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Sirisha Narayana, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    University of California, San Francisco2018Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
    University of Washington, VA Puget SoundChief Resident/Clinician Teacher Fellow2014Medicine
    University of WashingtonResidency2013Medicine
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of MedicineM.D.2010
    Stanford UniversityB.S.2005Biological Sciences
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    UCSF2018Haile T Debas Academy of Medical Educators induction
    UCSF Dept of Ob/Gyn2018Outstanding Resident Teaching Award
    UCSF Dept of Ob/Gyn2017Outstanding Resident Teaching Award
    UCSF Academy of Medical Educators2016Excellence in Teaching Award
    UCSF School of Medicine, Class of 20162016Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award
    American College of Physicians2014Herbert S. Waxman Clinical Scholar
    University of Washington, School of Medicine2012Resident Excellence in Teaching Award

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    Sirisha Narayana cares for patients on the inpatient medicine direct care and teaching services as well as the medicine consultation service at Moffitt-Long Hospital. She is the Director of Education for the Division of Hospital Medicine, the Associate Director of the Diagnostic Reasoning (DR.) block in the School of Medicine, and a member of the Academy of Medical Educators. She is a medicine residency RAD advisor and an MS4 confidential career advisor. Her academic interests rest in complex medical decision-making and uncertainty. She has studied the effects of longitudinal patient follow-up on informed self-assessment and physician medical decision-making.

    Additionally, Dr Narayana is the Chair of the UCSF Ethics Committee, the Chief of the Ethics consultation service, and the physician co-lead for the Schwartz Center for Compassionate Care Rounds. She co-directs the Division of Hospital Medicine's Social Medicine Core, which aims to improve the care of vulnerable inpatients, address issues of diversity/equity/inclusion for trainees and faculty, and engage faculty in health policy and advocacy.

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    1. Narayana S, Synder E."SGIM in Alabama: Making Our Mark In Controversy". Society of General Internal Medicine Forum. 2019; 42(8).
    2. Ludwin S, Narayana S. In the Hospital: Laura Shea. J Hosp Med. 2019 Feb 20; 14:E1-E2. PMID: 30794137.
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    3. Ana Marija Sola, Alejandro Perez, Sirisha Narayana, Teri Rose, David O'Riordan, Giovanni Elia. Development and Implementation of a Patient-Centered Tool for the Assessment of an In-Patient Palliative Care Team (QI739). Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2019 Feb 1; 57(2):477.
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    4. Ludwin SM, Narayana S. In the Hospital: Series Introduction. J Hosp Med. 2018 03; 13(3):202. PMID: 29505622.
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    5. Ludwin SM, Narayana S. Denah Joseph: "In the Hospital". J Hosp Med. 2018 03; 13(3):203-204. PMID: 29505623.
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    6. Narayana S, Rajkomar A, Harrison JD, Valencia V, Dhaliwal G, Ranji SR. What Happened to My Patient? An Educational Intervention to Facilitate Postdischarge Patient Follow-Up. J Grad Med Educ. 2017 Oct; 9(5):627-633. PMID: 29075385.
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    7. Narayana S, McGee S. Bedside Diagnosis of the 'Red Eye': A Systematic Review. Am J Med. 2015 Nov; 128(11):1220-1224.e1. PMID: 26169885.
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    8. Narayana S, Wong CJ. Office-based screening of common psychiatric conditions. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2015 Mar; 38(1):1-22. PMID: 25725566.
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    9. Narayana S, Wong CJ. Office-based screening of common psychiatric conditions. Med Clin North Am. 2014 Sep; 98(5):959-80. PMID: 25134868.
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    10. Ho PP, Kanter JL, Johnson AM, Srinagesh HK, Chang EJ, Purdy TM, van Haren K, Wikoff WR, Kind T, Khademi M, Matloff LY, Narayana S, Hur EM, Lindstrom TM, He Z, Fiehn O, Olsson T, Han X, Han MH, Steinman L, Robinson WH. Identification of naturally occurring fatty acids of the myelin sheath that resolve neuroinflammation. Sci Transl Med. 2012 Jun 06; 4(137):137ra73. PMID: 22674551.
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    11. Jennifer Kanter, Amanda Johnson, Peggy Ho, Eun Mi Hur, Sirisha Narayana, Lawrence Steinman, William Robinson. OR.67. Microarray Identified Lipids Modulate Autoimmune Demyelinating Disease. Clinical Immunology. 2006 Jan 1; 119:s29.
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    12. Kanter JL, Narayana S, Ho PP, Catz I, Warren KG, Sobel RA, Steinman L, Robinson WH. Lipid microarrays identify key mediators of autoimmune brain inflammation. Nat Med. 2006 Jan; 12(1):138-43. PMID: 16341241.
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