Sophia S Sheikh

Sophia S Sheikh, MD

Assistant Professor

Department: Emergency Medicine – Jacksonville
Business Phone: (904) 244-3837
Business Email: sophia.sheikh@jax.ufl.edu

About Sophia S Sheikh

Sophia Sheikh, MD, received her degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham and completed her residency training at the University of Florida School of Medicine – Jacksonville. She then pursued further training in the field of medical toxicology at the joint program offered by Emory University and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia. While learning the clinical aspects of medical toxicology, she also learned principles related to public health surveillance, epidemiology, public health and disease prevention. In addition to toxicology, she also has an interest in emergency department pain management. She is a sub-investigator on a patient safety grant working on improving pain management and education in acute care settings. She authored several publications and presented lectures nationally on these topics. Currently, she is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida School of Medicine – Jacksonville.

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Emergency Medicine
Subspecialties
  • Medical Toxicology

Grants

Nov 2019 ACTIVE
The Aging and Integrative Pain Management Initiative
UF FOU · Principal Investigator
Aug 2019 ACTIVE
Neighborhood of Pain- Health Disparity Influence on Chronic Pain Interference
FOU FOR PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATI ·
Mar 2019 ACTIVE
Pain Assessment and Management Initiative 3.0: Multimodal Approaches to Improve Pain Outcomes and reduce Opioid Risks
FL MED MALPRACTICE JOINT UNDRWRTNG ASSO ·
Jan 2018 – Dec 2019
Development and Validation of a Screening Protocol to Identify Elder Abuse in United States Emergency Departments
UNIV OF NORTH CAROLINA ·

Education

Medical Toxicology Fellowship
2010-2012 · Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
Emergency Medicine Residency
2007-2010 · University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida
Doctor of Medicine
2003-2007 · University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(904) 244-3837
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