Ramon E. A. Jacobs-Shaw, MD, is a hospital medicine expert at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City. He is an associate professor of medicine with the NYU School of Medicine and the medical director of the Department of Care Management and Care Transitions at NYU Langone. Dr. Jacobs-Shaw graduated from the University of North Carolina — Pembroke (a university founded by members of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina) with a Bachelor of Science in biology and chemistry. He graduated Alpha Omega Alpha from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill with Honors. Dr. Jacobs-Shaw completed a combined internal medicine and pediatrics residency program at the Harvard Med/Peds Residency Program based at Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Children’s Hospital. He has worked as both an adult and pediatric clinician educator in North Carolina and New York. Dr. Jacobs-Shaw is currently finishing up an Executive Masters in public administration program at NYU Wagner focusing on diversity and inclusion within organizational leadership models as well as social and health justice. He is a Fellow with the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Physicians, and is a Senior Fellow with the Society of Hospital Medicine. Dr. Jacobs-Shaw is also a member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.


Recent Posts by Ramon Jacobs-Shaw

What Standing Rock Teaches Us About Environmental Racism And Justice

Water sources should be defended vigorously against unjust local and global threats as a matter of environmental health policy. With regard to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, time is of the essence.