Carly Zapata, MD, MPH

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    University of California, San Francisco2017Palliative Medicine Fellowship
    University of California, San Francisco2016Chief Resident
    University of California, San Francisco2015Internal Medicine Residency
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public HealthMPH2012
    Harvard Medical SchoolMD2012
    Johns Hopkins UniversityB.A.2006
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2018Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training

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    Dr. Carly Zapata is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Palliative Medicine. She serves as an attending physician on the Palliative Care Consult Service at Parnassus, the Symptom Management Service in the Helen Diller Cancer Center, and the Outpatient Palliative Care Service at Parnassus. Dr. Zapata received her undergraduate degree from Johns Hopkins University and attended medical school at Harvard University, where she also completed a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She did her internal medicine residency at UCSF followed by a year as a Chief Resident at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital before completing her Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellowship at UCSF. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

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    1. Zapata CB, Santhosh L. We May Not "Have It All," But We Can Make It Better through Structural Changes. J Hosp Med. 2018 12; 13(12):877-878. PMID: 30496331.
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    2. Zapata CB. Survival Techniques. JAMA. 2018 Jun 05; 319(21):2171-2172. PMID: 29872862.
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    3. Zapata C, Lum HD, Wistar E, Horton C, Sudore RL. Feasibility of a Video-Based Advance Care Planning Website to Facilitate Group Visits among Diverse Adults from a Safety-Net Health System. J Palliat Med. 2018 06; 21(6):853-856. PMID: 29461918.
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    4. Rabow MW, Benner C, Shepard N, Meng MV. Concurrent urologic and palliative care after cystectomy for treatment of muscle-invasive bladder cancer. Urol Oncol. 2015 Jun; 33(6):267.e23-9. PMID: 25814144.
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    5. Benner C, Greenberg M, Shepard N, Meng MV, Rabow MW. The natural history of symptoms and distress in patients and families following cystectomy for treatment of muscle invasive bladder cancer. J Urol. 2014 Apr; 191(4):937-42. PMID: 24184369.
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    6. Percac-Lima S, Benner CS, Lui R, Aldrich LS, Oo SA, Regan N, Chabner BA. The impact of a culturally tailored patient navigator program on cervical cancer prevention in Latina women. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013 May; 22(5):426-31. PMID: 23621746.
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    7. Cohen PA, Benner C, McCormick D. Use of a pharmaceutically adulterated dietary supplement, Pai You Guo, among Brazilian-born women in the United States. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jan; 27(1):51-6. PMID: 21845487.
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