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    Laura Gottlieb, MD

    TitleAssistant Professor
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    DepartmentFamily Community Medicine
    Address3333 Calif. St,Laurel Heights
    San Francisco CA 94143

      Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH is Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Gottlieb’s current research focuses on designing and evaluating methods to integrate interventions to address social factors into health care. These interventions include volunteer-powered social services Help Desks, Medical-Legal Partnerships and other efforts to identify and address social needs in medical practices, like re-designing electronic medical records to incorporate data on social determinants; increasing patient enrollment in county income and food benefits; and improving social work capacity. Dr. Gottlieb is also a co-founder of HealthBegins, a non-profit organization providing education, consulting, networking, and technology services to health care providers interested in joining the effort to move medicine upstream. She also founded the Bay Area Help Desk Consortium, a collaboration between multiple hospitals, legal aid, and university groups investing in volunteer Help Desks in Bay Area health systems. Prior to her current appointment, Dr. Gottlieb was a Cohort 7 Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholar at UCSF/UCB from 2009-2011. She completed her MD at Harvard Medical School, and both her MPH and residency training at the University of Washington. Dr. Gottlieb is affiliated with the UCSF Center for Health and Community.

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      1. Braveman P, Gottlieb L. The Social Determinants of Health: It's Time to Consider the Causes of the Causes. Public Health Rep. 2014 Jan; 129 Suppl 2:19-31.
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      2. Burns A, Gottlieb LM. Re: Journal of the American Board Of Family Medicine issue on communities of solution. J Am Board Fam Med. 2013 Sep-Oct; 26(5):612-3.
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      3. Gottlieb L, Sandel M, Adler NE. Collecting and applying data on social determinants of health in health care settings. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Jun 10; 173(11):1017-20.
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      4. Colvin JD, Zaniletti I, Fieldston ES, Gottlieb LM, Raphael JL, Hall M, Cowden JD, Shah SS. Socioeconomic status and in-hospital pediatric mortality. Pediatrics. 2013 Jan; 131(1):e182-90.
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      5. Gottlieb LM, Fielding JE, Braveman PA. Health impact assessment: necessary but not sufficient for healthy public policy. Public Health Rep. 2012 Mar-Apr; 127(2):156-62.
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      6. Gottlieb LM, Johnson BM. Do medical professionalism and medical education involve commitments to political advocacy? Acad Med. 2011 Sep; 86(9):1063-4; author reply 1065.
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      7. Gottlieb L, Waitzkin H, Miranda J. Depressive symptoms and their social contexts: a qualitative systematic literature review of contextual interventions. Int J Soc Psychiatry. 2011 Jul; 57(4):402-17.
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      8. Gottlieb LM. Learning from Alma Ata: the medical home and comprehensive primary health care. J Am Board Fam Med. 2009 May-Jun; 22(3):242-6.
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      9. Berke EM, Gottlieb LM, Moudon AV, Larson EB. Protective association between neighborhood walkability and depression in older men. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007 Apr; 55(4):526-33.
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