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    Jeff Critchfield, MD

    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    Address1001 Potrero Ave, SFGH 5
    San Francisco CA 94110
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      University of California, San FranciscoClinical Fellowship
      University of California, San FranciscoResidency School of Medicine
      University of California, San FranciscoM.D.School of Medicine1994

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      Dr. Jeffrey Critchfield is a Professor of Medicine at UCSF in the Division of Hospital Medicine at San Francisco General Hospital & Trauma Center. He serves as Chief Medical Experience Officer and Medical Director of Risk Management.

      Since joining the UCSF faculty in 2001, Jeff has been particularly interested in improving the care of hospitalized patients while working closely with medical students, residents and fellows. In addition to direct patient care, he has focused on the work of developing and improving the system of care throughout the hospital and its connection to the community as one point on the continuum of care. As a former Chief of the Medical Staff and Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine, Jeff shares the commitment of his SFGH colleagues to the combined mission of serving the greater community of San Francisco while contributing advances through development of new ideas and programs.

      • MD, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1988-1994
      • BAS, Classics, Biology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, 1983-1987

      • Internship, Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1994-1995
      • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1995-1996
      • Fellowship, Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 1996-1997
      • Chief Residency, Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1997-1998
      • Fellowship, Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1998-1999
      • Post-doc, Rheumatology University of California, San Francisco, CA 1999-2001

      • Medical License, Medical Board of California, #A60018, 1996
      • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2002
      • Internal Medicine, Recertified, 2012

      Memberships & Affiliations:
      • Member, Society for Hospital Medicine
      • Member, National Association of Public Hospitals

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      Implementation Science, Older adults, People with limited English proficiency, Socioeconomically marginalized groups, Persons with physical disability, Persons with mental illness, Migrants/refugees, Hospital, Health coaches, Education, Motivational interviewing, P4P, Audit and feedback, Practice guidelines, Works-in-progress seminars, Implementation & dissemination science listservs

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      1. Chodos AH, Kushel MB, Greysen SR, Guzman D, Kessell ER, Sarkar U, Goldman LE, Critchfield JM, Pierluissi E. Hospitalization-Associated Disability in Adults Admitted to a Safety-Net Hospital. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Dec; 30(12):1765-72. PMID: 25986139; PMCID: PMC4636578 [Available on 12/01/16].
      2. Chan B, Goldman LE, Sarkar U, Schneidermann M, Kessell E, Guzman D, Critchfield J, Kushel M. The Effect of a Care Transition Intervention on the Patient Experience of Older Multi-Lingual Adults in the Safety Net: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Dec; 30(12):1788-94. PMID: 25986136; PMCID: PMC4636586 [Available on 12/01/16].
      3. Martin M, Sedighi Manesh R, Henderson MC, Critchfield JM. Diagnostic Scheming. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Dec; 30(12):1874-8. PMID: 26307386; PMCID: PMC4636562 [Available on 12/01/16].
      4. Brown RT, Pierluissi E, Guzman D, Kessell ER, Elizabeth Goldman L, Sarkar U, Schneidermann M, Critchfield JM, Kushel MB. Functional disability in late-middle-aged and older adults admitted to a safety-net hospital. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Nov; 62(11):2056-63. PMID: 25367281; PMCID: PMC4241128.
      5. Goldman LE, Sarkar U, Kessell E, Guzman D, Schneidermann M, Pierluissi E, Walter B, Vittinghoff E, Critchfield J, Kushel M. Support from hospital to home for elders: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Oct 7; 161(7):472-81. PMID: 25285540.
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      6. Greysen SR, Hoi-Cheung D, Garcia V, Kessell E, Sarkar U, Goldman L, Schneidermann M, Critchfield J, Pierluissi E, Kushel M. "Missing pieces"--functional, social, and environmental barriers to recovery for vulnerable older adults transitioning from hospital to home. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Aug; 62(8):1556-61. PMID: 24934494; PMCID: PMC4134399.
      7. Probasco JC, Spudich SS, Critchfield J, Lee E, Lollo N, Deeks SG, Price RW. Failure of atorvastatin to modulate CSF HIV-1 infection: results of a pilot study. Neurology. 2008 Aug 12; 71(7):521-4. PMID: 18695163; PMCID: PMC2676982.
      8. Hernandez GT, Critchfield JM, Rodriguez RA. Interpretation of serologic tests in an HIV-infected patient with kidney disease. Nat Clin Pract Nephrol. 2006 Dec; 2(12):708-12. PMID: 17124528.
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      9. May TA, Clancy M, Critchfield J, Ebeling F, Enriquez A, Gallagher C, Genevro J, Kloo J, Lewis P, Smith R, Ng VL. Reducing unnecessary inpatient laboratory testing in a teaching hospital. Am J Clin Pathol. 2006 Aug; 126(2):200-6. PMID: 16891194.
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      10. Critchfield JM, Deeks SG. Treating the latent reservoir of HIV. AIDS Read. 2004 Sep; 14(9):485-6. PMID: 15457601.
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      11. Critchfield J. Considering the immune response to botulinum toxin. Clin J Pain. 2002 Nov-Dec; 18(6 Suppl):S133-41. PMID: 12569960.
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      12. Critchfield JM, Zúñiga-Pflücker JC, Lenardo MJ. Parameters controlling the programmed death of mature mouse T lymphocytes in high-dose suppression. Cell Immunol. 1995 Jan; 160(1):71-8. PMID: 7531119.
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      13. Critchfield JM, Racke MK, Zúñiga-Pflücker JC, Cannella B, Raine CS, Goverman J, Lenardo MJ. T cell deletion in high antigen dose therapy of autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Science. 1994 Feb 25; 263(5150):1139-43. PMID: 7509084.
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