Maren Scheuner-Purcell, MD, MPH
|School||School of Medicine|
|UC Riverside, Riverside, CA||BS||05/1982||Biology|
|UCLA, Los Angeles, CA||MPH||06/1984||Public Health|
|UCLA, Los Angeles, CA||MD||06/1988||Medicine|
|UCLA-Olive View Internal Medicine Training Program, Sylmar, CA||06/1991||Internal Medicine|
|UCLA Intercampus Medical Genetics Training Program, Los Angeles, CA||06/1994||Medical Genetics|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||2002
||2005||Career Development Program in Public Health Research and Practice, Genetics and Disease Prevention|
|RAND Corporation||2008||Silver Medal Award|
|American Heart Association, Circulation Cardiovascular Genetics||2011||Most read manuscripts published on topic of cardiovascular risk factors|
|VA Office of Research and Development, Health Services Research & Development Service||2016||Field-based Meeting Award, VA Precision Medicine Research Conference|
|UCSF Center for Translational and Policy Research on Personalized Medicine (TRANSPERS) Program||2019||Faculty Development Award in Precision Medicine and Health Services Research|
Dr. Scheuner is an internist and medical geneticist. She is a Clinical Professor in the UCSF Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology and in the UCSF Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics. She is the Director of Clinical Genetics for the San Francisco VA Health Care System. In 2020-2021, she served as the VA Acting National Program Director for Genomic Medicine.
Dr. Scheuner is a health services and implementation researcher. Her research activities focus on the integration of genetic services and genetic testing into clinical practice. Areas of focus include: genomic medicine care coordination and equity, delivery models for clinical genetic services, outcomes of precision medicine and their value, clinical validity and utility of family history tools in risk assessment and disease prevention, and genetic testing technologies and communication.
Dr. Scheuner is a founding fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG). From 2013-2019 she served on the ACMG Board of Directors and was Vice President for Clinical Genetics. Since 2003, she has served as the ACMG representative to the national Blue Cross Blue Shield Association's Medical Advisory Panel. Since 2014 she has served as Editor for the journal Genetics in Medicine, Health Services and Implementation Research Section.