Michael Samaan, PhD

TitlePostdoctoral Scholar Employee
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
Address185 Berry St B N
San Francisco CA 94107
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    Rutgers UniversityB.S. 2008Biomedical Engineering
    University of Texas at San AntonioM.S.2009Biomedical Engineering
    Old Dominion UniversityPh.D.2014Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
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    Force & Motion Foundation2017Orthopaedic Research Society Travel Grant
    University of California-San Francisco2015Dept. of Radiology Seed Grant
    Old Dominion University2014Outstanding Graduate Student Award
    Old Dominion University2013Tiwari Endowed Scholarship Award
    Old Dominion University2010Graduate Student Travel Award
    Rutgers University2004James Dickson Carr Scholarship

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    Longitudinal Assessment of the Effects of Hip Arthroscopy on Articular Cartilage Biochemistry through a Novel Quantitative MRI-Based Approach
    NIH/NIAMS F32AR069458Sep 1, 2016 - Aug 31, 2018
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Neumann J, Zhang AL, Schwaiger BJ, Samaan M, Souza R, Foreman SC, Joseph GB, Grace T, Majumdar S, Link TM. Validation of scoring hip osteoarthritis with MRI (SHOMRI) scores using hip arthroscopy as a standard of reference. Eur Radiol. 2018 Jul 09. PMID: 29987419.
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    2. Grace T, Neumann J, Samaan M, Souza RB, Majumdar S, Link TM, Zhang AL. Using the Scoring Hip Osteoarthritis with Magnetic Resonance Imaging (SHOMRI) System to Assess Intra-articular Pathology in Femoroacetabular Impingement. J Orthop Res. 2018 Jun 27. PMID: 29947434.
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    3. Grace T, Samaan M, Souza RB, Link TM, Majumdar S, Zhang AL. Correlation of Patient Symptoms With Labral and Articular Cartilage Damage in Femoroacetabular Impingement. Orthop J Sports Med. 2018 Jun; 6(6):2325967118778785. PMID: 29977942.
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    4. Rossi-deVries J, Pedoia V, Samaan M, Ferguson AR, Souza RB, Majumdar S. Using multidimensional topological data analysis to identify traits of hip osteoarthritis. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2018 May 07. PMID: 29734501.
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    5. Samaan M, Ringleb SI, Bawab SY, Greska EK, Weinhandl JT. Altered lower extremity joint mechanics occur during the star excursion balance test and single leg hop after ACL-reconstruction in a collegiate athlete. Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2018 Mar 15; 1-15. PMID: 29544359.
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    6. Adusumilli G, Joseph SE, Samaan M, Schultz B, Popovic T, Souza RB, Majumdar S. iPhone Sensors in Tracking Outcome Variables of the 30-Second Chair Stand Test and Stair Climb Test to Evaluate Disability: Cross-Sectional Pilot Study. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2017 Oct 27; 5(10):e166. PMID: 29079549.
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    7. Samaan M, Pedoia V, Zhang AL, Gallo MC, Link TM, Souza RB, Majumdar S. A novel mr-based method for detection of cartilage delamination in femoroacetabular impingement patients. J Orthop Res. 2018 Mar; 36(3):971-978. PMID: 28762536.
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    8. Pedoia V, Samaan M, Inamdar G, Gallo MC, Souza RB, Majumdar S. Study of the interactions between proximal femur 3d bone shape, cartilage health, and biomechanics in patients with hip Osteoarthritis. J Orthop Res. 2018 Jan; 36(1):330-341. PMID: 28688198.
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    9. Samaan M, Facchetti L, Pedoia V, Tanaka MS, Link TM, Souza RB, Ma CB, Li X. Cyclops lesions are associated with altered gait patterns and medial knee joint cartilage degeneration at 1 year after ACL-reconstruction. J Orthop Res. 2017 10; 35(10):2275-2281. PMID: 28128475.
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    10. Samaan M, Schwaiger BJ, Gallo MC, Sada K, Link TM, Zhang AL, Majumdar S, Souza RB. Joint Loading in the Sagittal Plane During Gait Is Associated With Hip Joint Abnormalities in Patients With Femoroacetabular Impingement. Am J Sports Med. 2017 Mar; 45(4):810-818. PMID: 28006109.
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    11. Samaan M, Schwaiger BJ, Gallo MC, Link TM, Zhang AL, Majumdar S, Souza RB. Abnormal Joint Moment Distributions and Functional Performance During Sit-to-Stand in Femoroacetabular Impingement Patients. PM R. 2017 Jun; 9(6):563-570. PMID: 27729286.
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    12. Samaan M, Zhang AL, Gallo MC, Schwaiger BJ, Link TM, Souza RB, Majumdar S. Quantitative magnetic resonance arthrography in patients with femoroacetabular impingement. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 Dec; 44(6):1539-1545. PMID: 27192497.
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    13. Samaan M, Weinhandl JT, Bawab SY, Ringleb SI. Determining residual reduction algorithm kinematic tracking weights for a sidestep cut via numerical optimization. Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2016 Dec; 19(16):1721-1729. PMID: 27145118.
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    14. Samaan M, Ringleb SI, Bawab SY, Greska EK, Weinhandl JT. Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) loading in a collegiate athlete during sidestep cutting after ACL reconstruction: A case study. Knee. 2016 Aug; 23(4):744-52. PMID: 27130728.
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    15. Schwaiger BJ, Gersing AS, Lee S, Nardo L, Samaan M, Souza RB, Link TM, Majumdar S. Longitudinal assessment of MRI in hip osteoarthritis using SHOMRI and correlation with clinical progression. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2016 06; 45(6):648-55. PMID: 27162009; PMCID: PMC4879061 [Available on 06/01/17].
    16. Samaan M, Weinhandl JT, Hans SA, Bawab SY, Ringleb SI. Predictive Neuromuscular Fatigue of the Lower Extremity Utilizing Computer Modeling. J Biomech Eng. 2016 Jan; 138(1). PMID: 26611439.
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    17. Samaan M, Teng HL, Kumar D, Lee S, Link TM, Majumdar S, Souza RB. Acetabular cartilage defects cause altered hip and knee joint coordination variability during gait. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2015 Dec; 30(10):1202-9. PMID: 26298706; PMCID: PMC4674371 [Available on 12/01/16].
    18. Samaan M, Greska EK, Hoch MC, Weinhandl JT, Bawab SY, Ringleb SI.Dynamic Postural Control Two Years Following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in a Female Collegiate Soccer Player. International Journal of Athletic Therapy & Training. 2015; 20(2):24-29.
    19. Samaan M, Hoch MC, Ringleb SI, Bawab S, Weinhandl JT. Isolated hamstrings fatigue alters hip and knee joint coordination during a cutting maneuver. J Appl Biomech. 2015 Apr; 31(2):102-10. PMID: 25411821.
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    20. Choisne J, Ringleb SI, Samaan M, Bawab SY, Naik D, Anderson CD. Influence of kinematic analysis methods on detecting ankle and subtalar joint instability. J Biomech. 2012 Jan 03; 45(1):46-52. PMID: 22056198.
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