William Hua, PhD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Psychiatry
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Phone415-221-4810 ext. 3763
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    University of North TexasPhD2012Clinical Health Psychology & Behavioral Medicine
    Oklahoma State UniversityBS2006Arts & Sciences; Psychology
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2017Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    Oklahoma State University2016College of Arts & Sciences Early Career Alumni Hall of Fame
    San Francisco Federal Executive Board2016Federal Employee of the Year
    American Psychological Association Division 182017VA Section Award for Outstanding Supervisor
    Association of VA Psychologist Leaders2018James Besyner Early Career Award for Distinguished Contributions to VA Psychology

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    William Q. Hua, Ph.D., is a clinical health psychologist at the San Francisco VA Healthcare System (SFVAHCS), where he provides integrated care services for veterans living with HIV and/or liver disease. Dr. Hua also serves as: chair of the Psychology Diversity Committee, director of the Mental Health HIV/HCV Specialty Care Access Network-Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes clinic, co-director of the Acceptance and Commitment Therapy clinic, and faculty member of three psychology postdoctoral fellowship emphasis areas (Integrated Care Psychology in HIV and Liver Disease, Primary Care Psychology, and LGBT Healthcare Psychology). Dr. Hua is an assistant clinical professor at the University of California-San Francisco (UCSF) and co-leads the Clinical Psychology Training Program clinical seminar. He supervises trainees at all levels of psychology training. His professional interests include behavioral medicine, health psychology, integrated care systems, and multicultural training of future psychologists.

    Dr. Hua completed his Ph.D. in Clinical Health Psychology & Behavioral Medicine at the University of North Texas and received behavioral medicine training through the Palo Alto VA Health Care System psychology internship and fellowship programs.

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    1. Tedesco M, Hua WQ, Lohnberg JA, Bellatorre N, Eisenberg D. A prior history of substance abuse in veterans undergoing bariatric surgery. J Obes. 2013; 2013:740312. PMID: 23840947.
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