Laila Abu Zaid, MD

  • Graduate

Laila Abu Zaid, MD, was born and raised in Saudi Arabia. She served as the Academic Chief Resident for the year of 2015-16, and is currently a fellow in Endocrinology. In her free time, Dr. Abu Zaid enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her husband and young daughter.

Research Interests: 

Diabetes Mellitus Quality Improvement projects

Degrees
  • MD: University of Jordan, 2009
Honors and Awards
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson (University Campus), 2015-16
  • Outstanding Resident in Endocrinology of the Year, UA Internal Medicine Program, 2014-2015
  • Outstanding Resident in Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine of the Year, UA Internal Medicine Program, 2014-2015
  • Outstanding Resident of the Year, UA Internal Medicine Program, 2013-2014
  • Member and Facilitator, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) of America
Residency
  • Internal Medicine: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson (University Campus), 2015
  • King Hussein Cancer Center (Jordan), Transitional Resident
Fellowship
  • Endocrionology, Diabetes & Metabolism: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, 2016-18