Sirisha Narayana cares for patients on the inpatient medicine direct care and teaching services at Moffitt-Long Hospital. Her academic interests rest in complex medical decision-making and uncertainty, ethics, and medical education. She is the Academy of Medical Educators Endowed Chair in Excellence in Foundational teaching. Additionally, she is the Director of the Diagnostic Reasoning block in the School of Medicine, the Director of Education for Hospital Medicine, and the Associate Director of the Acting Internship in Medicine. She mentors medical students and residents in her role as a RAD advisor and an MS4 confidential career advisor.
Dr Narayana is the Chair of the UCSF Ethics Committee. She co-directs the Division of Hospital Medicine's Women's Council which aims to improve gender equity in medicine.