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Alison Marie Semrad, D.O. View profile as PDF

Alison Marie Semrad

Clinical Interests

Thyroid Cancer, Iodine-Refractory Thyroid cancer

Dr. Semrad is an Associate Health Sciences Clinical Professor in Endocrinology. At the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis she serves as the medical director for the physician assistant program as well as an instructor of record for the first year NPPA Endocrine course. She is Program Director for the Endocrinology Fellowship as well as a faculty advisor for residents & medical students.

She co-founded UC Davis Medical Center's multidisciplinary thyroid cancer clinic. She co-chairs the Endocrine tumor board with the Department of Otolaryngology and Endocrine Surgery and Medical Oncology. Her clinical interests include thyroid cancer. Semrad's research interests focus on health outcomes in thyroid cancer and iodine-refractory thyroid cancer.



Associate Health Sciences Clinical Professor
Endocrinology Fellowship Director


Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Internal Medicine



Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Clinic
4860 Y St., Suite 0400
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-2737

Glassrock Building
General Otolaryngology Clinic
2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 5200
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-5400

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

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D.O., Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City MO 2004
B.A.,/B.S., UC Davis, Davis CA 1999


Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2004-2007


Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2007-2009
Thyroid Fellowship, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2010

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007
American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, 2009
Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound (ECNU), 2009

Professional Memberships:

American Academy of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
American Thyroid Association (ATA)
Endocrine Society

Select Honors and Awards:

Early medical student education, 2011

Telemedicine CCHP Grant, 2010

Select Recent Publications:

To view a detailed list of Dr. Semrad's publications, please click here.

To see if Alison Marie Semrad is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).