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Farzana Rashid, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director of Quality Improvement, Penn Medicine at Radnor
Faculty for the Urogynecology Fellowship, Urogynecology Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
51 North 39th Street
218 Wright Saunders
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-8900
The University of Sheffield School of Medicine, UK, 2001.
Post-Graduate Training
Surgical Pre Registration House Officer (PRHO), Chesterfield and North Derbyshire Royal Hospital in Chesterfield, England from August 2001 to February 2002., 2001-2002.
Medicine Pre Registration House officer (PRHO), Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, England from February 2002 to August 2002, 2002-2002.
Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 2002-2006.
Adult Gastroenterology Fellow, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO, 2007-2010.
Chief Gastroenterology Fellow, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO, 2009-2010.
Rotation in IBD (1 month), Harvard Medical School, Cambridge,MA, 2009-2009.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Crohn's Disease. Ulcerative Colitis. Transitional Care for adolescents to adulthood.

Selected Publications

Farzana Rashid and Gary Lichtenstein: New Non-Anti-TNFa Biological Therapies for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease 3rd Edition 2017 Notes: Chapter in Textbook.

Co-author with Octavia Pickett-Blakely, MD, MHS and Laura Uwakwe, MD: Obesity in Women. GI Clinics of North America 2015 Notes: In press.

Rashid, Farzana and Lichtenstein, Gary.: Chapter in Book: Novel Treatments in Ulcerative Colitis Medical Therapy of Ulcerative Colitis. Gary R. Lichtenstein (eds.). Springer, 2014.

http://www.chop.edu/service/gastroenterology-hepatology-and-nutrition/transition/: CHOP-Penn Transition Education Video. \{http://www.chop.edu/service/gastroenterology-hepatology-and-nutrition/transition/} 2011.

Rashid F, Bechtold M, Puli S, Bragg J. : Utility of IBD serology tests: Experience at a Midwest Academic Center. Am J Gastroenterol. 104(S3): S465, 2009 Notes: ACG Poster Presentation.

M.L. Bechtold, N.M. Szary, F. Rashid, T.W. Kilgore, S.R. Puli, A. Diaz-Arias, M.R. Antillon: Delayed Colonic Perforation after ESD in a Patient with Ulcerative Colitis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. The Internet Journal of Gastroenterology. 8(2), 2009.

Praveen K. Roy, Jing Chen, Farzana Rashid, Suzanne Ridenhour, Jamal A. Ibdah : Mechanism of Interferon-Gamma Induced Increase in Intestinal Epithelial Tight Junction Permeability: Role of JNK Pathway and Cross-Talk with the PI-3 Kinase Pathway. Gastroenterology 134(Issue 4, Supplement 1): A36, April 2008.

Roy PK, Rashid F, Bragg JD, Ibdah JA. : Role of the JNK signal transduction pathway in inflammatory bowel disease. World J Gastroenterol 2008 January 2008; 14: 200-202. 14: 200-202, January 2008.

D S Sanders, D P Hurlstone, R O Stokes, F Rashid, A Milford-Ward, M Hadjivassiliou, A J Lobo : Changing face of adult coeliac disease: experience of a single university hospital in South Yorkshire. Postgrad Med J 78(915): 31-33, 2002.

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