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Emergency medicine


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Sachita Shah, M.D., is a board certified physician in the Emergency Department at Harborview and a UW associate professor of Emergency Medicine.

Shah is also an expert in ultrasound in emergency and resource-limited settings. She enjoys providing emergency care to patients and working closely with the acute care team to provide patients with a holistic approach to their care.

Dr. Shah earned her M.D. from the UW. She has published many research articles on emergency ultrasound and has used this expertise to develop unique training curricula for medical students, resident physicians and nurses worldwide.

In addition to her affiliation at UW, Dr. Shah is the director of ultrasound education for a non-governmental organization called Partners In Health. Her clinical and research interests include emergency ultrasound, point-of-care ultrasound in resource limited settings, global health, emergency medicine education and trauma.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Shar loves spending time with her children and doing yoga. She is learning to play kids' campfire songs on the acoustic guitar.
Emergency Department at Harborview

Emergency Department at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 1st Floor Seattle, WA 98104


Burn care, Critical care medicine, Emergency medicine, Pediatric trauma care

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Pediatric Trauma and Burn Services at Harborview

325 9th Ave, Seattle, WA Seattle, WA 98104


Pediatric burn care, Pediatric emergency care, Pediatric trauma care

Rhode Island Hospital

Teaching Appointment, 2011

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Residency, 2008, Emergency Medicine

Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine

Medical education, 2004


Board Certifications
  • Emergency Medicine, 2009, American Board of Emergency Medicine