Division Chief

Louise Walter

Louise Walter, MD

Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Geriatrics, Associate Director, UCSF Clinical and Translational Science Institute KL2 Program, Director, Health Services Research & Development Program (SFVAMC), Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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Associate Chiefs

Anna Chang

Anna Chang, MD

Professor of Medicine, Director, Clinical Microsystems Clerkship, Associate Director, Tideswell at UCSF, Associate Chief, Geriatrics Education

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Stephanie Rogers

Stephanie Rogers, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Associate Chief for Geriatrics Clinical Programs, UCSF, Medical Director, UCSF ACE Unit Moffit-Long, UCSF Geriatrics-Orthopedics Hip Fracture Co-management Service, UCSF Delirium Reduction Campaign

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Patient Care Leaders
Name Role
Pei Chen, MD
Pei Chen
Associate Medical Director, UCSF Center for Geriatric Care
Anna Chodos, MD
Anna Chodos
Medical Director, Outpatient Geriatrics Consult Service and Geriatrics-Neurology Cognitive Clinic, ZSFG
Jessica Eng, MD
Jessica Eng, MD
Medical Director, Geriatrics Clinic, SFVAMC
Kathryn Eubank, MD
Kathryn Eubank, MD
Medical Director, Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE), SFVAMC
Anne Fabiny, MD
Anne Fabiny
Associate Chief of Staff, Geriatrics Palliative and Extended Care Service Line, SFVAMC
Daphne Lo, MD
Daphne Lo
Medical Director, Home-based Primary Care, SFVAMC

Carla Perissinotto, MD, MHS

Carla Perissinotto

Medical Director, UCSF Care at Home
Edgar Pierluissi, MD
Edgar Pierluissi
Medical Director, Acute Care for Elders (ACE) Unit
Daniel Pound, MD
Daniel Pound
Medical Director, UCSF Center for Geriatric Care
Stephanie Rogers, MD
Stephanie Rogers

Medical Director, UCSF Parnassus Inpatient Geriatric Service
Associate Chief, Clinical Programs

Eric Widera, MD
Eric Widera
Medical Director, Palliative Medicine, SFVAMC
Michi Yukawa, MD
Michi Yukawa
Medical Director, Community Living Center, SFVAMC
Education Leaders
Name Role
Louise Walter, MD
Louise Walter
Director of Evaluation, Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program/ Optimizing Aging Collaborative
Anna Chodos, MD, MPH
Anna Chodos
Co-Principal Investigator, Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program/ Optimizing Aging Collaborative
Daphne Lo, MD
Daphne Lo
Medical Director, Home Based Primary Care, San Francisco VA Health Care System

Josette Rivera, MD

Josette Rivera


Principal Investigator, Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program/ Optimizing Aging Collaborative, 

Co-Director, SOM Life Stages Course

Research Leaders
Name Role

John Boscardin, PhD
John Boscardin

Director, Geriatrics Statistical Core
Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPH
Ken Covinsky

Associate Chief, Geriatrics Research
Principal Investigator, UCSF Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
Edmund G. Brown, Sr Distinguished Professorship in Geriatrics
Principal Investigator, UCSF Older Americans Independence Center

Michael Steinman, MD
Mike Steinman
Director, Research Training Programs, Division of Geriatrics

Associate Director, UCSF Pepper Center for Aging Research
Co-Director, T32 Aging Research Fellowship Program
Associate Director, UCSF National Clinician Scholars Program

Rebecca Sudore, MD
Rebecca Sudore
Director, Innovation and Implementation Center in Aging & Palliative Care
Louise Walter, MD
Louise Walter
Director, Geriatrics Research, SFVAMC; Director, Tideswell 
Brie Williams, MD
Brie Williams
Director, Amend and Director, the Criminal Justice & Health Program at UCSF
Administrative Leaders
Name Role
Maxine Davis
Maxine Davis
Division Manager
Karen Yuan
Karen Yuan
Assistant Division Manager
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Geriatrics Bubble Organization Chart

Click to view our Division of Geriatrics Bubble Organization chart. Last updated: 6/10/2021