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Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA, FACS

Diversity and inclusion in surgical education and the surgical workforce Paid sick leave and cancer screening adherence

Joanne Spetz, PhD

Director, Institute for Health Policy Studies
Health workforce capacity and roles in all care settings

Marina Tolou-Shams, PhD

UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences
behavioral health equity for systems-impacted youth and families

Jack Turban, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor
Impact of public policies on the mental health of transgender youth

Sharad Wadhwani, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Pediatric liver transplantation, social determinants of health, and implementation science

Elizabeth Wick, MD

surgical care and reducing variability, leveraging the electronic health record, improving patient-centeredness and optimizing high function perioperative teams

Lena Winestone, MD

Associate Professor
social determinants of health, health equity, health disparities, access to care, outcomes research, child health.

Charlie Wray, DO, MS

Associate Professor
Use of virtual care modalities among socially vulnerable populations

Keith Yamamoto, PhD

Vice Chancellor for Science Policy and Strategy
Director, UCSF Precision Medicine

Veronica Yank, MD

Associate Professor
Family caregivers; persons living with dementia, chronic conditions, disabilities

Jennifer Yarger, PhD

Assistant Professor
Access to care; sexual and reproductive health; adolescents and young adults