Sign in to edit your profile (add interests, mentoring, photo, etc.)

    Cindy Lai, MD

    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    Address505 Parnassus Ave, Moffitt
    San Francisco CA 94143
    vCardDownload vCard

      Collapse Overview 
      Collapse Overview
      Dr. Lai completed a primary care internal medicine residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and a general medicine clinician-educator fellowship at UCSF. She attends on the medicine wards at Moffitt-Long Hospitals (MLH) and has a primary care practice at UCSF-Mt. Zion, where she also precepts residents and PISCES clerkship students. She serves as the Director of Medical Student Clinical Education for the Department of Medicine. In her role as Clerkship Director, she oversees the third-year medicine clerkships and fourth-year subinternships and electives. She also serves as the site director for the medicine clerkship at Parnassus/Moffitt-Long Hospitals and is the course director of Intersessions for third-year medical students. She mentors clinical medical students, assists with faculty and fellow development for the Division of Hospital Medicine, and serves as a deputy editor for the Journal of General Internal Medicine. Dr. Lai has received multiple awards for teaching and mentoring, and is a member of UCSF’s Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators.

      Collapse ORNG Applications 
      Collapse Websites

      Collapse Bibliographic 
      Collapse Publications
      Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Researchers can login to make corrections and additions, or contact us for help.
      List All   |   Timeline
      1. Stebbins MR, Frear ME, Cutler TW, Lightwood JM, Fingado AR, Lai CJ, Lipton HL. Pharmacy students teaching prescribers strategies to lower prescription drug costs for underserved patients. J Manag Care Pharm. 2013 Sep; 19(7):534-41.
        View in: PubMed
      2. Chittenden EH, Anderson WG, Lai CJ, O'Sullivan P. An evaluation of interactive web-based curricula for teaching code status discussions. J Palliat Med. 2013 Sep; 16(9):1070-3.
        View in: PubMed
      3. Ouyang D, Yuan N, Sheu L, Lau G, Chen C, Lai CJ. Community health education at student-run clinics leads to sustained improvement in patients' hepatitis B knowledge. J Community Health. 2013 Jun; 38(3):471-9.
        View in: PubMed
      4. Sheu L, O'Brien B, O'Sullivan PS, Kwong A, Lai CJ. Systems-based practice learning opportunities in student-run clinics: a qualitative analysis of student experiences. Acad Med. 2013 Jun; 88(6):831-6.
        View in: PubMed
      5. Rennke S, Mackin L, Wallhagen M, Tam E, Jue V, Smoot B, Lai C. GeriWard: An interprofessional curriculum for health professions student teams on systems-based care of the hospitalized older adult. MedEdPORTAL. 2013.
      6. Sheu L, Lai CJ, Coelho AD, Lin LD, Zheng P, Hom P, Diaz V, O'Sullivan PS. Impact of student-run clinics on preclinical sociocultural and interprofessional attitudes: a prospective cohort analysis. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Aug; 23(3):1058-72.
        View in: PubMed
      7. Batalden M, Lai CJ. The Alliance for Clinical Education Guidebook for Clerkship Directors. Inpatient Medicine in Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships. 2012.
      8. Baudendistel T, Chin-Hong P, Lai CJ, Le T. First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards. 2011.
      9. Lai CJ, Smith AR, Stebbins MR, Cutler TW, Lipton HL. Promoting interprofessional collaboration: pharmacy students teaching current and future prescribers about Medicare Part D. J Manag Care Pharm. 2011 Jul-Aug; 17(6):439-48.
        View in: PubMed
      10. Sheu LC, Zheng P, Coelho AD, Lin LD, O'Sullivan PS, O'Brien BC, Yu AY, Lai CJ. Learning through service: student perceptions on volunteering at interprofessional hepatitis B student-run clinics. J Cancer Educ. 2011 Jun; 26(2):228-33.
        View in: PubMed PMC3098345
      11. Poncelet A, Bokser S, Calton B, Hauer KE, Kirsch H, Jones T, Lai CJ, Mazotti L, Shore W, Teherani A, Tong L, Wamsley M, Robertson P. Development of a longitudinal integrated clerkship at an academic medical center. Med Educ Online. 2011; 16.
        View in: PubMed PMC3071870
      12. Lipton HL, Lai CJ, Cutler TW, Smith AR, Stebbins MR. Peer-to-peer interprofessional health policy education for Medicare part D. Am J Pharm Educ. 2010 Aug 10; 74(6):102.
        View in: PubMed PMC2933011
      13. Sheu LC, Toy BC, Kwahk E, Yu A, Adler J, Lai CJ. A model for interprofessional health disparities education: student-led curriculum on chronic hepatitis B infection. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 May; 25 Suppl 2:S140-5.
        View in: PubMed PMC2847097
      14. Hill-Sakurai LE, Lee CA, Schickedanz A, Maa J, Lai CJ. A professional development course for the clinical clerkships: developing a student-centered curriculum. J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Jul; 23(7):964-8.
        View in: PubMed PMC2517931
      15. Lai CJ, Nye HE, Bookwalter T, Kwan A, Hauer KE. Postdischarge follow-up visits for medical and pharmacy students on an inpatient medicine clerkship. J Hosp Med. 2008 Jan; 3(1):20-7.
        View in: PubMed
      16. Lai CJ, Nguyen TT, Hwang J, Stewart SL, Kwan A, McPhee SJ. Provider knowledge and practice regarding hepatitis B screening in Chinese-speaking patients. J Cancer Educ. 2007; 22(1):37-41.
        View in: PubMed
      17. Lai CJ, Aagaard E, Brandenburg S, Nadkarni M, Wei HG, Baron R. Brief report: Multiprogram evaluation of reading habits of primary care internal medicine residents on ambulatory rotations. J Gen Intern Med. 2006 May; 21(5):486-9.
        View in: PubMed PMC1484781
      18. Lai C, Julian K, Baron R. Teaching chronic disease management to interdisciplinary medical learners. Med Educ. 2005 Nov; 39(11):1162-3.
        View in: PubMed
      19. Lai CJ, Terrault NA. Antiviral therapy in patients with chronic hepatitis B and cirrhosis. Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 2004 Sep; 33(3):629-54, x-xi.
        View in: PubMed
      Cindy's Networks
      Related Concepts
      Derived automatically from this person's publications.
      People in Profiles who have published with this person.
      Related Authors
      People who share related concepts with this person.
      Back to TOP