Director, Center for Innovation in Access and Quality
University of California, San Francisco
Delphine S. Tuot, MDCM, MAS, is a nephrologist, Director of the UCSF Center for Innovation in Access and Quality, and Assistant Professor in UCSF’s Division of Nephrology at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG). She has expertise in patient self-management, inter-provider communication, health system re-redesign and implementation science. Her current work focuses on the development, implementation and evaluation of interventions that increase patient engagement in health, translate evidence into practice for patients with kidney disease, and enhance access to specialty care for underserved populations. She is the Director of the ZSFG eReferral program and is leading efforts to spread the use of electronic consultation programs nationally and internationally. She obtained her undergraduate degree at Stanford University, medical degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine, and completed residency and fellowship at the University of California San Francisco, where she also obtained a Master’s of Clinical Science with a focus on Implementation and Dissemination Science.