Alyssa Perez, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address513 Parnassus Avenue, HSE
San Francisco CA 94143
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    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CAAdvanced Fellowship06/2020Lung Transplantation and Advanced Lung Disease
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CAFellowship06/2020Pulmonary and Critical Care
    Harvard Graduate School of Education, Boston, MAEdM05/2017Education
    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MAResidency06/2016Internal Medicine
    Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PAMD05/2013Medicine
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    UCSF2020The Jeffrey Golden Outstanding Clinical Fellow Award
    AFMR2019Henry Christian Award

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    Dr. Perez is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. She specializes in the care of lung transplant recipients and patients with cystic fibrosis. She is also the UCSF Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Assistant Program Director for Advanced Lung Disease, Procedures, and subspecialty clinics.

    Dr. Perez graduated from Jefferson Medical College and completed Internal Medicine residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital. She received her master of education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She then came to UCSF for pulmonary and critical care fellowship. She spent her third year of fellowship pursuing advanced training in lung transplantation, cystic fibrosis, and advanced lung disease.

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    Applying Implementation Science to target barriers to Lung Transplant in Cystic Fibrosis
    Cystic Fibrosis Foundation PEREZ20D0Jul 1, 2020 - Jun 30, 2020
    Role: PI
    Description: The goal of this study is to define barriers and facilitators to the timely referral and evaluation of CF patients for lung transplantation.

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    1. Critical Care of the Lung Transplant Patient. Clin Chest Med. 2022 09; 43(3):457-470. Perez AA, Shah RJ. PMID: 36116814.
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    2. What's in a name: The importance of lung transplant at Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Accredited Care Centers for patients with Cystic Fibrosis. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2022 03; 41(3):308-310. Perez AA, Leard LE. PMID: 34973873.
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    3. The Other Side. JAMA. 2021 Oct 19; 326(15):1479-1480. Perez A. PMID: 34665200.
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    4. Improvements in frailty contribute to substantial improvements in quality of life after lung transplantation in patients with cystic fibrosis. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020 06; 55(6):1406-1413. Perez AA, Hays SR, Soong A, Gao Y, Greenland JR, Leard LE, Shah RJ, Golden J, Kukreja J, Venado A, Kleinhenz ME, Singer JP. PMID: 32237273; PMCID: PMC8048765.
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    5. Management and clinical outcomes after lung transplantation in patients with pre-transplant Mycobacterium abscessus infection: A single center experience. Transpl Infect Dis. 2019 Jun; 21(3):e13084. Perez AA, Singer JP, Schwartz BS, Chin-Hong P, Shah RJ, Kleinhenz ME, Gao Y, Venado A, Leard LE, Golden JA, Kukreja J, Greenland JR, Hays SR. PMID: 30924986.
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    6. Patient as Co-Teacher on Rounds: a Pilot Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 07; 33(7):1010-1012. Perez AA, Pelletier SR, Klein IA, Shields HM. PMID: 29633127; PMCID: PMC6025662.
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