Tarrik Zaid, MD

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Use of social media to conduct a cross-sectional epidemiologic and quality of life survey of patients with neuroendocrine carcinoma of the cervix: A feasibility study
Zaid, T, Burzawa, J, Basen-Engquist, K, Bodurka, DC, Ramondetta, LM, Brown, J & Frumovitz, M 2014, Gynecologic Oncology, vol 132, no. 1, pp. 149-153. DOI:

TGF-ß Modulates ovarian cancer invasion by upregulating CAF-Derived versican in the tumor microenvironment
Yeung, TL, Leung, CS, Wong, KK, Samimi, G, Thompson, MS, Liu, J, Zaid, TM, Ghosh, S, Birrer, MJ & Mok, SC 2013, Cancer Research, vol 73, no. 16, pp. 5016-5028. DOI:

Identification of FGFR4 as a potential therapeutic target for advanced-stage, high-grade serous ovarian cancer
Zaid, TM, Yeung, TL, Thompson, MS, Leung, CS, Harding, T, Co, NN, Schmandt, RS, Kwan, SY, Rodriguez-Aguay, C, Lopez-Berestein, G, Sood, AK, Wong, KK, Birrer, MJ & Mok, SC 2013, Clinical Cancer Research, vol 19, no. 4, pp. 809-820. DOI:

Doctor, what did I do to deserve this?
Ramondetta, L, Zaid, TM & Wallace, AM 2011, Palliative and Supportive Care, vol 9, no. 4, pp. 425-427. DOI:

A randomized trial of secondary closure of superficial wound dehiscence by surgical tape or suture
Zaid, TM, Herring, WP & Meeks, GR 2010, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 16, no. 4, pp. 246-248. DOI:

The effect of intermittent pneumatic compression on the bone uptake of 99mTc-labelled methylene diphosphonate in the lower limb
Morris, RJ, Elsaid, M, Elgazzar, AH, Zaid, TM, Evans, WD & Woodcock, JP 2005, Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, vol 125, no. 5, pp. 348-354. DOI:

Growth of Escherichia coli in Iron-enriched Medium Increases HPI Catalase Activity
Zaid, T, Srikumar, TSN & Benov, L 2003, Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, vol 36, no. 6, pp. 608-610.