Credentials: MD, MPH
Position title: UCSF-Kaiser Permanente UroEPI Program
Website: Institutional Profile
Dr. Raphael is a family physician and clinician investigator in the Departments of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Family & Community Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. Her research interest focuses on the social and environmental drivers of community-onset drug-resistant bacterial infections. She studies one of the most common infections of women—urinary tract infections (UTI)–using infectious disease, social, and spatial epidemiology methods. Her other projects include studying disease burden in immigrant populations and social inequities associated with COVID-19 infections. She has a primary care practice at the Family Health Center, San Francisco General Hospital.