Department of
Internal Medicine at Highland Hospital
A member of Alameda Health System


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Emma Shak, MD
Division: Internal Medicine

Medical School:

Emory University 


Emory University, Primary Care Track

University of California, San Francisco

Clinical Interest:

Primary Care, Health Disparities and Social Justice, Hepatitis C, Tuberculosis, Public Health 

Research Interest:

Medical Education and Curricular Development

Recent Publications:

E Shak, R Ramonell, S Livingston. “Too much of a good thing: Calcium channel blocker toxicity associated with ritonavir.” Poster presentation at the Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Hollywood, Florida, May11-14, 2016.

E Shak, AM France, L Cowan, A Starks, J Grant. “Representativeness of tuberculosis genotyping surveillance in the United States, 2009–2010.” Public Health Reports. 2015 Nov/Dec; 130(6):596-601.

MB Haddad, K Mitruka, JE Oeltmann, EB Johns, TR Navin. Characteristics of tuberculosis cases that started outbreaks in the United States, 2002-2011. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Mar; 21(3):508-10.