Maria Garcia, MD, MPH

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
Address1701 Divisadero
San Francisco CA 94115
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Biography 
    Collapse Education and Training
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CABA12/2003Latin American Studies
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MDMD06/2011Medicine
    Harvard T. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MAMPH06/2011Family and Community Health
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA06/2014Internal Medicine Residency
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA06/2017Primary Care Research Fellowship
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CAMAS06/2016Clinical Research

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse Publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Researchers can login to make corrections and additions, or contact us for help.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Garcia M, Uratsu CS, Sandoval-Perry J, Grant RW. Which Complex Patients Should Be Referred for Intensive Care Management? A Mixed-Methods Analysis. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 May 24. PMID: 29797217.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Garcia M, Ochoa-Frongia L, Moise N, Aguilera A, Fernandez A. Collaborative Care for Depression among Patients with Limited English Proficiency: a Systematic Review. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Mar; 33(3):347-357. PMID: 29256085.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Garcia M, Schillinger D, Vittinghoff E, Creasman JM, Knapp P, Newcomer JW, Mangurian C. Nonpsychiatric Outpatient Care for Adults With Serious Mental Illness in California: Who Is Being Left Behind? Psychiatr Serv. 2017 Jul 01; 68(7):689-695. PMID: 28245706.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Garcia M. Capsule Commentary on Kroll et al., Benzodiazepines Are Prescribed More Frequently to Patients Already at Risk for Benzodiazepine-Related Adverse Events in Primary Care. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Sep; 31(9):1078. PMID: 27279100; PMCID: PMC4978691 [Available on 09/01/17].
    5. Ward JB, Haan MN, Garcia M, Lee A, To TM, Aiello AE. Intergenerational education mobility and depressive symptoms in a population of Mexican origin. Ann Epidemiol. 2016 Jul; 26(7):461-466. PMID: 27346705; PMCID: PMC4995110 [Available on 07/01/17].
    6. Garcia M, Lee A, Neuhaus J, Gonzalez H, To TM, Haan MN. Diabetes Mellitus as a Risk Factor for Development of Depressive Symptoms in a Population-Based Cohort of Older Mexican Americans. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 Mar; 64(3):619-24. PMID: 27000334.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Garcia M, Grant RW. Community Health Workers: A Missing Piece of the Puzzle for Complex Patients With Diabetes? J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Jul; 30(7):878-9. PMID: 25862191; PMCID: PMC4471024.
    8. Kaaya S, Garcia M, Li N, Lienert J, Twayigize W, Spiegelman D, Smith Fawzi MC. Association of maternal depression and infant nutritional status among women living with HIV in Tanzania. Matern Child Nutr. 2016 07; 12(3):603-13. PMID: 25382710.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Stone CA, Siril H, Nampanda E, Garcia M, Tito J, Nambiar D, Chalamilla G, Kaaya SF. "I didn't know that ..." patient perceptions of print information, education, and communication related to HIV/AIDS treatment. Tanzan J Health Res. 2011 Apr; 13(2):89-96. PMID: 25566605.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Garcia M, Li MS, Siril H, Hawkins C, Kaaya S, Ismail S, Chalamilla G, Mdingi SG, Hirschhorn LR. Health-care worker engagement in HIV-related quality improvement in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Int J Qual Health Care. 2011 Jun; 23(3):231-8. PMID: 21441571; PMCID: PMC3092691.
    11. Siril H, Hirschhorn LR, Hawkins C, Garcia M, Li MS, Ismail S, Mdingi SG, Chalamilla G, Fawzi W, Kaaya S. Stress, motivation and professional satisfaction among health care workers in HIV/AIDS care and treatment centers in urban Tanzania: a cross-sectional study. East Afr J Public Health. 2011 Mar; 8(1):17-24. PMID: 22066277; PMCID: PMC3580277.