Dr. Sriram Shamasunder


Sriram Shamasunder completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Harbor UCLA Medical Center and is currently an Academic Hospitalist at UCSF. Sri has spent the last 10 years working several months a year in Burundi, Haiti, Rwanda and India. He is co-founder of the HEAL initiative, which aims to support workforce capacity in limited resource settings, both in the United States and internationally. In 2010, he received the Young Physician of the Year award from the Northern California Chapter of the American College of Physicians. He is interested in health equity and narrative equity, working towards a world where lives are of equal value both the health care we deliver and the stories we highlight.