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Rishi Parikh, MD, PhD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:



UMMC, S11C00

Phone (Primary):

(410) 328-3434


(410) 328-5531

Education and Training

2000 – 2003        B.S., Chemistry, Duke University (Magna Cum Laude)

2004 – 2012        M.S., Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

                                 (Awarded in 2010)

                                 M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

                                 Ph.D., Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

2012 – 2013        Internship, Transitional Year, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

2013 – 2016        Residency, Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego

2016 – 2017        Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Seattle Children’s Hospital, University of


Highlighted Publications

  1. Hamid R, Rotshteyn Y, Rabadi L, Parikh R, Bullock P. Comparison of alamar blue and MTT assays for high through-put screening. Toxicol In Vitro. 2004 Oct;18(5):703-10.
  2. Lim J, Berezniuk I, Che FY, Parikh R, Biswas R, Pan H, Fricker LD. Altered neuropeptide processing in prefrontal cortex of Cpe (fat/fat) mice: implications for neuropeptide discovery. J Neurochem. 2006 Feb;96(4):1169-81.
  3. Parikh RB, Bali M, Akabas MH. Structure of the M2 Transmembrane Segment of GLIC, a Prokaryotic Cys Loop Receptor Homologue from Gloeobacter violaceus, Probed by Substituted Cysteine Accessibility. J Biol Chem. 2011 Apr 22;286(16):14098-109.
  4. Parikh R, Eisses M, Latham GJ, Joffe DC, Ross FJ. Perioperative and Anesthetic Considerations in Truncus Arteriosus. Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018 Sep;22(3):285-293.