Headshot photo of Targol Saedi, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Targol Saedi, M.D., F.A.C.P.

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Director, Inpatient Operations for Division of Hospital Medicine
  • OHSU School of Medicine Unit B Faculty Senate Representative


After graduating with a Bachelors of Arts with High Honors from Portland State University, Dr. Saedi received her medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University. She completed her internship at the University of Maryland and her residency at Yale University in the Primary Care Training Program.  She remained there as faculty for one year prior to returning home to Oregon and OHSU.  She served as the Director of the OHSU Clinical Hospitalist Service from 2012-2018. In 2018, she became the Director of Inpatient Operations for the Division of Hospital Medicine  and has appreciated the opportunity to be involved in the growth and success of this extraordinary Division.  Her interests include hospital medicine, medical education, and process improvement.  She enjoys traveling, hiking, cinema, art, music, and spending time with family and friends.

Education and training

    • M.D., 2007, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Internship

    • University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 2008
  • Residency

    • Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 2010

Areas of interest

  • Hospital Medicine
  • Medical Education
  • Process Improvement

Honors and awards

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • 2013 OHSU Faculty Teaching Award, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • 2016 Portland Monthly Magazine Top Doctors


Elsevier pure profile

Selected publications

  • Saedi T. and Chiovaro J. "Hospitalist grand rounds: Vision to reality." ACP Hospitalist, 20, October 2014.
  • Cetas J.S., Nasseri M., Saedi T., Kuang A.A., Selden N.R. Delayed intracranial hypertension after cranial vault remodeling for nonsyndromic single-suture synostosis. J Neurosurg:Pediatrics 11:661-666, 2013.
  • Saedi T. "From dysphagia to euphoria." ACP Hospitalist, 44-45, March 2013.
  • Saedi T., Saedi G., Litvack Z.N., Neuwelt E.A., Nemecek A.N. Impact of a thinkfirst community outreach on skateboarders’ use of personal protective equipment. Congress of Neurological Surgeons: Congress Quarterly, 13-15, Fall 2011.
  • Saedi T., Cetas J.S., Chang R., Krol A., Selden N.R. Newborn with nevus sebaceous of jadassohn presenting as exophytic scalp lesion. Pediatr Neurosurg 44(2): 144-7, 2008.
  • Cetas J.S., Saedi T., Burchiel K.J. Destructive procedures for the treatment of non- malignant pain: a structured literature review. J Neurosurg 109(3): 389-404, 2008.
  • Liu K.J., Saedi T., Delashaw J.B., McMenomey S.O. Management of complications in neurotology. Otolaryngol Clin North Am 40: 651- 667, 2007.


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