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Lisa Madhukanta Shah, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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  • Assistant Professor of Medicine


Internal Medicine

Research Interests

Inpatient tobacco cessation and barriers to patient empowerment; Inpatient quality improvement; Effects of health care delivery and care coordination on costs, efficiency, and quality; Accountable care organizations; Transitions of care; Patient safety


  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Spanish
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    • University of Chicago (Chicago IL ) (2008)
    • Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School (Newark NJ ) (2002)


    • University of Chicago Hospitals (Chicago IL ) (2006)


    • University of Chicago Hospitals / Hospitalist (Chicago IL ) (2008)


    • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)
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    Selected Publications View all on PubMed

    1. Shah LM, King AC, Basu A, Krishnan JA, Borden WB, Meltzer D, Arora V. Effect of clinician advice and patient preparedness to quit on subsequent quit attempts in hospitalized smokers. J Hosp Med. 2010 Jan;5(1):26-32. doi: 10.1002/jhm.536. PMID: 20063403 
    2. Shah LM, Arora V, King A, Krishnan J. The presence of tobacco cessation programs is not sufficient for low-income hospitalized smokers. Arch Intern Med. 2009 May 11;169(9):902-3; author reply 903. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2009.107. No abstract available. PMID: 19433704 
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    Baltimore, MD 21287
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