Shaheen Taghizadeh Najafi, M.D.

Specialties

Hospitalist

Internal Medicine

Hospital Medicine

Department

Internal Medicine

Title

  • Associate Physician

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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.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Najafi is an adult academic hospitalist with a special clinical interest in medical education.

Research/Academic Interests

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.

Division

Hospitalist

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group

Education

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

Residency

Internal Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2013-2015

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine,

Professional Memberships

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.