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Homa Timlin, M.D., M.Sc.

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Instructor of Medicine


Languages: English, Farsi, Romanian

Expertise: Joint Injections, Rheumatology, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease

Research Interests: General rheumatology; Lupus; Lupus nephritis

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Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center


5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle Asthma and Allergy Center Baltimore, MD 21224 map

Phone: 410-550-2044


Dr. Homa Timlin is an instructor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical expertise include general rheumatology, joint injections, systemic lupus erythematosus, lupus nephritis and undifferentiated connective tissue disease.

Dr. Timlin serves on the faculty of the Johns Hopkins Consultative Rheumatology Clinic.

A member of the Royal College of Physicians, Dr. Timlin earned her medical degree at Romania’s Universitatea de Medicana Si Farmacie Carol Davila.

Upon completion of rheumatology fellowships (Oxford Deanery) in the United Kingdom and an internal medicine residency in the United States, she joined the Johns Hopkins Lupus Center. After a one-year postdoctoral lupus fellowship under the mentorship of Dr. Michelle Petri, she finished her post-doctoral fellowship in rheumatology at Johns Hopkins.

She also holds a master’s degree in clinical immunology from London University. more


  • Instructor of Medicine



  • MD, Universitatea de Medicana Si Farmacie Carol Davila (1993)


  • Luton and Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust / Internal Medicine (2002)
  • Central Middlesex Hospital (2003)
  • Royal Bournemouth Hospital (2003)
  • St Mary's Hospital / Rheumatology (2003)
  • Queen Alexandra Hospital (2004)
  • Queen Alexandra Hospital / Critical Care Medicine (2004)
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center / Internal Medicine (2011)


  • National Health Service Hospitals United Kingdom / Rheumatology (2009)
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Rheumatology (2014)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (2012)

Activities & Honors


  • Member, Royal College of Physicians

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