Therese Chan Tack, DO

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address1545 Divisadero Street
San Francisco CA 94115
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    University of California, San Francisco2019Lean Champion
    University of California, BerkeleyMPH 2012Health Policy and Management
    Loma Linda Veterans Healthcare SystemChief Residency2011Internal Medicine
    Loma Linda University Medical CenterResidency2010Internal Medicine
    Midwestern UniversityDOMedicine
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    University of California San Francisco2020Exceptional Physician Honorable Mention
    American College of Physicians2020ACP American Association Physician Leadership Program
    UCSF Partners in Care2019Ron Rankin Booster Grant
    Marin Magazine2020415 Top Doctors, Internal Medicine
    Society of General Internal Medicine2019Clinical Vignette National Abstract Competition Finalist
    Society of General Internal Medicine2018ACLGIM LEAD Fellow
    American College of Physicians2018Young Achievers, Early Career Physician National Abstract Competition Finalist
    San Francisco Bay Guardian2018Best of the Bay, Reader’s Choice Best Doctors
    University of California San Francisco2018SOM Faculty Development Fund
    Santa Clara Valley Medical Center2015Outstanding Resident Preceptor Award

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    Dr. Therese Chan Tack is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine and Physician Lead of Telehealth Programs for UCSF Health. She is closely involved in COVID-19 telehealth expansion across UCSF and its affiliates. She previously led DGIM's telehealth expansion efforts in 2019, having launched and developed video visits at UC Primary Care since 2017.

    She led quality improvement (QI) projects in outpatient colorectal cancer screening and hypertension management. The effort led to regional and national level poster awards at SGIM and ACP.

    She is an internal medicine specialist who provides primary care to adult patients and teaches residents. She joined the Division of General Internal Medicine (DGIM) at UCSF in 2016. Before joining UCSF, she practiced primary care, urgent care and hospital medicine with Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. She was recognized with their residency preceptor award.

    She completed residency training at Loma Linda University Medical Center and served as Chief Resident. She earned a Master of Public Health degree at UC Berkeley with a focus in Health Policy and Management.

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    Expand Primary Care Video Visits to High-Needs, Complex Patients
    UC Partners in Care Jul 1, 2019 - Jun 30, 2021
    Role: Principal Investigator

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