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Farhad Navab, American medical educator. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Gastroenterology.


Navab, Farhad was born on September 12, 1938 in Tehran, Iran. Son of Hossein and Nahid (Pirnia) Navab. came to the United States, 1980.


Bachelor, Cambridge University, England, 1960. Doctor of Medicine, Cambridge University, England, 1976. Master of Arts, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Guy's Hospital, London, 1963.

Membership of the Royal College of Physicians, Westminster Hospital, 1967.


Assistant professor, U. Tehran, 1972-1976;associate professor, U. Tehran, 1976-1979;consultant physician, Brook General Hospital, London, 1979-1980;associate professor medicine, U. Arkansas Medical Sciences, Little Rock, 1980-1987;associate professor physiology, U. Arkansas Medical Sciences, Little Rock, 1985-1987;chairman evaluation committee for gastroenterology, U. Arkansas Medical Sciences, Little Rock, 1986-1987;staff physician, VA Medical Center, Little Rock, 1986-1987;chief gastroenterology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, since 1987;professor medicine, Medical School, Tufts U., Boston, since 1991;consultant staff, Olympus Specialty Hospital, Springfield, Massachusetts, since 1989;consultant staff, Mercy Hospital, Springfield, since 1989;associate staff, Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Northampton, Massachusetts, since 1990;courtesy staff, Mary Lane Hospital, Ware, Massachusetts, since 1994.


  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Gastroenterology.


Fellow American College of Physicians, American College Gastroenterology, Royal College Physicians. Member American Physiological Society, American Gastroenterol. Association, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American Association for Study Liver Disease, Massachusetts Medical Society, Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, New.

England Endoscopic Society, American Society.for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: photography.


Married Nilou Navab, July 22, 1977. Children: Sara, June, Linda.

Hossein Navab

Nahid (Pirnia) Navab

Nilou Navab

Sara Navab

June Navab

Linda Navab