Farshad Mazda Shirazi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine
Faculty Office Building 122
P.O. Box 245057
Tucson, AZ 85724-5057

(520) 626-6312
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  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 1986 (B.S., Engineering Science)
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 1989 (M.S., Bioengineering
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, 1997 (M.D., Medicine)
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, 1997 (Ph.D., Pharmacology, Toxicology)
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 2000 (Emergency Medicine Residency)
Major Areas of Research Interest: 
  • CV Pharmacology
  • Electrophysiology
  • Messenger Systems
  • CV Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Emergency Medicine Education
  • Technology Assessment
  • Toxicology, Pain
  • Sedation/Analgesia
Selected Publications: 

Coon T, Miller M, Shirazi F, Sullivan J. Lead toxicity in a 14-year-old female with retained bullet fragments. Pediatrics in press 2006.

Skrepnek G, Abarca J, Malone D, Armstrong E, Shirazi F, Woolsey R. Incremental Effects of Concurrent Pharmacotherapeutic Regimens for Heart Failure on Hospitalizations and Costs Annals of Pharmacotherapy 39 (11):1785-1791, 2005.

Sponsored Research Through MSRP: 

Derek Christopher Stewart (MSRP 2007): "Telemedicine Standardized Training Film for Diagnosis of Neurotoxic Scorpion Envenomation."

Naomi Bui (MSRP 2015): "Evidence Based Approach to Prescriptions in the Emergency Department"

Pouran Malekzadeh (MSRP 2014): "The Effects of Centruroides Anti-venom in Reversal of Movement Disorders."


Last Updated: 
December 15, 2015