Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Public Health, University of Michigan

Shervin Assari, MD MPH, is an assistant professor of Family Medicine, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California. His research is focused on health disparities due to race, gender, and class. With 17 years of post doctoral research experience, Assari has published 280 peer-review papers. He has served on the Board of Directors of the American College of Epidemiology (ACE) and American Academy of Health Behaviors (AAHB). He is a Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM) and Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM). He is the past president of the Scientific for Public Health in Iran (SAPHIR). In 2018, he was a visiting professor at UCLA.


  • –present
    Research Investigator of Psychiatry, University of Michigan


  • 2002 
    American College of Epidemiology, Annual Member Highlights


Fellow, New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM)