Amit A. Shah, M.D.

  1. Palliative Care Specialist
  2. Internist
  3. Geriatrician

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  • Geriatric medicine
  • Palliative care
  • Medical education
  • Primary care
  1. 2007
    Fellow - Geriatric Medicine - Clinician-Educator TrackJohns Hopkins School of Medicine
  2. 2005
    Internship/Residency - Internal MedicineUniversity of Illinois
  3. 2002
    MDBaylor College of Medicine
  4. 1998
    Certificate - PhilosophyTatvagyan Vidyapeeth
  5. 1997
    BS - Chemical EngineeringWashington University

Certifications

  1. 2010
    Hospice & Palliative MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2007
    Geriatric MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2005
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Fellow of the American Geriatrics Society (AGSF)American Geriatrics Society
  2. 2016
    Gold Humanism Honor Society Guest Lecturer/Visiting FacultyUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  3. 2015
    Noon Conference Speaker of the Month AwardInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  4. 2015
    Alpha Omega Alpha Visiting Professorship and Induction Banquet Keynote SpeakerUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  5. 2014
    Alpha Omega Alpha Faculty Nominee, Gamma ChapterHonor Medical Society, Alpha Omega Alpha
  6. 2014
    Graduation Faculty MarshalClass of 2014, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  7. 2014
    Second Year Medical School (MS2) Outstanding Teacher AwardClass of 2016, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  8. 2014
    Best Doctors in DallasD Magazine
  9. 2014
    Super Doctors Texas "Rising Stars"Texas Monthly Magazine
  10. 2013
    Graduation Faculty MarshalClass of 2013, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  11. 2013
    First year medical school (MS1) Outstanding Teacher AwardClass of 2016, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  12. 2013
    UT System Innovations in Healthcare Education Award FinalistSystem for Innovations in Healthcare, University of Texas
  13. 2013
    Super Doctors Texas "Rising Stars"Texas Monthly Magazine
  14. 2013
    Best Doctors in DallasD Magazine
  15. 2012
    Nominee, Regents Outstanding Teaching AwardUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  16. 2012
    UT Southwestern Academy of TeachersUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  17. 2012
    First year medical school (MS1) Outstanding Teacher AwardClass of 2015, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  18. 2012
    Super Doctors Texas "Rising Stars"Texas Monthly Magazine
  19. 2012
    Best Doctors in DallasD Magazine
  20. 2011
    First Year Medical School (MS1) Outstanding Teacher AwardClass of 2014, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  21. 2011
    Graduation Faculty MarshalClass of 2011, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  22. 2011
    Best Doctors in DallasD Magazine
  23. 2010
    First Year Medical School (MS1) Outstanding Teacher AwardClass of 2013, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  24. 2010
    Best Doctors in DallasD Magazine
  25. 2010
    Fellowship (FACP)American College of Physicians
  26. 2009
    Excellence in Education AwardUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  27. 2009
    Graduation Faculty MarshalClass of 2009, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  28. 2005
    Resident of the Year (PGY3)Department of Internal Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago
  29. 2004
    Resident of the Year (PGY2)Department of Internal Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago
  30. 2001
    Student ScholarshipTexas Geriatrics Society
  31. 2000
    Edward Henderson Student of the Year Award (national award)American Geriatric Society
  32. 2000
    Medical Student Geriatric Scholar Program (now MSTAR)American Federation for Aging Research
  33. 1999
    Student Training in Aging ResearchJohn A. Hartford Center of Excellence
  34. 1998
    Full Tuition ScholarshipBaylor College of Medicine
  35. 1998
    Presidential ScholarshipBaylor College of Medicine
  36. 1997
    ValedictorianSchool of Engineering, Washington University
  37. 1997
    Summa Cum LaudeSchool of Engineering, Washington University
  38. 1994
    Langsdorf Fellowship (full tuition + stipend scholarship)Langsdorf Fellowship, Washington University
  39. 1994
    National Science ScholarNational Science Foundation

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    FellowAmerican Geriatrics Society
  2. 2016 - present
    MemberPharmacy and Therapeutics Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  3. 2015 - present
    Committee MemberAdmissions Operations Committee, Mayo Medical School
  4. 2015 - present
    Course DirectorSenior Sage Longitudinal Curriculum (1st to 4th year of medical school), Mayo Medical School
  5. 2015 - present
    Committee MemberClinical Education Committee, Mayo Medical School
  6. 2015 - present
    Course DirectorPreclinical Block (Second Year Medical School), Mayo Medical School
  7. 2015 - present
    Committee MemberInternal Medicine Residency Clinical Competency Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2010 - 2014
    MemberMECC Subcommittee on Educational Objectives of the Medical School, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  9. 2010 - 2012
    Case EditorSIMPLE Curriculum (Simulated Internal Medicine Patient Learning Experience), Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine
  10. 2010
    ReviewerUSMLE Question Geriatric Content, American Geriatric Society / National Board of Medical Examiners
  11. 2010 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  12. 2009 - 2014
    AdvisorInternal Medicine Match Scramble/SOAP, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  13. 2009 - 2014
    InterviewerMedical School Students, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  14. 2009 - 2011
    Resident AdvisorInternal Medicine Residency Program, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  15. 2009 - 2013
    MemberMS1 Curriculum Committee, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  16. 2009 - 2013
    MemberMS2 Curriculum Committee, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  17. 2009 - 2012
    MemberPain P & T Committee, Parkland Memorial Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  18. 2009 - 2011
    MemberSubinternship Task Force Committee, Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine
  19. 2008 - 2014
    InterviewerInternal Medicine Residency Program, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  20. 2008 - 2014
    AdvisorInternal Medicine Residency Application, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  21. 2008 - 2014
    MemberAmerican Academy of Home Care Physicians
  22. 2008
    Abstract ReviewerMedical Education, Society for General Internal Medicine
  23. 2007 - 2014
    MemberMS3/MS4 Curriculum Committee, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  24. 2007 - 2014
    InterviewerGeriatric Fellowship, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals
  25. 2007 - 2009
    MemberSociety for General Internal Medicine
  26. 2007 - present
    MemberTeachers Section, American Geriatrics Society
  27. 2002 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  28. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Geriatrics Society
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