Faculty Profile


Arshiya Baig
Section of General Internal Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
abaig@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Baig's main research interests are in mitigating health disparities in Latino populations. Her focuses on using community-based participatory research methods to improve healthcare delivery to low-income minority communities and designing and evaluating church-based diabetes interventions to improve outcomes among Latinos.
 

Clinical Interests

 

Publications

  • Baig AA, Benitez A, Locklin CA, Gao Y, Lee SM, Quinn MT, Solomon MC, Sánchez-Johnsen L, Burnet DL, Chin MH; Little Village Community Advisory Board. Picture Good Health: A Church-Based Self-Management Intervention Among Latino Adults with Diabetes. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Oct;30(10):1481-90.
  • Baig AA, Benitez A, Locklin CA, Campbell A, Schaefer CT, Heuer LJ, Lee SM, Solomon MC, Quinn MT, Burnet DL, Chin MH. Community health center provider and staff's Spanish language ability and cultural awareness. J Health Care PoorUnderserved. 2014 May;25(2):527-45.
  • Baig AA, Mangione CM, Sorrell-Thompson AL, Miranda JM. A randomized community-based intervention trial comparing faith community nurse referrals to telephone-assisted physician appointments for health fair participants with elevated blood pressure. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 Jul;25(7):701-9.
  • Baig AA, Benitez A, Locklin CA, Campbell A, Schaefer CT, Heuer LJ, Lee SM, Solomon MC, Quinn MT, Burnet DL, Chin MH. Community health center provider and staff's Spanish language ability and cultural awareness. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2014 May;25(2):527-45.
  • Baig AA, Locklin CA, Wilkes AE, Oborski DD, Acevedo JC, Gorawara-Bhat R, Quinn MT, Burnet DL, Chin MH. Integrating diabetes self-management interventions for Mexican-Americans into the catholic church setting. J Relig Health. 2014 Feb;53(1):105-18.
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Training

  • BA, 1998, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, Chemistry and Spanish
  • MD, 2002, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA,
  • MPH, 2002, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA,
  • Residency, 2005, University of Michigan, Internal Medicine Residency
  • Fellowship, 2008, UCLA Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program ,