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Samar Hafida, MBBCh, currently serves as an Endocrinologist and Weight Management Specialist at Boston Medical Center and Assistant Professor at Boston University School of Medicine. She graduated from Tripoli University in Libya, and completed her endocrinology fellowship in Detroit and a weight management fellowship at Boston Medical Center/Boston University. She specializes in the management of people with obesity and complex metabolic ... disorders including diabetes. Utilizing diabetes technology to advance care for people with diabetes is among her many interests. She has a special interest in treating young adults who live with obesity and type 2 diabetes and works to help bridge the gap transitioning them from pediatric to adult care. Dr. Hafida is passionate about advocating for people with diabetes and obesity, believes in eliminating obesity-related stigma, and providing quality equitable care for all regardless of who they are.
Special InterestsWeight Management, Diabetes, Diabetes technology, Metabolic Disease
ResearchObesity, Type 2 Diabetes in young (emerging) adults, Social Determinants of Health