Anum Iqbal, MD, MPH

Anum Iqbal, MD, MPH

Area of Focus:

Sociomedical Sciences, Advocacy, Health Justice, Mental Health & Wellness in Marginalized Communities, Trauma-Informed Care, Accessibility


UCR School of Medicine, MD
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, MPH

Anum’s Reviewed Articles

Professional Background

Dr. Iqbal is a public health physician, sociomedical scientist and researcher, writer and advocate. She approaches medicine, public health and life through a lens of justice.

Professional Organizations & Associations

  • American Psychiatric Association
  • American Association of Community Psychiatrists
  • American Muslim Health Professionals
  • Psychiatry Student Interest Group Network
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness

Online Publications

  • Womanly Magazine
  • KevinMD
  • The Blank Page

Academic Publications

  • Chakravarthy, B., Yang, A., Kim, C., Iqbal, A., Haight, J., Anderson, C., . . . Lotfipour, S. (2015). Determinants of pediatric psychiatry lengths of stay in 2 urban emergency departments. Pediatric Emergency Care, 1-7.
  • Langdorf MI, Beier L, Youseffian A, Anderson CL, Iqbal A, Kashi M, Lotfipour S, Chakravarthy B. “Neck seatbelt sign suspicion of injury score derived from emergency physician diagnostic imaging practice.” Trauma. 2015 DOI: 10.1177/1460408615622516