Faculty Profiles

Faculty

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Theresa Allison, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Professor of Family & Community Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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John Boscardin, PhD

Professor of Medicine and Biostatistics

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Rebecca Brown, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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Anna Chang, MD

Professor of Medicine, Gold-Headed Cane Endowed Education Chair in Internal Medicine, Director, Clinical Microsystems Clerkship, Associate Director, Tideswell at UCSF, Associate Chief, Geriatrics Education

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Pei Chen, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Associate Medical Director, UCSF Center for Geriatric Care, Coach, UCSF School of Medicine Coaching Program

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Anna Chodos, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Co-Principal Investigator, Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program, Director, Geriatrics Outpatient Consult Service, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

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Laura Collins, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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Rebecca Conant, MD

Professor of Medicine, Director of Development for Clinical Geriatrics, UCSF Housecalls Physician

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Barbara Drye, MD

Professor of Medicine

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Jessica Eng, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, San Francisco VA Geriatrics Clinic and Intensive Management Patient Aligned Care Team (IMPACT), Associate Director, VA Quality Scholars Program

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Kathryn Eubank, MD

Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, ACE Unit, (SFVAMC), Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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Anne Fabiny, MD

Professor of Medicine, Associate Chief of Staff for Geriatrics, Palliative & Extended Care Service, SFVAMC

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Emily Finlayson, MD, MS

Professor In Residence, Department of Surgery, Phillip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, Director, UCSF Center for Surgery in Older Adults

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Lynn Flint, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Co-Program Director, Integrated Geriatrics and Palliative Care Fellowship, Staff Physician, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, SFVAMC

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Abdi Ghazinouri, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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Meredith Greene, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Associate Director Ward 86 Golden Compass Program Physician in UCSF Care at Home and Ward 86 (ZSFG)

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Michael Harper, MD

Professor of Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC, UCSF Housecalls Physician

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Krista Harrison, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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Helen Kao, MD

Associate Clinical Professor

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Candace Kim, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, ACE Unit Attending

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Sei Lee, MD, MAS

Associate Professor of Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC, Senior Physician Scholar, VA Quality Scholars Fellowship

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Daphne Lo, MD, MAEd

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, Home Based Primary Care, SFVAMC, Geriatrician, SFVAMC, SFVAMC Site Director, UCSF Bridges Clinical Microsystems Clerkship, Assistant Course Director, Health Professions Education Pathway

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John Newman, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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Carla Perissinotto, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Chief, Clinical Programs, Medical Director, UCSF Care at Home, UCSF Care at Home Physician, Geriatrics Consultant in Women's Health and 360 ACE Unit Attending

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Edgar Pierluissi, MD

Professor of Medicine, Hospital Medicine and Geriatrics Medical Director, Acute Care for Elders (ACE) Unit, ZSFG Co-Director, Clinical Microsystems Clerkship, UCSF SOM Director, Health Systems Leadership Pathway, UCSF DOM

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Christine Ritchie, MD, MSPH

Professor of Medicine, Harris Fishbon Distinguished Professorship in Clinical Translational Research in Aging, Director, Tideswell at UCSF, Medical Director, Clinical Programs, UCSF Office of Population Health

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Josette Rivera, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF Housecalls Physician

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Stephanie Rogers, MD

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

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Leah Rorvig, MD

Assistant Professor

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Janice Schwartz, MD

Professor of Medicine

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Alexander Smith, MD, MS, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, SFVAMC

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Margarita Sotelo, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Hospital Medicine and Division of Geriatrics, ZSFG

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Michael Steinman, MD

Professor of Medicine, Director of Research Training Programs, Division of Geriatrics, Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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Rebecca Sudore, MD

Professor of Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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Victoria Tang, MD, MAS

Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSF Division of Geriatric Medicine, Medical Director, UCSF Surgery Wellness Clinic, Co-Management Hospitalist, SFVAMC Division of Hospital Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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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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Carolyn Welty, MD

Professor of Medicine, Geriatrician, Center for Geriatric Care, UCSF

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Eric Widera, MD

Professor of Medicine, Director, Hospice & Palliative Care Service (SFVAMC), Program Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program (UCSF)

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Kaitlin Willham, MD

Assistant Professor

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Brie Williams, MD, MS

Professor of Medicine, Geriatrician, SFVAMC

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Leah Witt, MD

Assistant Professor

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Natalie Young, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSF Housecalls Physician

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Michi Yukawa, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, Community Living Center (SFVAMC)

Volunteer Faculty

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Charlotte Carlson, MD, MPH

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Virginia Dzul-Church, MD

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Instructor

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Cathy Eng, MD

Volunteer Clinical Professor

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Mary Anne Johnson, MD

Volunteer Clinical Professor

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Susan Joseph, MD

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Namita Kansal

Assistant Clinical Professor

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Leslie Kernisan, MD, MPH

Volunteer Clinical Instructor

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C. Seth Landefeld, MD

Professor Emeritus

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Claire Larson, MD

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Dandan Liu, MD

Volunteer Associate Clinical Professor

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Jay Luxenberg, MD

Clinical Professor

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James Mittelberger, MD, MPH

Volunteer Clinical Professor

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Sandra Moody, MD

Volunteer Associate Professor of Medicine

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Kateri Murray, MD

Volunteer Clinical Professor

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Jessica Neil, MD

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Laura Perry Fernandez, MD

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Elana Shpall, MD, MS

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Kaycee Sink, MD

Volunteer Associate Clinical Professor

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Uma Tadepalli, MD

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Maryam Ziaie Matin, MD

Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor

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Bennett Zier, MD

Volunteer Clinical Professor