Shabbir M. Hossain, MD, FACP

Assistant Professor
Department of Clinical Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX, USA



Dr. Hossain is originally from New York City and received his initial medical training at the St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada. He then completed his internship and residency at the Drexel University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, USA. From there he served as Faculty at the Stony Brook University School of Medicine. In addition to maintaining a busy clinical practice, Dr. Hossain served as Core Faculty for their Internal Medicine residency program and was Co-Program Director of their Medicine-Pediatrics dual residency. Dr. Hossain is currently an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at UTSW in Dallas, TX, USA. He has a strong interest in general internal medicine, wellness, disease prevention, medical education and emerging roles of technology to optimize patient care. His clinical practice also emphasizes patient centered care and shared decision making.

Research Interest

His research interests include: Novel approaches to medical education, Use of social media in healthcare and medical education, Quality improvement, Use of emerging technologies in patient engagement and Use of mobile applications in healthcare.

Scientific Activities


• Voted Outpatient Teaching Attending of the Year by Stony Brook Internal Medicine residents (2013-2014)
• Voted Outpatient Teaching Attending of the Year by Stony Brook Internal Medicine residents (2012-2013)


• Board Certified in Internal Medicine (2008)
• Active New York State Medical License
• Active Texas State Medical License
• Active DEA and Texas DPS License
• USMLE Step 1, 2 & 3
• ACLS and BLS certified
• Society of General Internal Medicine
• Fellow of the American College of Physicians, Inducted (August 2014)