Bahri, Shadfar

Shadfar Bahri, M.D.

Positions & Affiliations:

Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor, Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, Ahmanson Translational Imaging Division

Research Description:

Dr. Bahri is primarily involved in prostate cancer imaging research with PSMA tracers and it’s further application to provide better treatment options including theranostic approaches.


Dr. Bahri received his MD Degree from the University of Goettingen, Germany in 2002. He subsequently started training in the Department of Radiology in Goettingen before relocating to Irvine, CA where he became an Associate Project Scientist at UC Irvine, Center for Functional Onco-Imaging. Dr. Bahri completed his Internship in General Surgery at UC Irvine in 2014, followed by Nuclear Medicine residency at the University of Wisconsin, Madison and completed his Nuclear Medicine residency at UCLA before joining the ranks as a faculty.