Hemal Kanzaria, MD
Brown University, BSc - 2003 Environmental Science, Community Health
University of California, San Francisco, M.D. - 2008 Medicine
University of California, Los Angeles (Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars program), M.Sc. - 2014 Health Policy and Management
Rona Consulting Group, San Francisco, CA, 2017 Lean Black Belt Certification
University of California, San Francisco, CA 2020 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
Dr. Kanzaria is a health services researcher, and is a Faculty Lead at the UCSF Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative, Core Faculty in the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations, and Affiliated Faculty at the UCSF Institute for Health Policy Studies and the California Policy Lab. His research focuses on patient engagement, health-related social needs, frequent users of the health care system, and delivery system transformation. He has published extensively on these topics and his work has been featured widely in the media.
A graduate of Brown University, UCSF School of Medicine, and the UCLA School of Public Health, Dr. Kanzaria’s training includes an emergency medicine residency at UCSF/ZSFG. He is an alum of the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars program and the California Health Care Foundation Leadership Program. Dr. Kanzaria is a practicing emergency physician at UCSF/ZSFG, and lives in San Francisco with his wife, their two daughters and rescue dog.