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Amir Alishahi Tabriz, MD, PhD, MPH

Program: Health Outcomes and Behavior



    • Health Outcomes and Behavior
    • Health Outcomes & Behavior Program

Education & Training


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, PhD - Health Policy & Management
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MPH - Health Policy & Management
  • Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, MD - Medicine
  • UNC Eshlman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, - Cancer Care Delivery

  • Poltavskiy E, Alishahi Tabriz A, Romano PS, Bang H, Kshirsagar AV. Predicting COVID-19 at skilled nursing facilities in California: do the stars align?. BMJ Open Qual. 2021 Mar.10(1). Pubmedid: 33658243. Pmcid: PMC7931211.
  • Tabriz AA, Neslund-Dudas C, Turner K, Rivera MP, Reuland DS, Lafata JE. How Health-Care Organizations Implement Shared Decision-making When It Is Required for Reimbursement: The Case of Lung Cancer Screening. Chest. 2021 Jan.159(1):413-425. Pubmedid: 32798520. Pmcid: PMC7893305.
  • Turner K, Jo A, Wei G, Tabriz AA, Clary A, Jim HSL. Sharing patient-generated data with healthcare providers: findings from a 2019 national survey. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2021 Feb.28(2):371-376. Pubmedid: 33180896. Pmcid: PMC7883987.
  • Lewinski AA, Rushton S, Van Voorhees E, Boggan JC, Whited JD, Shoup JP, Tabriz AA, Adam S, Fulton J, Gordon AM, Ear B, Williams JW, Goldstein KM, Van Noord MG, Gierisch JM. Implementing remote triage in large health systems: A qualitative evidence synthesis. Res Nurs Health. 2021 Feb.44(1):138-154. Pubmedid: 33319411.
  • Turner K, Clary A, Hong YR, Alishahi Tabriz A, Shea CM. Patient Portal Barriers and Group Differences: Cross-Sectional National Survey Study. J Med Internet Res. 2020 Sep.22(9):e18870. Pubmedid: 32940620. Pmcid: PMC7530687.
  • Tabriz AA, Flocke SA, Shires D, Dyer KE, Schreiber M, Elston Lafata J. Logic model framework for considering the inputs, processes and outcomes of a healthcare organisation-research partnership. BMJ Qual Saf. 2020 Sep.29(9):746-755. Pubmedid: 31826921.
  • Boggan JC, Shoup JP, Whited JD, Van Voorhees E, Gordon AM, Rushton S, Lewinski AA, Tabriz AA, Adam S, Fulton J, Kosinski AS, Van Noord MG, Williams JW, Goldstein KM, Gierisch JM. Effectiveness of Acute Care Remote Triage Systems: a Systematic Review. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Jul.35(7):2136-2145. Pubmedid: 31898116. Pmcid: PMC7352001.
  • Alishahi Tabriz A, Trogdon JG, Fried BJ. Association between adopting emergency department crowding interventions and emergency departments' core performance measures. Am J Emerg Med. 2020 Feb.38(2):258-265. Pubmedid: 31060861.
  • Kshirsagar AV, Tabriz AA, Bang H, Lee SD. Patient Satisfaction Is Associated With Dialysis Facility Quality and Star Ratings. Am J Med Qual. 2019 May.34(3):243-250. Pubmedid: 30223675. Pmcid: PMC6422762.
  • Alishahi Tabriz A, Birken SA, Shea CM, Fried BJ, Viccellio P. What is full capacity protocol, and how is it implemented successfully?. Implement Sci. 2019 Jul.14(1):73. Pubmedid: 31319857. Pmcid: PMC6637572.
  • Hughes JM, Freiermuth CE, Shepherd-Banigan M, Ragsdale L, Eucker SA, Goldstein K, Hastings SN, Rodriguez RL, Fulton J, Ramos K, Tabriz AA, Gordon AM, Gierisch JM, Kosinski A, Williams JW. Emergency Department Interventions for Older Adults: A Systematic Review. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Jul.67(7):1516-1525. Pubmedid: 30875098. Pmcid: PMC6677239.
  • Tabriz AA, Fleming PJ, Shin Y, Resnicow K, Jones RM, Flocke SA, Shires DA, Hawley ST, Willens D, Lafata JE. Challenges and opportunities using online portals to recruit diverse patients to behavioral trials. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2019 Dec.26(12):1637-1644. Pubmedid: 31532482. Pmcid: PMC6857600.
  • Shea CM, Turner K, Alishahi Tabriz A, North S. Implementation Strategies for Telestroke: A Qualitative Study of Telestroke Networks in North Carolina. Telemed E-Health. 2019 Aug.25(8):708-716. Pubmedid: 30192206. Pmcid: PMC6684023.
  • Shea CM, Tabriz AA, Turner K, North S, Reiter KL. Telestroke Adoption Among Community Hospitals in North Carolina: A Cross-Sectional Study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018 Sep.27(9):2411-2417. Pubmedid: 29784607. Pmcid: PMC6087669.
  • Birken S, Clary A, Tabriz AA, Turner K, Meza R, Zizzi A, Larson M, Walker J, Charns M. Middle managers' role in implementing evidence-based practices in healthcare: a systematic review. Implement Sci. 2018 Dec.13(1):149. Pubmedid: 30541596. Pmcid: PMC6292008.
  • Goldstein KM, Zullig LL, Dedert EA, Alishahi Tabriz A, Brearly TW, Raitz G, Sata SS, Whited JD, Bosworth HB, Gordon AM, Nagi A, Williams JW, Gierisch JM. Telehealth Interventions Designed for Women: an Evidence Map. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Dec.33(12):2191-2200. Pubmedid: 30284173. Pmcid: PMC6258612.
  • Alishahi Tabriz A, Dabbagh H, Koenig HG. Medical Ethics in Qiṣāṣ (Eye-for-an-Eye) Punishment: An Islamic View; an Examination of Acid Throwing. J Relig Health. 2016 Aug.55(4):1426-1432. Pubmedid: 26396119.
  • Tabriz AA, Sohrabi MR, Parsay S, Abadi A, Kiapour N, Aliyari M, Ahmadi F, Roodaki A. Relation of intelligence quotient and body mass index in preschool children: a community-based cross-sectional study. Nutr Diabetes. 2015 Aug.5:e176. Pubmedid: 26258767. Pmcid: PMC4558558.
  • Yavangi M, Sohrabi MR, Alishahi Tabriz A. Effect of Iranian Ministry of Health protocols on cesarean section rate: a quasi-experimental study. J Res Health Sci. 2013 May.13(1):48-52. Pubmedid: 23772016.
  • Alishahi-Tabriz A, Sohrabi MR, Kiapour N, Faramarzi N. Addressing the changing sources of health information in iran. Int J Prev Med. 2013 Jan.4(1):33-41. Pubmedid: 23412519. Pmcid: PMC3570909.
  • Alishahi Tabriz A, Sohrabi MR, Kiapour N, Yazdani S. Factors Associated with Delay in Thrombolytic Therapy in Patients with ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. J Tehran Heart Cent. 2012 Oct.7(2):65-71. Pubmedid: 23074640. Pmcid: PMC3466905.