Dr. Shira K. Goldstein is an Assistant Professor at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston.  Dr. Goldstein is the Associate Director of the Medical Student Education Program in the Department of Family and Community Medicine and the Director of the Morbidity and Mortality Conference Series. Her research interests include women’s health, medical student education, and resident education.

She precepts at the UT Physicians Family Medicine clinic and attends at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.

She is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.

Dr. Goldstein is a member of the STFM Destigmatizing Mental Health Care Work Group and has been involved in developing the resources entitled: “Resources for Reducing Mental Health Stigma for Faculty, Residents, and Students”, available at


Medical School
Doctor of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA  2008- 2012
Residency - Family Medicine
Women’s Health Track, Heritage Valley Beaver, Beaver, PA 2014-2016
Residency - Internal Medicine
Women’s Health Track, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 2012- 2014