After graduating from Brown Medical School, Dr. Lahijani completed the Combined Internal Medicine/Psychiatry Residency Program at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. She then served as a physician in the areas of primary care and triple diagnosis (addiction, HIV, mental health). Dr. Lahijani thereafter completed the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University where she worked at the Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center. During her fellowship, she also served as a psycho-oncologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
In 2015, Dr. Lahijani joined the faculty of Stanford University School of Medicine as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She attends on the Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Service at Stanford Hospital and Clinics and is the lead psychiatric oncologist of the Stanford Cancer Center Psycho-Oncology Program.
Dr. Lahijani’s clinical and scholarly interests include the interface of Medicine and Psychiatry, psycho-oncology, collaborative care models, psychotherapy for the medically ill, psychopharmacology, and medical education.
- Internal Medicine
- Psychosomatic Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations
Member, American College of Physicians (2007 - Present)
Member, Association of Medicine and Psychiatry (2009 - Present)
Member, Academy of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry (2014 - Present)
Member, American Psychosocial Oncology Society (2015 - Present)
Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2014)
Board Certification: Psychosomatic Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2015)
Fellowship:Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2015) IL
Residency:Rush University Medical Center (2012)
Medical Education:Brown Medical School (2007) RI