Shaheen Taghizadeh Najafi, M.D.
- Associate Physician
Philosophy of Care
I strive to deliver compassionate patient care that is rooted in evidence-based medicine. I treasure the opportunity to participate in the clinical education of medical students and resident physicians.
Dr. Najafi is an adult academic hospitalist with a special clinical interest in medical education.
Dr. Najafi's academic interests are focused on medical education, specifically how to optimize the experience of fourth-year medical students during their internal medicine acting internship.
M.D., Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia PA 2012
B.S., UC San Diego, La Jolla CA 2007
Internship: Internal Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2012-2013
Internal Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2013-2015
American Board of Internal Medicine,
Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine
American College of Physicians
Select Recent Publications
Najafi S, Sandrock C. “Hospitalized Patients with Acute Pneumonia”. Hospital Medicine Clinics. Oct 2017; 6(4): 456-469.