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Amin Azzam, MD

Amin Azzam, MD

Psychiatry San Francisco, CA

Associate Professor, Psychiatry, UCSF School of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 401 Parnassus Ave.
    Box 0984-MSE
    San Francisco, CA 94143
    Phone: (415) 476-7836

Dr. Azzam's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Psychiatry: General Psychiatry

Dr. Azzam's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Associate Clinical ProfessorUniversity of California
    San Francisco, CA
    Assistant Physician, Clinical Associate (2003-2006); Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor (2006-2010)
  • ChairUniversity of California
    San Francisco, CA
    Co-Director, Medical Education Area of Concentration (2006-2008); Co-Director, Foundations of Patient Care Course (2006-Present); Co-Director, Health Professions Education Pathway to Discovery (2008-Present); Faculty Chief, Department of Psychiatry, Trainee Professional Development (2010-Present)
  • Associate Clinical ProfessorUniversity of California, School of Public Health
    Berkeley, CA
    Assistant Clinical Professor (2007-2010)
  • HeadUniversity of California
    Berkeley, CA
    Assistant Director (2005-2007)
  • LecturerUniversity of California, School of Public Health
    Berkeley, CA
  • Staff PsychiatristUniversity of California, San Francisco General Hospital
    San Francisco, CA
    2003-2006, 2007-2009; Staff Psychiatrist, Bridge to Wellness Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient Program (2004-2008)

Dr. Azzam's Education & Medical Training

  • University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of EducationUniversity of California, Berkeley Graduate School of EducationOther Training, M.A., Quantitative Methods and Evaluation
  • University of California at San FranciscoUniversity of California at San FranciscoResidency, Psychiatry
  • VA Comm Univ, Med Coll of VA Sch of MedVirginia Commonwealth University School of MedicineMedical School
  • University of RochesterUniversity of RochesterOther Training, B.S., Neuroscience

Dr. Azzam's Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License2000 - 2014
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry

Dr. Azzam's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Elected into the UCSF ChapterAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2014
  • Best Poster, 17th Annual ConferenceGlobal Health Education Consortium (GHEC), 2008
  • Honorable Mention, Annual Meeting Poster SessionAssociation for Academic Psychiatry (AAP), 2008
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Dr. Azzam's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Understanding the educational value of first-year medical students' patient encounter data  O'Brien BC, Cai VL, Azzam A, Med Teach, 1/1/2011
  • ADHD prevalence and association with hoarding behaviors in childhood-onset OCD  Sheppard B, Chavira D, Azzam A, Grados MA, UmaƱa P, Garrido H, Mathews CA, Depression and Anxiety, 7/1/2010
  • Student near-peer co-tutors in PBL groups  Martinez W, Azzam A, Mack K, Med Educ, 5/1/2009
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