Sara Obeid, MD, MPH

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address4150 Clement Street, #101
San Francisco CA 94121
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    Highland County Hospital, Oakland, CA08/2020Internal Medicine Residency
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel HillMD06/2017Doctor of Medicine
    University of North Carolina Gilligan’s School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NCMPH05/2015Healthcare and Prevention
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel HillBA06/2008Psychology
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    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2006Wachovia Academic Scholar
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2003  - 2007Helen Hooper Scholarship
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2010Larry Keith Leadership Award
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2011  - 2017Blanchard Loyalty Fund Scholarship
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2012  - 2017Mayer Honor Society
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2014  - 2017Gold Humanism Honor Society

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    Dr. Obeid is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and a Hospitalist at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. Her clinical work includes attending on the inpatient teaching service, surgical co-management, and Faculty Hospitalist Service (FHS). Prior to joining UCSF faculty her research focused on disaster medicine and preparedness in a level I trauma center at Highland County Hospital, a part of Alameda Health Systems; her focus was on system response, multi-disciplinary disaster planning with engineering, nursing, Emergency Medicine, Trauma Surgery and Environmental Services, and hospital administration. Her main research focus as it relates to disaster medicine was conducted with ICU nursing staff.

    She has a passion for medical education. Her current interest is in Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) with a focus on vulnerable populations. She is the director of the POCUS Selective for internal medicine residents and offers the Intern Half Day POCUS training. She currently teaches POCUS nationally at various courses including CHEST and Society of Hospital Medicine and is working on faculty development in POCUS.

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    1. "Incidental Findings in POCUS: Chance favors the prepared mind". POCUS Journal . 2022; 1(7):113-114. Obeid, Sara, Benjamin Galen, and Trevor Jensen. View Publication.
    2. Diversity in Plastic Surgery: A National Survey of Program Directors and Program Coordinators. PRS-GO. 2022; 5(9S-2). Obeid S, Fanning, A, Hultman, C. View Publication.
    3. Incidental Findings in POCUS: "Chance favors the prepared mind". POCUS J. 2022; 7(1):113-114. Obeid S, Galen B, Jensen T. PMID: 36896286; PMCID: PMC9979871.
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