Naseem Alavian, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, Physician Service Leader

Specialty Areas

Clinical Care of Adults and Children, Graduate Medical Education, Developing Physicians as Educators


BA University of Virginia, 2008; MPH: Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 2012; MD: University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2013; Resident: Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Baylor College of Medicine 2013-2017; Chief Medical Resident Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine 2017-2018; National School of Tropical Medicine, 2018; Assistant Professor of Medicine: University of North Carolina, 2018-Present; Hospitalist Physician Service Leader, 2020-Present.

Research Interests

Dr. Alavian’s clinical interests include Global Health, Global Infectious Disease Control and Elimination of Health Disparities. She also focuses on High Value Care Medical Education.

Recognitions and honors

Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA); Gold Humanism Honors Society; Baylor College of Medicine Internal Medicine Award of Distinguished Educator; Texas Children’s Hospital Pediatric Award of Distinguished Resident Educator

Naseem Alavian, MD
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    Hospital Medicine

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    Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7085