San Francisco Faculty

Nisa Atigapramoj, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
UCSF PEM, Box 0632
550 - 16th Street, Floor 5
San Francisco, CA 94143

Education:
BA: University of California San Diego
MD: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
MS: Chicago Medical School
Board Certifications: Pediatrics

University and National Positions:
Member, American Academy of Pediatrics

Christopher Barton, MD

Professor Emeritus of Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

Education:
BA: 
UC Irvine
MD: UCSF
Training: UCSF
Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 

Corey Bills, MD, MPH

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

Education:
BA: Middlebury College
MD: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
MPH: Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Training: University of Chicago, Section of Emergency Medicine, Resident
               Stanford University, Division of Emergency Medicine, International Health Fellow

Steven Bin, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Medical Director and Interim Chief, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
UCSF School of Medicine
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
UCSF Mail Stop 0632
550 - 16th Street, Floor 5
San Francisco, CA  94143
 

Education:
BA: University of Chicago
MD: University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine
Training: Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami School of Medicine, Resident
               Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellow

John Brown, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Medical Officer, DMAT CA-6
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue 1E21
San Francisco, CA 94110-1377

 

Education:
BA: 
College of the Holy Cross
MD: University of Connecticut Medical School; University of Arizona, MPA
Training: Emergency Medicine Residency, US Naval Hospital San Diego; Emergency Services Fellowship, University of Arizona
Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine and EMS Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 

Michael Callaham, MD

Founding Chair and Professor Emeritus of Emergency Medicine
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
UCSF School of Medicine
533 Parnassus Avenue Suite U-575
San Francisco, CA 94143-0749
 

Education:
BA: 
Cornell University
MD: UCSF
Training: University of Southern California and Highland General Hospital
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Esther H. Chen

Professor of Emergency Medicine
Associate Residency Program Director
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue 1E21
San Francisco, CA 94110-1377
 

Education:
BA: 
Stanford University
MD: SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Training: University of Pennsylvania - Emergency Medicine
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 

Rachel Chin, MD

Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue 1E21
San Francisco, CA 94110-1377
 

Education:
BA: 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MD: State University of New York - Downstate
Training: Stanford/Kaiser EM Residency Program
Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine

Christopher Colwell, MD

Chief of Emergency Medicine at ZSFG
Vice Chair and Professor of Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

Education:
BS: University of Michigan
MD: Dartmouth Medical School
Training: Denver Health

Board Certifications: 
Emergency Medicine

Zlatan Coralic, PharmD

Emergency Medicine Clinical Pharmacist
Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

UCSF School of Medicine
505 Parnassus Avenue, L126
San Francisco, CA 94143
 

Education:
BS: 
University of Nevada Las Vegas
PharmD: University of Southern Nevada
Training: University of California San Francisco
Board Certifications: Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist
Affiliation:  Departments of Pharmacy and Emergency Medicine

Rajesh Daftary, MD, MPH

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
UCSF PEM, Box 0632
550 - 16th Street, Floor 5
San Francisco, CA 94143

Education:
BA: 
Washington University in St. Louis
MD: Texas A&M University College of Medicine
Board Certifications: Pediatrics

University and National Positions:
Member, American Academy of Pediatrics

Thomas Dodsworth

Nurse Practitioner
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

Emergency Department
505 Parnassus Avenue, L126
San Francisco, CA 94143

Education:
MS, Adult Nurse Practitioner: University of California, San Francisco
MEPN, RN: University of California, San Francisco
BS: Humboldt State University

University and National Positions:
Member, California Association of Nurse Practitioners
Member, American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Member, Emergency Nurses Association

Kayla Enriquez, MD, MPH

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue 1E21
San Francisco, CA 94110-1377

Education:
BS:
 University of California, San Diego
MD: George Washington University School of Medicine
MPH: Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Training: Brigham and Women's Hospital, International Emergency Medicine Fellowship
                 Alameda Health System - Highland Hospital, Emergency Medicine Residency
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Mitchel Erickson, RN, MS, ANP

Director of Advanced Practice
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

Emergency Department
505 Parnassus Avenue, L126
San Francisco, CA 94143

Education:
MS: University of California, San Francisco
BSN: University of British Columbia
BSc: University of British Columbia

Certifications:
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
California Nurse Practitioner Furnishing License
DEA License for California

Jahan Fahimi, MD, PhD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
UCSF School of Medicine
505 Parnassus Avenue, L126
San Francisco, CA 94143
 

Education:
BA: 
University of California, San Diego, BS, Biochemistry
MD: Harvard School of Public Health, MPH, Quantitive Methods; NYU School of Medicine, MD, 2006; University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, PhD Candidate, Epidemiology
Training: Highland Hospital, Emergency Medicine Residency, Social EM Research Fellowship
Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine

Christopher Fee, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Residency Program Director
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
UCSF School of Medicine
505 Parnassus Avenue, L126
San Francisco, CA, 94143
 

Education:
BS:
 UCLA
MD: UCSF School of Medicine
Training: Alameda County Medical Center, Highland Hospital, Emergency Medicine
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Alan Gelb, MD

Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue, 1E21
San Francisco, CA 94110
 

Education:
BA: 
UC Berkeley
MD: UCSF
Training: Internal Medicine, UCSF
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 
Dr. Gelb's research interests include neurological emergencies and medical education.

Israel Green-Hopkins, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

UCSF School of Medicine
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
UCSF Mail Stop 0632
550 - 16th Street, Floor 5
San Francisco, CA  94143

Education:
BS:
 University of California, Santa Barbara
MD: Drexel University College of Medicine
Training: Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Board Certification: Pediatrics

James Hardy, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
UCSF School of Medicine
505 Parnassus Avenue, L126
San Francisco, CA, 94143
 

Education:
BA: 
Carleton College and University of Washington
MD: University of Washington
Training: Highland Hospital
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Aaron Harries, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

Dr. Aaron Harries is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (EM) at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and works clinically as an Emergency Physician at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Emergency Department. Aaron earned his medical degree at the University of California Irvine School of Medicine, his EM residency at Alameda County Medical Center (Highland Hospital), and his EM Global Health Fellowship at UCSF. His fellowship focus was on EM education and developing emergency care in Uganda.

Jennifer Harris, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

Stephen Hoffman, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Renee Hsia, MD

Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Renee Y. Hsia, M.D., M.Sc. is a Professor and Director of Health Policy Studies in the Department of Emergency Medicine at UCSF, and Director of The PLACE (The Policy Lab for Acute Care and Emergencies). She is also a core faculty member of the UCSF Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies (IHPS), as well as a member of the UCSF Center for Healthcare Value and the UCSF Global Health Economics Consortium. She is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Dr.

Eric Isaacs, MD

Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Marianne Juarez, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Shruti Kant, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-Pediatric-Core

CLINICAL ACTIVITIES:
I work clinically as an attending in the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Department at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, Mission Bay where I provide direct care to acutely ill or injured children and supervise care provided by UCSF Emergency Medicine residents and Pediatric residents. I am the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician lead for quality improvement in Fever and Neutropenia management and physician representative for Pediatric Sepsis management in the pediatric emergency department.

Hemal Kanzaria, MD

Assistant Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Hemal Kanzaria, MD MS is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Kanzaria practices clinically at San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH), where he teaches housestaff and helps direct emergency department lean improvement efforts. He is the Director of Complex Care Analytics for the San Francisco Health Network (SFHN), where he is part of a multidisciplinary team to improve whole-person care for frequent users of emergent/urgent medical, behavioral, and social services. Dr.

Beth Kaplan, MD

Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Judith Klein, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Aaron Kornblith, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

Aaron Kornblith, MD, is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Kornblith practices clinically at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco and the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFGH), where he teaches housestaff. He is the Director of Pediatric Emergency Ultrasound, for which he educates faculty, residents and medical students both locally and nationally on the use of point-of-care ultrasound in pediatric emergencies. Likewise, Dr.

Elizabeth Kwan, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

Susan Lambe, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Michelle Lin, MD

Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

• Member, UCSF Academy of Medical Educators (2011-present)
• UCSF Academy Endowed Chair in Emergency Medicine Education (2012-present)

Debbie Madhok, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Heather Mahoney, MD, MA

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

David Malmud, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Dan Mcdermott, MD

Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Mary Mercer, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Jillian Mongelluzzo, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Charles Murphy, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Jacqueline Nemer, MD

Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

DIrector of Quality and Safety
Director of Advanced Clinical Skills, Faculty Education

Matthew Niedzwiecki, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Jeanne Noble

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Christopher Peabody, MD, MPH

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Steven K. Polevoi, MD

Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Evelyn Porter, MD, MS

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Maria Raven, MD, MPH

Associate Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Maria Raven, MD, MPH, MSc, a practicing emergency medicine physician and health services researcher, is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at UCSF. Prior to coming to UCSF in 2011, Dr. Raven had 10 years of experience in the New York City public hospital system where she completed her residency and a research fellowship, and went on to oversee one of six New York State Department of Health-funded Chronic Illness Demonstration Project for the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation and New York State Medicaid.

Teri Reynolds, MD

ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR
M_EM-General

Dr. Teri Reynolds maintains her faculty position at UCSF while serving the World Health Organization (WHO) Department for Management of Noncommunicable Diseases, Disability, Violence and Injury Prevention in Geneva. Since May 2015 she has lead the emergency and trauma care program at the WHO. The program focus is the strengthening of integrated emergency care systems to address acute illness and injury. Dr. Reynolds also coordinates the Global Alliance for Care of the Injured on behalf of the WHO.

Derek Richardson, MD, MPH

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Robert Rodriguez, MD

Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

William Shyy, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Malini Singh, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Craig Smollin, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Peter Sokolove, MD

Chair and Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

533 Parnassus Avenue, Suite U-575
San Francisco, CA 94143-0749

Education:
BS: 
UCLA
MD: Harvard Medical School
Fellowship: RWJF Health Policy Fellowship, Institute of Medicine, U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
Training: Emergency Medicine Residency, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine

Jeffrey Tabas, MD

Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Director of Faculty Development
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
UCSF School of Medicine
1001 Potrero Avenue 1E21
San Francisco, CA 94110-1377
 

Education:
BA: 
Brown University 
MD: University of Pennsylvania
Training: Internal Medicine at UCLA School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine at UCLA Olive View Emergency Medicine
Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine

Sonny Tat, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-Pediatric-Core

Nathan Teismann, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Andrea Tenner, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

David Thompson, MD, MPH

Assistant Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG

Education:
Undergraduate: Brown University
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Graduate: Harvard School of Public Health
Residency: Denver Health Medical Center
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Areas of Interest:
Neurologic Emergencies
Research
Trauma

Ralph Wang, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Melanie Watts, MD

Clinical Instructor
M_EM-General-Core

Ellen Weber, MD

Professor
M_EM-General-Core

Hugh West, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

William Whetstone, MD

Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-Core

William Wood

Physician Assistant
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

Emergency Department
505 Parnassus Avenue, L126
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-1037

Education:
Master Physician Assistant: Samuel Merritt College
BS: University of California, Irvine

Certifications:
PA-C-Certified Physician Assistant
DEA license for California
American Heart Association - BLS, ACLS, & PALS

Clement Yeh, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
M_EM-General-ZSFG