Hedyeh Shafi, MD

Attending Pathologist

Email: hedyeh.shafi@cshs.org
Phone: 310-423-8981


  • Transfusion Medicine
  • Coagulation

Education and Training

  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C., MD
  • Residency in Clinical Pathology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif.
  • Fellowship in Transfusion Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif.

Medical Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, Clinical Pathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Trauma-induced coagulopathy
  • Photopheresis
  • Therapeutic apheresis

Awards and Activities

  • Recipient, CTSI Clinical Scholars grant
  • Paul Rubenstein Prize for Excellence in Resident Research

Selected Publications

  • Shafi H, Tcherniantchouk O, Chaffin J, Mason H, Klapper E. Thromboelastography: a more accurate assessment of global hemostasis. Transfusion. 2013 (in press)
  • Shafi H, Astvatsaturyan K, Chung F, Mirocha J, Schmidt M, Bose S. Clinicopathological significance of HER2/neu genetic heterogeneity in HER2/neu non-amplified invasive breast carcinomas and its concurrent axillary metastasis breast cancer. J Clin Pathol, 2013;66(8): 649-654.
  • Shafi H, Sadrzadeh, H. The effect of recentrifugation of serum separator tubes on concentration of serum analytes. Annals of Clinical & Laboratory Science, 2012; 42(3): 318-9.

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