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Dr. Shafi Lodhi obtained his bachelor's degrees in History, Psychology, and Biology as well as his MD from the University of Missouri. He completed residency training in psychiatry at the University of Cincinnati where he also served as Chief Resident in Psychiatric Emergency Services. He is currently undertaking advanced training in neuropsychiatry at Stanford University.

Dr. Lodhi has been involved in telepsychiatry since 2019, providing telepsychiatric services for a Silicon Valley startup, a Medi-Cal community health clinic in Los Angeles County, and a county jail as well as health clinic in rural Ohio. His training has given him the skills and knowledge to diagnose and treat a wide variety of complex psychiatric illnesses via telepsychiatry. He has a special interest in the treatment of high functioning professionals and elite athletes and serves as a member of the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee’s Mental Health Registry.

Work Experience
  • Telepsychiatrist, Pacific Clinics, LA County (2020-2021)

  • Psychiatrist on Duty, Cincinnati VA Medical Center (2020)

  • Telepsychiatrist, Cerebral Medical (2019)

  • California: A 170954

  • Ohio : 35.134666

  • University of Cincinnati, Psychiatry Residency

  • University of Missouri, MD 

  • University of Missouri, BS Biology, BA Psychology, BA History

Professional Recognitions and Honors
  • Chief Resident, Psychiatric Emergency Services, University of Cincinnati

  • Holt Medical Ethics Essay Competition, Second Place

  • Early Career Investigator Award, International Society of Psychiatric Genetics

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