21452-Saeed, Zeb

Zeb I. Saeed, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Gatch Hall, Suite 365
1120 W. Michigan Street

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Dr. Saeed completed her medical school as the class valedictorian at the Aga Khan University, Pakistan. She joined as faculty in 2019 after finishing her Internal Medicine residency and Endocrinology fellowship training at Indiana University. She is passionate about medical education and is one of the Key Clinical Educators (KCE) in the division. She is also the associate clerkship director for the Internal Medicine Phase 2 Clerkship for the IU School of Medicine. Her research interests are diabetes and medical education. She is currently the Site PI for NOD and DETECT studies – NIH studies investigating the relationship between diabetes and pancreatic cancer. She is also engaged in other studies including the PROMINENT clinical trial at the VA and RADIANT study. Her main clinical interests include diabetes and endocrine hypertension.

Key Publications

Voss M, Saeed ZI, Donegan D. Not a Grave Finding: Thymic Hyperplasia in the Setting of Graves' Disease. Am J Med. 2019 Aug 23

Saeed Z, Bancos I, Donegan D. Current Knowledge and Practices of Heath Care Professionals on Opioids-Induced Adrenal Insufficiency. Endocrine Practice. 2019, Oct 25 (10):1012-1021. doi: 10.4158/EP-2019-0177.

Beg F, Wang R, Saeed Z, Devaraj S, Masoor K, Nakshatri H. Inflammation associated microRNA changes in circulating exosomes of heart failure patients. BMC Res Notes. 2017 Dec 19;10(1):751. doi: 10.1186/ s13104-017-3090.

Saeed Z, Janda KM, Tucker BM, Dudley L, Cutter P, Friedman AN. Personal Attitudes Toward Weight in Overweight and Obese US Hemodialysis Patients. J Ren Nutr. 2017 Sep;27(5):340- 345. doi: 10.1053/j.jrn.2017.03.004. Epub 2017 May 19.

Saeed Z, Taleb S, Evans-Molina C. A case of extragastrointestinal stromal tumor complicated by severe hypoglycemia: a unique presentation of a rare tumor. BMC Cancer. 2016 Dec 1;16(1):930.

Sheikh MR, Khan MS, Saeed Z, Furnaz S, Sharif H. Outcome of coronary artery bypass grafting in a tertiary-care center in Pakistan. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2015 Mar;23(3):276-81. doi: 10.1177/0218492314545620. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

Saeed ZI, Hussain SA. Chronic Kidney Disease in Pakistan: an under-recognized health problem. Kidney Int. 2012 Jun; 81(11):115.

Sheikh A., Saeed Z, Jafri SA, Yazdani I, Hussain SA. Vitamin D levels in asymptomatic adults- a population survey in Karachi, Pakistan. PLoS One. 2012; 7(3):e33452. Epub 2012 Mar 23.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Associate Director IM-III
  • Key Clinical Educator
  • Education
    2019 Fellowship Indiana University
    2017 Residency Indiana University
    2012 MBBS Aga Khan University
  • Publications
    Saeed ZI; Bancos I; Donegan D; Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists 2019 Jun 6
    Not a Grave Finding: Thymic Hyperplasia in the Setting of Graves' Disease.
    Voss M; Saeed ZI; Donegan D; The American journal of medicine 2019 Aug 23
  • Professional Organizations
    American Association of Clinical Endocrinology
    Endocrine Society
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Interests

    Diabetes, Osteoporosis, Endocrine Hypertension

  • Awards
    Desc: Trustee Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date: 2023-05-01
    Org: Indiana University
    Desc: Exemplar of Professionalism Award Recipient
    Scope: School
    Org: Indiana University
    Desc: Richard B. Schnute Award
    Scope: Division

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