Susan Leanne Samson, M.D., Ph.D., FRCPC, FACE

Associate Professor (tenured)
Baylor College of Medicine

Susan Leanne Samson, M.D., Ph.D., FRCPC, FACE Photo

Position

Address

Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center at McNair Campus (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge Street
Suite 9B Neurosurgery
Pituitary Center
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-3217
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Academic Office (Office)
One Baylor Plaza
ABBR R615
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-3076
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Certifications

  • Texas State Licence
    Texas Medical Board

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada-Internal Medicine

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada-Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Education

  • BSc from University of Calgary
    Calgary, Alberta Canada

  • PhD from University of Calgary
    Calgary, Alberta Canada

  • MD from Queen's University
    Kingston, Ontario Canada
  • Residency at University of Calgary
    Calgary, Alberta Canada

  • Clinical Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, Texas United States

Language

  • English

Gender

  • Female

Professional Statement

My clinical concentration comprises a full range of Pituitary Disorders, including pituitary adenomas, growth hormone deficiency, Cushing’s disease and acromegaly. I aim to bring a personalized approach to each encounter and to develop a partnership with my patients with a goal to enhance their health and quality of life. Our Pituitary Center provides the ideal multidisciplinary approach, with a team of experts in the fields of Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology, Neuro-ophthalmology, Radiology, and Pathology, working together to optimize care for our patients.

Professional Achievements

  • Fulbright and Jaworski L. L. P. Faculty Excellence Award in the Category of Teaching and Evaluation

  • Member- Academy of Distinguished Educators

  • Rising Star Clinician Award

  • Board of Directors, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists

  • Board of Trustees, American College of Endocrinology

  • American Board of Internal Medicine item Writing Task Force Member
    Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Item-Writing Task Force

  • Association of Program Directors of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism- Secretary Treasurer

  • Texas Chapter of American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Secretary Treasurer

Professional Interests

  • Pituitary Disorders

  • Acromegaly

  • Cushing’s Syndrome

  • Prolactinomas

  • Hypopituitarism

Professional Specialties

  • Pituitary Disorders

  • Pituitary Adenomas

  • Acromegaly

  • Cushing's Syndrome

  • Sellar and Suprasellar Tumors

  • Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency

  • Hypopituitarism

Memberships

  • Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)

  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists

  • Women In Endocrinology

  • The Pituitary Society

  • Association of Program Directors in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

  • Pituitary Network Association

  • Association of Specialty Professors

  • The Endocrine Society