OUR PEOPLE

Harold Collard, Jr., MD, MS

Professor and Associate Vice Chancellor of Clinical Research
School of Medicine
490 Illinois Street
San Francisco, CA 94158
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Education and Training

Harvard College, , AB - 1992 Biochemical Sciences

Duke University, , MD - 1997 Medicine

University of California San Francisco, , Residency - 2001 Internal Medicine

University of Colorado, , Fellowship - 2004 Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

University of California Hastings School of Law, , MS - 2021 Health Law and Policy

Awards and Honors

Gold Medal in Interstitial Lung Disease | 2019
Gold Medal in Interstitial Lung Disease, European Respiratory Society, 2019
European Respiratory Society

Career Mentoring Award | 2020
Career Mentoring Award, American Thoracic Society, 2020
American Thoracic Society

Affiliated Faculty, Institute for Health Policy Studies | 2021
Affiliated Faculty, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, 2021
University of California
Overview
Dr. Collard is the Associate Vice Chancellor of Clinical Research; the Director of the UCSF Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI); and a Professor of Medicine and Health Policy in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine. As an Associate Vice Chancellor, Dr. Collard oversees the institutional clinical and translational research infrastructure for UCSF. As Director of the CTSI, Dr. Collard provides executive leadership to an innovation-driven organization focused on accelerating discovery and dissemination of new knowledge. As a Professor in Residence, Dr. Collard has produced seminal articles on the epidemiology, natural history, and management of interstitial lung diseases, and is an internationally recognized clinical researcher and trialist. Dr. Collard has trained many clinical and translational research fellows who are now leading academic research programs around the world.