Nayer Khazeni, M.D., M.S.

Pulmonologist

Chest Clinic

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-7061
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2008) CA

Medical Education: Georgetown University (2001) DC

Residency: Feinberg School of Medicine - Northwestern University (2004) IL

Board Certification: Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2008)

Board Certification: Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2004)

Fellowship: Yale School of Medicine (2006) CT

Internship: Feinberg School of Medicine - Northwestern University (2002) IL

Honors & Awards

Mentored Clinical Scientist National Research Award (K08), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) (2012 - 2017)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (F32), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) (2008 - 2010)

Helena Anna Henzl Gabor Young Women in Science Award, Stanford University (2007)

Resident Award for Excellence in Teaching, Northwestern University (2001, 2002, 2003)

Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, San Diego (1995)

Magna Cum Laude, University of California, San Diego (1996)

Regents Scholar, University of California, San Diego (1994-1996)

Highest Departmental Honors, University of California, San Diego (1996)

Administrative Appointments

Co-Director - Pulmonary and Critical Care Grand Rounds, Stanford University, 2013

Associate - Center for Health Policy and Center for Primary Care Outcomes Research, Stanford University, 2008

Co-Director - Pulmonary and Critical Care Journal Club, Stanford University, 2008

Health and Economic Benefits of Early Vaccination and Nonpharmaceutical Interventions for a Human Influenza A (H7N9) Pandemic: A Modeling Study.
Khazeni, N., Hutton, D. W., Collins, C. If., Garber, A. M., & Owens, D. K. (2014). Health and Economic Benefits of Early Vaccination and Nonpharmaceutical Interventions for a Human Influenza A (H7N9) Pandemic: A Modeling Study. Annals of internal medicine, 160(10), 684-694.

Whole-Exome Sequencing Reveals TopBP1 as a Novel Gene in Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Perez, V. A. J., Yuan, K., Lyuksyutova, M. A., Dewey, F., Orcholski, M. E., & Zamanian, R. T. (2014). Whole-Exome Sequencing Reveals TopBP1 as a Novel Gene in Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 189(10), 1260-1272.

Demographic and Clinical Predictors of Mortality from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A (H5N1) Virus Infection: CART Analysis of International Cases.
Patel, R. B., Mathur, M. B., Gould, M., Uyeki, T. M., Bhattacharya, J., & Khazeni, N. (2014). Demographic and Clinical Predictors of Mortality from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A (H5N1) Virus Infection: CART Analysis of International Cases. PloS one, 9(3).

Long-term Marijuana Use and Pulmonary Function
Patel, R. B., & Khazeni, N. (2012). Long-term Marijuana Use and Pulmonary Function. JAMA-JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, 307(17), 1796-1796.

Rifaximin for Irritable Bowel Syndrome without Constipation
Khazeni, N., & Perlroth, D. (2011). Rifaximin for Irritable Bowel Syndrome without Constipation. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 364(15), 1467-1468.

Diagnostic Strategy for Hematology and Oncology Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure
Gohil, A., & Khazeni, N. (2011). Diagnostic Strategy for Hematology and Oncology Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 183(2), 279-279.

Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Expanded Antiviral Prophylaxis and Adjuvanted Vaccination Strategies for an Influenza A (H5N1) Pandemic
Khazeni, N., Hutton, D. W., Garber, A. M., & Owens, D. K. (2009). Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Expanded Antiviral Prophylaxis and Adjuvanted Vaccination Strategies for an Influenza A (H5N1) Pandemic. ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, 151(12), 840-U3.

Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Vaccination Against Pandemic Influenza (H1N1) 2009
Khazeni, N., Hutton, D. W., Garber, A. M., Hupert, N., & Owens, D. K. (2009). Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Vaccination Against Pandemic Influenza (H1N1) 2009. ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, 151(12), 829-U2.

Systematic Review: Safety and Efficacy of Extended-Duration Antiviral Chemoprophylaxis Against Pandemic and Seasonal Influenza
Khazeni, N., Bravata, D. M., Holty, J.-E. C., Uyeki, T. M., Stave, C. D., & Gould, M. K. (2009). Systematic Review: Safety and Efficacy of Extended-Duration Antiviral Chemoprophylaxis Against Pandemic and Seasonal Influenza. ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, 151(7), 464-W159.

Does Itraconazole Improve Quality of Life in Severe Asthma with Fungal Sensitization?
Khazeni, N., & Levitt, J. E. (2009). Does Itraconazole Improve Quality of Life in Severe Asthma with Fungal Sensitization?. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 180(2), 191-192.

Quality Improvement Strategies for Children With Asthma A Systematic Review
Bravata, D. M., Gienger, A. L., Holty, J.-E. C., Sundaram, V., Khazeni, N., & Owens, D. K. (2009). Quality Improvement Strategies for Children With Asthma A Systematic Review. ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE, 163(6), E1-E5.

Quality Improvement Strategies for Children With Asthma A Systematic Review
Bravata, D. M., Gienger, A. L., Holty, J.-E. C., Sundaram, V., Khazeni, N., & Owens, D. K. (2009). Quality Improvement Strategies for Children With Asthma A Systematic Review. ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE, 163(6), 572-581.

Does statin use attenuate lung function decline?
Khazeni, N., Kuschner, W. G., & Gould, M. K. (2008). Does statin use attenuate lung function decline?. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 177(6), 671-671.

Vaccine for an Insidious Virus
Khazeni N. (2008). Vaccine for an Insidious Virus. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, June 22.

Vaccine News You Need
Khazeni N. (2008). Vaccine News You Need. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Feb. 3.

Before You Pop That Viagra, Read This
Khazeni N. (2008). Before You Pop That Viagra, Read This. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, April 20.

Cultivating the Follicle
Khazeni N. (2008). Cultivating the Follicle. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Jan. 13.

HPV Vaccine Has Multiple Benefits
Khazeni N. (2008). HPV Vaccine Has Multiple Benefits. Stanford Medicine News, (Fall).

Popping the Placebo Effect
Khazeni N. (2008). Popping the Placebo Effect. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, March 23.

The Mammography Maze
Khazeni N. (2008). The Mammography Maze. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, May 25.

The Risks of Scanning
Khazeni N. (2008). The Risks of Scanning. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Feb. 17.

Dangerous Combinations
Khazeni N. (2008). Dangerous Combinations. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, March 2.

Chasing the Elusive Cold
Khazeni N. (2007). Chasing the Elusive Cold. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, July 29.

Jetting Without the Lag
Khazeni N. (2007). Jetting Without the Lag. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, July 7.

Keeping Lungs Young
Khazeni N. (2007). Keeping Lungs Young. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Sept. 23.

Smells Fishy--But That's Good!
Khazeni N. (2007). Smells Fishy--But That's Good!. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Aug. 19.

Seeing Into the Future
Khazeni N. (2007). Seeing Into the Future. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Nov. 4.

A Crisis of Great Magnitude
Khazeni N. (2007). A Crisis of Great Magnitude. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Aug. 26.

A Lousy Infection
Khazeni N. (2007). A Lousy Infection. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Oct. 7.

When Traveling, Get Out of Your Seat!
Khazeni N. (2007). When Traveling, Get Out of Your Seat!. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Aug. 12.

Shooting Back the Flu
Khazeni N. (2007). Shooting Back the Flu. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Oct. 14.

Outrunning the Blues
Khazeni N. (2007). Outrunning the Blues. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, June 24.

A Nap a Day
Khazeni N. (2007). A Nap a Day. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, June 17.

In the End, the Choice is Yours
Khazeni N. (2007). In the End, the Choice is Yours. San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine, Dec. 9.

Massive cavitary pulmonary rheumatoid nodules in a patient with HIV
Khazeni, N., Homer, R. J., Rubinowitz, A. N., & Chupp, G. L. (2006). Massive cavitary pulmonary rheumatoid nodules in a patient with HIV. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, 28(4), 872-874.

Morbidity, mortality and sleep-disordered breathing in community dwelling elderly
ANCOLIISRAEL, S., Kripke, D. F., Klauber, M. R., Fell, R., Stepnowsky, C., & Chinn, A. (1996). Morbidity, mortality and sleep-disordered breathing in community dwelling elderly. SLEEP, 19(4), 277-282.