Norman Rizk

Pulmonologist

Chest Clinic

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

Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine (1976) CT

Residency: UCSF Medical Center (1980) CA

Fellowship: UCSF Medical Center (1983) CA

Board Certification: Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1987)

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1979)

Board Certification: Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (1984)

Internship: San Francisco General Hospital (1977) CA

M.D., Yale University, Medicine (1976)

B.A., Harvard College, cum laude in general studies (1972)

Honors & Awards

Division Award for Exceptional Contributions to Education in the Division of PCCM, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine (2004)

The Authur Bloomfield Award for Clinical Teaching, Stanford University School of Medicine (1994)

David A. Rytand Award for Clinical Teaching, Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center (1993)

Kaiser Award for Clinical Teaching, Stanford University Medical Center (1989)

Russel V. Lee Award for Clinical Teaching, Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center (1985, 86, 88, 89, 90, 91)

Administrative Appointments

Program Director, Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, 1995

Medical Director, Intensive Care Units, Stanford University Medical Center, 1997

Sr. Assoc. Dean for Clinical Affairs, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2001

Adverse outcomes associated with delayed intensive care unit transfers in an integrated healthcare system
Liu, V., Kipnis, P., Rizk, N. W., & Escobar, G. J. (2012). Adverse outcomes associated with delayed intensive care unit transfers in an integrated healthcare system. JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL MEDICINE, 7(3), 224-230.

Computerized physician order entry in the critical care environment: a review of current literature.
Maslove, D. M., Rizk, N., & Lowe, H. J. (2011). Computerized physician order entry in the critical care environment: a review of current literature. Journal of intensive care medicine, 26(3), 165-171.

Pulmonary toxicity syndrome in breast cancer patients undergoing BCNU-containing high-dose chemotherapy and autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation
Cao, T. M., Negrin, R. S., Stockerl-Goldstein, K. E., JOHNSTON, L. J., Shizuru, J. A., & Hu, W. W. (2000). Pulmonary toxicity syndrome in breast cancer patients undergoing BCNU-containing high-dose chemotherapy and autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation. BIOLOGY OF BLOOD AND MARROW TRANSPLANTATION, 6(4), 387-394.

Endobronchial stenting for severe airway obstruction in relapsing polychondritis
Faul, J. L., Kee, S. T., & Rizk, N. W. (1999). Endobronchial stenting for severe airway obstruction in relapsing polychondritis. CHEST, 116(3), 825-827.

Postoperative ventilatory management
Price, J. A., & Rizk, N. W. (1999). Postoperative ventilatory management. CHEST, 115(5), 130S-137S.

Intracranial hypotension presenting with severe encephalopathy - Case report
Beck, C. E., Rizk, N. W., Kiger, L. T., Spencer, D., Hill, L., & Adler, J. R. (1998). Intracranial hypotension presenting with severe encephalopathy - Case report. JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY, 89(3), 470-473.

Unsuspected pulmonary embolism: Prospective detection on routine helical CT scans
Gosselin, M. V., Rubin, G. D., Leung, A. N., Huang, J., & Rizk, N. W. (1998). Unsuspected pulmonary embolism: Prospective detection on routine helical CT scans. RADIOLOGY, 208(1), 209-215.

Pulmonary tumor embolism
Bassiri, A. G., Haghighi, B., Doyle, R. L., Berry, G. J., & Rizk, N. W. (1997). Pulmonary tumor embolism. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 155(6), 2089-2095.

Obstetric complications in pulmonary and critical care medicine
Rizk, N. W., Kalassian, K. G., Gilligan, T., DRUZIN, M. I., & Daniel, D. L. (1996). Obstetric complications in pulmonary and critical care medicine. CHEST, 110(3), 791-809.

Needle, transbronchial, thoracoscopic, or open lung biopsy in interstitial lung disease.
Rizk, N. W., & Lillington, G. A. (1995). Needle, transbronchial, thoracoscopic, or open lung biopsy in interstitial lung disease. Current opinion in pulmonary medicine, 1(5), 376-382.

EFFECT OF TREATMENT FOR HODGKINS-DISEASE ON PULMONARY-FUNCTION - RESULTS OF A PROSPECTIVE-STUDY
Horning, S. J., Adhikari, A., Rizk, N., Hoppe, R. T., & Olshen, R. A. (1994). EFFECT OF TREATMENT FOR HODGKINS-DISEASE ON PULMONARY-FUNCTION - RESULTS OF A PROSPECTIVE-STUDY. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, 12(2), 297-305.

A COMPLICATION DURING BRONCHOSCOPY
Valentine, V. G., Rizk, N. W., & Hancock, E. W. (1993). A COMPLICATION DURING BRONCHOSCOPY. HOSPITAL PRACTICE, 28(10), 22-?.

THE DIAGNOSIS OF WEGENER GRANULOMATOSIS FROM TRANSBRONCHIAL BIOPSY SPECIMENS
Lombard, C. M., Duncan, S. R., Rizk, N. W., & Colby, T. V. (1990). THE DIAGNOSIS OF WEGENER GRANULOMATOSIS FROM TRANSBRONCHIAL BIOPSY SPECIMENS. HUMAN PATHOLOGY, 21(8), 838-842.