San Francisco, California

"The SF Women's Fellowship is seeking candidates who want to be leaders in Women's Health."

From the San Francisco Directors

San Francisco Site

Currently seeking physician and psychologist fellowship applicants! Click to download San Francisco VA AFWH Ad 2016-17. If interested contact Dr Karla Kerlikowske, Dr Vanessa Jacoby, Dr Sabra Inslicht by email or click Apply Now! for our general online, initial application process.

Location: San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC), 4150 Clement Street San Francisco, CA 94121

Fellowship Site Established: 1994

Academic Affiliations: University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)

Karla Kerlikowske, MDCo-Director: Karla Kerlikowske, MD

SFVAMC Women Veterans Comprehensive Health Center

Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF


Co-Director: Vanessa Jacoby, MD, MAS

Associate Professor of Gynecology & Gynecologic Surgery, UCSF


Co-Director: Sabra S Inslicht, PhD

Staff Psychologist, Mental Health, SFVAMC

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, UCSF


Fellowship Site Goals: To provide outstanding, focused, structured, mentored and nurturing training for clinicians and health professionals across disciplines who are committed to becoming leaders in the health issues of women Veterans and to pursuing a career in Women’s Health at a VA, university or in public health.The individually tailored training and mentoring attends to scientific and clinical progress, career strategy and life balance issues for fellows. Opportunities exist for fellows to complete various course offerings including NIH-supported UCSF Advanced Training in Clinical Research and Masters in Clinical Research.

Research Foci: menopause, urinary incontinence, PTSD, depression, substance abuse, clinical education, cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, aging and breast cancer.

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