Dr. Phuoc Le, MD, MPH

Associate Professor

Dr. Phuoc Le graduated from Dartmouth College in 2000 with a Double Major in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures. He earned his MD at Stanford Medical School and obtained a Master’s of Public Health with a focus on global health from UC Berkeley. He completed a combined residency in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Global Health Equity at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. During residency he worked with the NGO, Partners in Health (PIH) to help provide equitable health care in Rwanda, Lesotho, Malawi, and Haiti. He has participated in both quantitative and qualitative public and community health projects, and anthropological research in Tibet, Shanghai, Qinghai, and Geneva.

Currently, Dr. Le is an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of California San Francisco, where he is a Hospitalist splitting his time between departments. He is also an Assistant Professor at UC Berkeley School of Public Health, co-directs the Global Health-Hospital Medicine Fellowship at UCSF, and co-founded the HEAL Initiative, an inter-professional 2-year global health delivery fellowship.