Christopher Peabody, MD, MPH


Dr. Peabody is the Director of the UCSF Acute Care Innovation Center, an initiative of the Department of Emergency Medicine. The center focuses on design and engineering principles to improve the Acute Care system in San Francisco. Currently, the center is focused on solutions around Emergency Department teamwork and care coordination.

Dr. Peabody also serves as a School of Medicine Bridges Coach, as a Board Advisor for the UCSF Health Hub, and as a founder of the “Dream Team” program – an innovative peer-to-peer mentoring platform. He is a practicing emergency physician at Zuckerberg San Francisco General and is active in both medical student and resident education.


Streamlining Care in Crisis: Rapid Creation and Implementation of a Digital Support Tool for COVID-19.

The western journal of emergency medicine

Stark N, Kerrissey M, Grade M, Berrean B, Peabody C

Predicting Emergency Department "Bouncebacks": A Retrospective Cohort Analysis.

The western journal of emergency medicine

Montoy JCC, Tamayo-Sarver J, Miller GA, Baer AE, Peabody CR

Hemoptysis? Try Inhaled Tranexamic Acid.

The Journal of emergency medicine

Komura S, Rodriguez RM, Peabody CR

A Toddler with Spontaneous Pneumomediastinum.

Clinical practice and cases in emergency medicine

Chow JL, Green-Hopkins I, Peabody CR

Deep Needle Procedures: Improving Safety With Ultrasound Visualization.

Journal of patient safety

Peabody CR, Mandavia D

Disaster mobile health technology: lessons from Haiti.

Prehospital and disaster medicine

Callaway DW, Peabody CR, Hoffman A, Cote E, Moulton S, Baez AA, Nathanson L

Type II protein secretion and its relationship to bacterial type IV pili and archaeal flagella.

Microbiology (Reading, England)

Peabody CR, Chung YJ, Yen MR, Vidal-Ingigliardi D, Pugsley AP, Saier MH

Protein-translocating outer membrane porins of Gram-negative bacteria.

Biochimica et biophysica acta

Yen MR, Peabody CR, Partovi SM, Zhai Y, Tseng YH, Saier MH