OUR PEOPLE

Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS

Professor
School of Medicine
550 16th. Street
San Francisco, CA 94158
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Education and Training

Princeton University, , AB - 1987 Molecular Biology & Princeton School of Public and International Affairs

UCSF, Biochemistry, , PhD - 1994 Biochemistry

UCSF, Medicine, , MD - 1999 Medicine

UCSF, Medicine, , Residency - 2001 Internal Medicine

UCSF, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, , MAS - 2004 Masters in Clinical Research

University of California, San Francisco, CA, - 2020 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training

Awards and Honors

Elected to membership | 2010
Elected to membership, American Society for Clinical Investigation, 2010
American Society for Clinical Investigation

Lee Goldman, MD Endowed Chair in Medicine | 2012
Lee Goldman, MD Endowed Chair in Medicine, UCSF, 2012
UCSF

Mid-career Research Mentor Award | 2014
Mid-career Research Mentor Award, Society of General Internal Medicine, 2014
Society of General Internal Medicine

Elected to membership | 2015
Elected to membership, National Academy of Medicine, 2015
National Academy of Medicine

Chancellor's Award for Public Service | 2017
Chancellor's Award for Public Service, UCSF, 2017
UCSF

Elected to membership | 2017
Elected to membership, Association of American Physicians, 2017
Association of American Physicians

Ancel Keys Memorial Lecture | 2017
Ancel Keys Memorial Lecture, American Heart Association, 2017
American Heart Association

Harold S. Luft Award for Mentoring in Health Services and Health Policy Research | 2019
Harold S. Luft Award for Mentoring in Health Services and Health Policy Research, UCSF Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, 2019
UCSF Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies

Distinguished Professor of Women and Medicine | 2019
Distinguished Professor of Women and Medicine, Society of General Internal Medicine, 2019
Society of General Internal Medicine

Distinguished Citizen Award | 2021
Distinguished Citizen Award, Commonwealth Club of California, 2021
Commonwealth Club of California

Beverlee A. Myers Award for Excellence in Public Health | 2022
Beverlee A. Myers Award for Excellence in Public Health, California Department of Public Health, 2022
California Department of Public Health

Elected to membership | 2022
Elected to membership, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2022
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Overview
Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS is the Lee Goldman, MD Endowed Professor of Medicine and Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. She is currently the 17th Editor in Chief of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) and the JAMA Network.

Dr. Bibbins-Domingo has previously served as the inaugural Vice Dean for Population Health and Health Equity in the UCSF School of Medicine. She also chaired the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics from 2017-2022. Dr. Bibbins-Domingo co-founded the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital that generates actionable research to increase health equity and reduce health disparities in at-risk populations in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, and nationally.

Dr. Bibbins-Domingo is a general internist, cardiovascular disease epidemiologist, and a national leader in prevention and interventions to address health disparities. She had been a long-standing NIH-funded researcher who used observational studies, pragmatic trials, and simulation modeling to examine effective clinical, public health, and policy interventions aimed at prevention.

Dr. Bibbins-Domingo was a member of the US Preventive Services Task Force from 2010-2017 and led the Task Force as the vice-chair and chair from 2014-2017. She is an inducted member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians, the National Academy of Medicine, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.