Sharad Jain, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Sharad Jain, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Sharad Jain is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine

Locations and Contact

Patient Support Services Building

Patient Support Services Building
4150 V St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Jain is committed to providing comprehensive primary care, with a focus on working with patients from vulnerable groups and advancing health equity.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Jain is a general internist who sees patients at the Sacramento County Health Center and at UC Davis Medical Center.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Jain's professional interests include medical education, student support, workforce development, and providing care to vulnerable populations.


General Medicine

Undergraduate School

B.S., Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Palo Alto CA 1987

Medical School

M.D., UC San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco CA 1992


Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 1992-1993


Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 1993-1995

SFGH Distinction in Medical Education Award, 2017

UCSF Academic Senate Distinction in Teaching Award, 2013

SFGH John Murray Award, 2010

UCSF Inspirational Teaching Award, 2007

AAMC Humanism in Medicine Award, 2004

Magesh S, John D, Li WT, Li Y, Mattingly-App A, Jain S, Chang EY, Ongkeko WM. Disparities in COVID-19 Outcomes by Race, Ethnicity, and Socioeconomic Status: A Systematic-Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Nov 1;4(11):e2134147. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.34147. Erratum in: JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Dec 1;4(12):e2144237. Erratum in: JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Feb 1;5(2):e222170. PMID:34762110.

Purkiss J, Plegue M, Grabowski CJ, Kim MH, Jain S, Henderson MC, Meeks LM. Examination of Medical College Admission Test Scores and US Medical Licensing Examination Step 1 and Step 2 Clinical Knowledge Scores Among Students With Disabilities. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 May 3;4(5):e2110914. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.10914. PMID:34019088.

Shah NN, Maheshwary RR, Ovruchesky E, Jain S. American medical education must focus on health inequities. Clin Teach. 2021 Feb;18(1):82-83. doi:10.1111/tct.13259. Epub 2020 Oct 2. PMID:33006434.

Stanley M, O'Brien B, Julian K, Jain S, Cornett P, Hollander H, Baron RB, Kohlwes RJ. Is Training in a Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Associated with a Career in Primary Care Medicine? J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Sep;30(9):1333-8. doi:10.1007/s11606-015-3356-9. PMID:26173526.

Kanzaria HK, Fischette S, Jain S. Remedy at UCSF: a sustainable student-run initiative. Lancet. 2009 Aug 8;374(9688):438-40. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61436-7. PMID:19665634.

Muller JH, Jain S, Loeser H, Irby DM. Lessons learned about integrating a medical school curriculum: perceptions of students, faculty and curriculum leaders. Med Educ. 2008 Aug;42(8):778-85. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2923.2008.03110.x. PMID:18627445.