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Anis Rashid, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation


Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1977 University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan, MD, Medicine

Postgraduate Training

9/2004-9/2005 Fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
9/2004-9/2005 Fellow, Psychiatry, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, Walter F. Baile, MD
3/2004-6/2004 Residency Training, Assertive Community Treatment Team, Veterans Affairs Medical center, Houston, TX
7/2002-6/2004 Residency Training, Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
7/2000-6/2002 Residency Training, Psychiatry, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA
9/1999-6/2000 Post Doctoral Fellowship, Herbert J. Frensley Science Center, Houston, TX
3/1978-2/1983 Clinical Residency, General Surgery, K.V. Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan

Board Certifications

6/2009 American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychosomatic Medicine
6/2007 American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 10/2005-7/2011

Institutional Committee Activities

Member, Travel Affairs Committee, 7/2009-present
Member, The Joint Commission, 10/2008-present
Member, CME Advisory Committee, 10/2008-present
Member, Clinical Ethics Committee, 7/2008-7/2009
Member, Credentials Committee Medical Staff, 8/2007-8/2010
Member, Faculty Senate, 8/2007-8/2010

Selected Publications

Book Chapters

1. Rashid A. Anxiety in Cancer Patients. In: The MD Anderson Handbook of Psychosocial Oncology. Ed(s) JD Duffy, AD Valentine. McGraw-Hill: New York, 71-85, 2010.

Letters to the Editor

1. Rashid, Anis; Valentine, Alan. Charles Bonnet Syndrome as a Manifestation of Leptomeningeal Metastases. Psychosomatics 51(5):447, 9/2010.

Last updated: 8/29/2013