Zarin Noor, MD, MPH

Pediatrics Co-Director
Dr. Zarin Noor is a pediatrician at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland Primary Care clinic. Her experience as a refugee from Afghanistan led her to an educational and career path focused on caring for immigrant families. She is the Director of International Clinic within the Primary Care clinic, which focuses on the medical care of immigrant and refugee pediatric patients. She teaches and mentors residents and medical students. Dr. Noor has a US Civil Surgeon designation and provides medical exams for immigration purposes. She is a Co-Director of the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Center of Excellence for Immigrant Child Health and Wellbeing, an institutional and community hub to support interventions that contribute to equitable healthcare and healthy, resilient children regardless of immigration status. Dr. Noor also serves as the Pediatrics Co-Director of the UCSF Health and Human Rights Initiative. She completed her Master's degree in Public Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health with a focus on International Health and Humanitarian Health. She received her medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine and completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital Oakland.