Farshad Shirazi

Farshad "Mazda" Shirazi, MD, PhD, FACEP, FACMT

Professor
Med. Director, Arizona Poison & Drug Information Center

Contact:

3950 S. Country Club Rd.
Abrams 2263
Phone: 
(520) 626-5519

Farshad "Mazda" Shirazi, MD, PhD, professor, is a clinical toxicologist and serves as the medical director of the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center and director of the Medical Toxicology Fellowship.

Education

Degrees: 
MS: 1989, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
MD, PhD: 1997, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Residency: 
2000, The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX
Fellowship: 
2006, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Selected Recent Publications

Rinner GR, Watkins SA, Shirazi FMazda, et al. "Fatal abrin poisoning by injection." Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2020:1-3.
Khobrani MA, Dudley SW, Huckleberry YC, et al. "Intentional use of carbapenem antibiotics for valproic acid toxicity: A case report." J Clin Pharm Ther. 2018;43(5):723-725.
Walter FG, Stolz U, French RNE, Chase PB, McNally J, Shirazi F. "Epidemiology of the reported severity of cottonmouth (Agkistrodon piscivorus) snakebite." South. Med. J.. 2014;107(3):150-6.
Svirsky I, Stoneking LR, Grall K, Berkman M, Stolz U, Shirazi F. "Resident-initiated advanced triage effect on emergency department patient flow." J Emerg Med. 2013;45(5):746-51.

Clinical

Clinical Specialties: 

Toxicology

Hospitals: 
Banner - University Medical Center Tucson
Banner - University Medical Center South