Dr. Leila Khurshid

Medical Reviewer

Dr. Leila Khursid is a valued member of our Medical Affairs Team, serving as a dedicated medical reviewer. With a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at St. Mark’s Hospital, she brings a wealth of expertise in the field of pharmacy and clinical practice. Dr. Khursid’s passion for sharing her knowledge and experience through education shines through in her interactions with providers, nurses, patients, and students.

As a Clinical Pharmacist and PRN Pharmacist, she is committed to providing the highest standard of care and ensuring the safety and well-being of individuals. Her continuous pursuit of professional development is evident in her certifications from organizations like the American Heart Association and Roseman University of Health Sciences, along with her Teaching Certificate from the American Pharmacists Association.

Dr. Khursid’s commitment to accuracy, relevance, and excellence makes her an invaluable asset to MentalHealth.com, where her expertise plays a crucial role in ensuring the delivery of accurate and valuable information to individuals on their mental health journey.

Education

Regis University
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD), Doctor of Pharmacy
2012 - 2016

The University of New Mexico
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics
2006 - 2012

The University of New Mexico
Bachelor of Science (BSc), Biology, General
2006 - 2012

References

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  • Feb 1st 2023
  • Est. 11 minutes read

Postpartum psychosis is a rare and severe mental health disorder that can occur after pregnancy. Symptoms vary from person to…

  • Written by Ottoline Hart
  • Medically reviewed by Dr. Leila Khurshid
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  • Jan 16th 2023
  • Est. 8 minutes read
  • Written by Naomi Carr
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  • Jan 16th 2023
  • Est. 5 minutes read

There is so much excitement for the arrival of a new baby, both for expectant mothers and loved ones. Still,…

  • Written by Jill Sensenig
  • Medically reviewed by Dr. Leila Khurshid
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  • Jan 13th 2023
  • Est. 4 minutes read
  • Written by Miriam Calleja
  • Medically reviewed by Dr. Leila Khurshid
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  • Jan 13th 2023
  • Est. 4 minutes read
  • Written by Miriam Calleja
  • Medically reviewed by Dr. Leila Khurshid
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  • Jan 13th 2023
  • Est. 6 minutes read
  • Written by Miriam Calleja
  • Medically reviewed by Dr. Leila Khurshid
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  • Jan 13th 2023
  • Est. 2 minutes read

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a psychological condition marked by impulsivity, mood swings, and emotional instability. It affects somewhere between…

  • Written by Danielle J Harrison
  • Medically reviewed by Dr. Leila Khurshid
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  • Jan 12th 2023
  • Est. 7 minutes read

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are mental health conditions with overlapping symptoms. These two psychiatric disorders can…

  • Written by Cristina Po Wenger
  • Medically reviewed by Dr. Leila Khurshid