Dr. Ami Shah is an assistant professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical expertise include rheumatology and scleroderma.
Dr. Shah serves as the director of clinical and translational research for the Johns Hopkins Scleroderma Center.
She is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Johns Hopkins. She completed her internal medicine residency training at Stanford University Hospital & Clinics. She returned to Johns Hopkins for her rheumatology post-doctoral fellowship. During her fellowship training, she earned her Master of Health Science in clinical investigation at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Dr. Shah’s clinical practice is focused on the broad spectrum of patients with scleroderma and related disorders, and her expertise includes management of complications such as Raynaud’s phenomenon, digital ischemia, pulmonary hypertension, cardiac dysfunction, myopathy, aggressive skin disease and concomitant cancer. Dr. Shah teaches post-doctoral fellows in her clinic about the evaluation and management of scleroderma.
Dr. Shah was recognized by the American College of Rheumatology Research and Education Foundation and the Arthritis Foundation with a Career Development Bridge Funding Award in 2011. She is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Rheumatology.