Division of General internal medicine & geriatrics

Shakaib U. Rehman, M.D., FACP

Professor of Medicine

Dr. Shakaib U. Rehman has graduated from Rawalpindi Medical College of the University of Punjab, Pakistan in 1989. He did Internal Medicine Residency at SUNY, Stony Brook School of Medicine/Nassau University medical center, NY and  Fellowships in Clinical Educator/General Internal Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hypertension.  Currently Dr. Rehman is Physician Manager for the Primary Care Division at the Ralph H. Johnson V.A. Medical Center and Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina. He is also program director for the Office Practice of Primary Care course at the V. A. Medical Center. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP).  American Society of Hypertension designated him their Clinical Specialist in Hypertension. 

He has received the David Rogers National Junior Faculty Award from Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) and the Department of Veterans Affairs Certificate of Achievement award. He is chair of the medicine section of the Southern Medical Association (SMA), a member ACP Council of Young Physicians (CYP), and chair ACP-SC Chapter CYP. He is associate editor for Medical Encounter. Dr. Rehman has authored or co-authored many scientific publications, including peer-reviewed manuscripts, book reviews, book chapters, letters to editor, solicited papers and published abstracts. Dr Rehman has been a presenting faculty at the SMA, ACP, Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), American

Dr. Rehman

Shakaib U. Rehman, M.D., FACP

Dr. Rehman's Clinical Interests

Doctor-patient communication
Racial disparities and hypertension

Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Rehman's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.
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Academy on Patient and Physicians (AAPP), and Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) annual and regional meetings. He has been involved in clinical trials with funding from the Department of Veterans Affairs. His areas of professional interest include doctor-patient communication and hypertension.

Dr. Shakaib U. Rehman's Curriculum Vitae (PDF Format)*

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