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Mehdi S Mirsaeidi, MD, MPH

Pulmonologist Critical Care Medicine Physician

Pulmonologist, Critical Care Medicine Physician

4.8 /5 143 ratings
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My bio

Mehdi Mirsaeidi, M.D., M.P.H., has completed training in internal medicine, infectious disease and pulmonary and critical care medicine. He pursued training in interstitial lung disease, or ILD, and sarcoidosis at the University of Illinois at Chicago. In 2015, Dr. Mirsaeidi joined the University of Miami and, as a member of ILD program, he developed Sarcoidosis Center of Excellence at the university.

In 2021, he joined the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville as division chief. Dr. Mirsaeidi is also director of the ILD and Sarcoidosis Program at UF Health in Jacksonville.

Dr. Mirsaeidi has continuously contributed to a number of publications from international research groups, highlighting his multi-disciplinary approach to complex medical questions. He has established a vibrant and productive research team in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care. His current role has allowed him to develop strong relationships with many disciplines with all relevant sectors from medical staff, researchers, patients and policy makers.

Dr. Mirsaeidi is an active member of many respiratory societies in the U.S. and Europe. In addition, he serves on the editorial board of numerous pulmonary journals, some of which he holds leadership roles. Dr. Mirsaeidi is a scientific reviewer for many major journals and national and international extramural funding agencies.

His lab is interested in studying novel biomarkers that are involved in the mechanism of sarcoidosis, ILD and lung cancer. His team has discovered role of GHRHR in inflammation and lung cancer with a focus on small cell lung cancer (SCLC).

Board certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Geriatric Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Pulmonary Disease

    American Board of Internal Medicine


  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship

    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, 2015

  • Internal Medicine Residency

    The George Washington University/Providence Hospital, 2011

  • Infectious Disease Research Fellowship

    University of Louisville, 2008

  • Sleep Medicine Research Fellowship

    University of Louisville, 2007

  • Doctor of Medicine

    Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, 1999

My areas of focus

Additional languages

  • Persian




  • Professor of Medicine

    University of Florida, 2021 - Current

  • Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

    University of Florida Department of Medicine – Jacksonville, 2021 - Current