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Nasim
Nasim Sobhani, MD

Assistant Professor, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

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Contact Information

Department Ob/Gyn, Reproductive Sciences
Address 550 16th Street
San Francisco CA 94158

Research/Clinical Interests

  • Maternal cardiac disease
  • Hypertensive disease of pregnancy
  • Diabetes in pregnancy
  • Monochorionic twin gestation
  • Placentally-mediated complications of pregnancy

Eduction/Training

Princeton University BA Psychology, Neuroscience 2009
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School MD Medicine 2013
University of Washington Residency Obstetrics and Gynecology 2017
University of California, San Francisco Fellowship Maternal-Fetal Medicine 2020

Selected Publications

 

  • Sobhani NC, Cassidy AG, Zlatnik MG, Rosenstein MG. Prolonged second stage and risk of subsequent preterm birth. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Maternal Fetal Medicine (2020), In Press.
  • Sobhani NC, Shulman R, Tran EE, Gonzalez JM. Early onset severe hypertensive disease in pregnancy and screening for antiphospholipid syndrome. American Journal of Perinatology Reports (2020), 10(1):e32-e36. PMID: 32140289.
  • Sobhani NC, Avvad-Portari A, Nascimento ACM, Machado HN, Lobato DSS, Pereira JP, Esquivel MS, Vasconcelos ZC, Zin AA, Tsui I, Adachi K, Brickley EB, Fisher SJ, Nielsen-Saines K, Brasil P, Moreira ME, Gaw SL. Discordant Zika virus findings in twin pregnancies complicated by antenatal Zika virus exposure: a prospective cohort. The Journal of Infectious Disease 2019, In Press. PMID: 31773163.
  • Sobhani NC, Schultz H, Kheiwa A, Killion M, Parikh NI, Harris IS, Gonzalez JM, Agarwal A. Contraceptive choices in the immediate postpartum period in women with cardiac disease. American Journal of Cardiology 2019, 123(8):1364-1369. PMID: 30712772.
  • Sobhani NC, Fay EE, Schiff MA, Stephenson-Famy A, Debiec KE. Randomized trial of smartphone-based evaluation for an Obstetrics and Gynecology clerkship. Journal of Surgical Education 2018, 75(4):1006-1013. PMID: 29283337.

Selected Presentations

  • Blauvelt C, Schultz H, Rocha H, Harris I, Parikh N, Agrawal A, Gonzalez JM, Sobhani NC. Cardiovascular and obstetric outcomes of subsequent pregnancies in women with congenital heart disease. Poster presentation at the Sixth International Congress on Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy; Porto, Portugal.
  • Tinajero Y, Schultz H, Harris IS, Rocha F, Parikh P, Gonzalez JM, Agarwal A, Sobhani NC. Predictors of immediate postpartum breastfeeding among women with cardiac disease. Poster presentation at the Sixth International Congress on Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy; Porto, Portugal.
  • Compadre AJ, Kohi M, Lokken RP, Blissett S, Harris IS, Lucero J, Rosenstein MG, Sobhani NC. Catheter-directed thrombolysis for saddle pulmonary embolism in thirdtrimester of pregnancy. Poster presentation at the Sixth International Congress on Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy; Porto, Portugal.
  • Sobhani NC, Okorie C, Chen H, Ozarslan N, Marquez-Magana L, Gaw SL, Robinson J. A meta-analysis of transcriptomic datasets to identify consistent placental biomarkers of preterm birth. Poster presentation at the Society for Reproductive Investigation 2020 Annual Meeting; Vancouver, BC.
  • Sobhani NC, Gormley M, Kim Y, Liu P, Robinson J, Gaw SL, Fisher SJ. Differential protein expression in syncytium from cases of severe preeclampsia and controls at term gestation. Poster presentation at the Society for Reproductive Investigation 2020 Annual Meeting; Vancouver, BC.
  • Sobhani NC, Cassidy AG, Rosenstein MG, Zlatnik MG. Prolonged second stage in the first pregnancy and risk of subsequent spontaneous preterm birth. Poster presentation at the 2019 ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; Nashville, TN.
  • Sobhani NC, Sparks TN, Gosnell KA, Gonzalez JM, Feldstein VA. Fetal growth restriction in smaller twin of monochorionic diamniotic pair with estimated fetal weight discordance. Poster presentation at the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine’s 39th Annual Pregnancy Meeting; Las Vegas, NV.
  • Sobhani NC, Cassidy AG, Qi Z, Yu J, Norton ME, Chetty S. Abnormal chorionic villi morphology and risk of aneuploidy. Poster presentation at the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine’s 39th Annual Pregnancy Meeting; Las Vegas, NV.
  • Sobhani NC, Shulman R, Washburn E, Gonzalez JM. Early onset severe hypertensive disease in pregnancy: who is screened for antiphospholipid syndrome? Poster presentation at the 2018 ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; Austin, TX.
  • Sobhani NC, Kheiwa A, Killion M, Schultz H, Parikh N, Harris I, Agarwal A, Gonzalez J (2018). Contraceptive choices in maternal cardiac disease. Poster presentation at the Fifth International Congress on Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy; Bologna, Italy.
  • Sobhani NC, Agarwal A, Schultz H, Kheiwa A, Killion M, Parikh N, Harris I, Gonzalez J (2018). Maternal and obstetrical outcomes with cardiomyopathy in pregnancy. Poster presentation at the Fifth International Congress on Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy; Bologna, Italy.
  • Sobhani NC, Fay EE, Schiff MA, Stephenson-Famy A, Debiec KE (2016). A randomized trial of smartphone-based quick response evaluations for OB/GYN clerkship: the medical instructor experience. Oral presentation at the CREOG and APGO Annual Meeting; New Orleans, LA.
  • Sobhani NC, Fay EE, Schiff MA, Stephenson-Famy A, Debiec KE (2016). A randomized trial of smartphone-based quick response evaluations for OB/GYN clerkship: the medical student experience. Poster presentation at the CREOG and APGO Annual Meeting; New Orleans, LA.