Bradley Monash, MD


Dr. Bradley Monash is a hospitalist who coordinates and manages the care of hospitalized children and adults at UCSF's Mission Bay and Parnassus hospitals. He is board-certified in internal medicine and pediatrics.

Monash is particularly interested in medical education, health systems and patient- and family-centered care. His research focuses on patient-centered rounding, shared decision-making and promoting patient engagement in health care.

Monash received an undergraduate degree in English literature from the University of Michigan, followed by a medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He completed a residency in internal medicine and pediatrics at Massachusetts General Hospital through Harvard University, where he subsequently served as chief resident in pediatrics.

An associate professor of internal medicine and pediatrics at UCSF, Monash is a member of the Society of Hospital Medicine; Physicians for Social Responsibility; and Physicians for Human Rights.

Board Certification

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Title

Associate Professor

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University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2005


Massachusetts General Hospital 2009

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Mathews B, Ratcliffe T, Sehgal R, Abraham J, Monash B. Fecal Occult Blood Testing in Hospitalized Patients with Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. J Hosp Med. 2017 Jul; 12(7):567-569.
  2. Vidyarthi AR, Dhaliwal G, Monash B, Shum KL, Lee J, Zaas AK. Hot in the Tropics. J Hosp Med. 2017 Jun; 12(6):462-466.
  3. Monash B, Najafi N, Mourad M, Rajkomar A, Ranji SR, Fang MC, Glass M, Milev D, Ding Y, Shen A, Sharpe BA, Harrison JD. Standardized Attending Rounds to Improve the Patient Experience: A Pragmatic Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. J Hosp Med. 2017 Mar; 12(3):143-149.
  4. Anklesaria Z, Hunt D, Shah M, Sharpe B, Monash B. Forging Ahead. J Hosp Med. 2017 Mar; 12(3):188-192.
  5. Rabinowitz R, Farnan J, Hulland O, Kearns L, Long M, Monash B, Bhansali P, Fromme HB. Rounds Today: A Qualitative Study of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Resident Perceptions. J Grad Med Educ. 2016 Oct; 8(4):523-531.
  6. Prahl M, Dhaliwal G, Shulman ST, Doshi N, Monash B. Another spin. J Hosp Med. 2016 Jul; 11(7):509-12.
  7. Zhu JM, Hamel D, Dhaliwal G, Glass M, Sharpe B, Kim B, Monash B. Breakdown. J Hosp Med. 2016 Feb; 11(2):126-9.
  8. Ebinger J, Sedighi Manesh R, Dhaliwal G, Sharpe B, Monash B. A coat with a clue. J Hosp Med. 2015 Jul; 10(7):462-6.
  9. Najafi N, Monash B, Mourad M, Ding Y, Glass M, Burrell GJ, Harrison JD. Improving attending rounds: Qualitative reflections from multidisciplinary providers. Hosp Pract (1995). 2015; 43(3):186-90.
  10. Jenkins IH, Monash B, Wu J, Amin A. The third hand: low rates of stethoscope hygiene on general medical services. J Hosp Med. 2015 Jul; 10(7):457-8.
  11. Satterfield JM, Bereknyei S, Hilton JF, Bogetz AL, Blankenburg R, Buckelew SM, Chen HC, Monash B, Ramos JS, Rennke S, Braddock CH. The prevalence of social and behavioral topics and related educational opportunities during attending rounds. Acad Med. 2014 Nov; 89(11):1548-57.
  12. Shoeb M, Khanna R, Fang M, Sharpe B, Finn K, Ranji S, Monash B. Internal medicine rounding practices and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education core competencies. J Hosp Med. 2014 Apr; 9(4):239-43.
  13. Mookherjee S, Monash B, Wentworth KL, Sharpe BA. Faculty development for hospitalists: structured peer observation of teaching. J Hosp Med. 2014 Apr; 9(4):244-50.
  14. Kim SW, Maturo S, Dwyer D, Monash B, Yager PH, Zanger K, Hartnick CJ. Interdisciplinary development and implementation of communication checklist for postoperative management of pediatric airway patients. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Jan; 146(1):129-34.
  15. Pessler F, Monash B, Rettig P, Forbes B, Kreiger PA, Cron RQ. Sjögren syndrome in a child: favorable response of the arthritis to TNFalpha blockade. Clin Rheumatol. 2006 Sep; 25(5):746-8.
  16. Pessler F, Emery H, Dai L, Wu YM, Monash B, Cron RQ, Pradhan M. The spectrum of renal tubular acidosis in paediatric Sjögren syndrome. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2006 Jan; 45(1):85-91.

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