. Search for strategies for "The interactions between anticonvulsants and novel oral anti-coagulants in patients: a systematic review". Systematic Review Search Strategies June. University of Nebraska Medical Center, McGoogan Library (accessed 3 March, 2020) 

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • June 2021: Certificate of achievement of outstanding RITE performance
  • October 2018: Second Place Award, Best Research Abstract, Graduate Medical Education, 2018 Annual Research Symposium, University of Nebraska Medical Center, United States
  • September 2018: Recipient, Neurology Residents Scholar Program (NRSP) Scholarship, Bloomington, Minnesota, United States
  • September 2017: Recipient, The Anne Rowling Clinic Regenerative Neurology Scholarship, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • January 2014: Best Academic Performance Annual Award, University of Khartoum, Sudan

 

ACADEMIC INTERESTS

  • Information theory and the concept of uncertainty in medicine
  • Artificial intelligence applications in medicine health care
  • The genomics of common diseases and gene-based therapies

 

HOBBIES

  • Chess
  • Soccer (football)