Christopher Moriates, MD
|School||UCSF School of Medicine|
|Address||505 Parnassus Ave, Moffitt|
San Francisco CA 94143
|UCSF Center for Healthcare Value||2013||Caring Wisely Award|
|American College of Physicians (California Chapter)||2012||Young Physician Achievement Award|
|UCSF Department of Medicine||2012||Thomas Evans Teaching Award|
|University of California, San Diego School of Medicine||2009||Samuel B. Hamburger Memorial Thesis Award|
|University of California, San Diego School of Medicine||2009||Department of Primary Care Award|
|University of California, Los Angeles||2004||Distinguished Bruin Award|
|University of California, Los Angeles||2003||Undergraduate Research Scholar Award|
|University of California, Los Angeles||2000||Alumni Association Scholarship|
Christopher Moriates is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Hospital Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). At UCSF, he currently leads the Center for Healthcare Value’s “Caring Wisely” program, the Division of Hospital Medicine High-Value Care Committee, and the Internal Medicine residency’s Cost Awareness curriculum.
During residency, he designed and implemented the UCSF Cost Awareness curriculum, which has been highlighted in multiple publications including the New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Moriates is the Director of Implementation Initiatives at Costs of Care, and he co-chairs the Costs of Care/ABIM Foundation Teaching Value & Choosing Wisely Challenge. He regularly speaks nationally on topics related to educating clinicians about healthcare value and stewardship. He is currently co-authoring the book “Understanding Value-Based Healthcare” (McGraw-Hill) with Drs. Vineet Arora and Neel Shah. He is a Series Editor for the “Teachable Moments” series in JAMA Internal Medicine, and is an Associate Editor for the AHRQ Patient Safety Network.
Dr. Moriates works with the American College of Physicians (ACP) on their national High-Value Care curriculum and their CME/ABIM MOC-certified High-Value Care cases. He recently won the “Young Physician Achievement Award” from the ACP California Chapter, and the “Thomas Evans Teaching Award” from the UCSF Department of Medicine.
Dr. Moriates received his Medical Degree from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine, and completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at UCSF.
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