Rupal Shah, MD

Pulmonologist

Dr. Rupal Shah's primary interests lie in caring for patients with advanced lung disease who may need lung transplantation, including those with interstitial lung disease. Her research at UCSF focuses on the association between resiliency and outcomes after transplant and developing resiliency in patients and caregivers.

Shah earned her medical degree at Wayne State University School of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency at Columbia University. She also completed a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care at the University of Pennsylvania, where she earned a master's of science degree in clinical epidemiology. She is an assistant professor at UCSF and a member of the American Thoracic Society and International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant. In 2013, Shah received the Stanley E. Bradley Award for Outstanding Patient Oriented Research from the University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Medicine.

Clinics

ILD Program
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2577
Fax: (415) 353-8944

Lung Transplant Program
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-4145
Fax: (415) 353-4166

Hours: Thursday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (exact times vary depending on number of physicians in clinic)

Board Certification

Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease

More about Rupal Shah

Education

Wayne State University School of Medicine 2005

Residencies

New York Presbyterian Hospital 2008

Fellowships

University of Pennsylvania Hospital 2012