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Shalini Patel, MD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MDB.S.06/2000Biomedical Engineering
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NYM.D.06/2004Medical School
    UCSF Department of Medicine Residency, San Francisco, CA06/2007Internal Medicine, Primary Care
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2018Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    Engineering Honors Society2000Tau Beta Pi
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine2004Alpha Omega Alpha
    SGIM regional meeting2012Best Faculty Poster in Medical Innovation
    UCSF2014UCSF Quality and Safety Challenge Award, Team Mentor
    UCSF2014Academy of Medical Educators Excellence in Teaching Award
    San Francisco VA Health Care System2019ICARE Supervisor Award

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    Shalini Patel, MD is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the San Francisco VA Health Care System (SFVAHCS). She serves as the Chief of Primary Care at SFVAHCS and oversees the delivery of primary care at the main medical center and 6 community clinic sites. She continues to provide direct clinical primary care in the Downtown San Francisco and San Bruno community VA clinic, where she is the Medical Director. Dr. Patel is interested in underserved, homeless and rural populations and systems for primary care delivery in those settings. She has worked with the Center of Excellence in Primary Care Education at the SFVAHCS and has focused on team-based interprofessional care.

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    1. Patel S, O'Brien BC, Dulay M, Earnest G, Shunk RL. Team Retreats for Interprofessional Trainees and Clinic Staff: Accelerating the Development of High-Functioning Teams. MedEdPORTAL. 2018 12 21; 14:10786. PMID: 30800986.
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    2. Raffel KE, Beach LY, Lin J, Berchuck JE, Abram S, Markle E, Patel S. Naloxone Distribution and Training for Patients with High-Risk Opioid Use in a Veterans Affairs Community-Based Primary Care Clinic. Perm J. 2018 03 30; 22. PMID: 29616917.
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    3. O'Brien BC, Patel SR, Pearson M, Eastburn AP, Earnest GE, Strewler A, Gager K, Manuel JK, Dulay M, Bachhuber MR, Shunk R. Twelve tips for delivering successful interprofessional case conferences. Med Teach. 2017 Dec; 39(12):1214-1220. PMID: 28685632.
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    4. Berchuck JE, Patel S. An Often-Overlooked Etiology of Pleuritic Chest Pain. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jan; 31(1):138. PMID: 25869019.
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    5. Patel S, Bachhuber M, O'Brien B. An interprofessional home visit curriculum for high-risk patients. Med Educ. 2013 Nov; 47(11):1138-9. PMID: 24117584.
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