Internal Medicine/Infectious Disease


Shobha Sharma, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSF









  Medical School:

Nova Southeastern University, Florida

  Residency: Maimonides Medical Center, New York
  Fellowship: Infectious Disease, Maimonides Medical Center, Division of Infectious Disease, New York
  Board Certified: Diplomate, Internal Medicine, Diplomate, Infectious Disease
  Awards and Recognition Stanley Wallace Memorial Award, First Place
ACP-ASIM New York Chapter
  1. Sharma S, Saffra NA, Chapnick EK. Post traumatic polymicrobial endophthalmitis, including Nesseria subflava. America J Ophthalmol. 2003;136:554-5.
  2. Sharma S, Chinyadza T, Ghitan M, Chapnick E. Stenotrophomonas maltophilia infection during treatment for pancreatitis with imipenem/cilastatin. Clinical Microbiology Newletter. 2008;30:12-13.
  3. Sharma S, Saffra NA, Chinyadza T,  Ghitan M, Chapnick EC. Endocapsular Cellulomonas as a cause of persistent postoperative endophthalmitis. Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging.  2008;39:328-330
  4. Pastewski A, Caruso P, Parris A, Dizon R, Kopec R, Sharma S, Mayer S,  Ghitan M, Chapnick E. Systemic Polymyxin B Use in Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Gram-negative Bacteremia and Urinary Tract Infections. Annals of Pharmacotherapy. In Press.
  5. Contributing Editor. Deja Review: Microbiology & Immunology- 1st edition by Chen and Kasturi. October 2006.