Phuoc Le MD, MPH, DTM&H

Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary MPH
  • MD - Stanford Medical School
  • MPH - UC Berkeley
  • BA - Dartmouth College
  • PH292: Interdisciplinary MPH Seminar
Research Interests: 
  • Global Health
  • Health Disparities
Selected Publications: 

Archer N, Moschovis P, Le PV, Farmer PE. Post-Earthquake Haiti Renews the Call for Global Health Training in Medical Education. In press in Academic Medicine. Acad Med. Apr 13. 2011.

Le PV, Jones-Le E, Bell C, Miller S. Preferences for Perinatal Health Communication in Rural Tibet. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing. Jan-Feb;38(1):108-17. 2009.

Chao SD, Chang ET, Le PV, Prapong W, Kiernan M, So SK. The Jade Ribbon Campaign: A Model Program for Community Outreach and Education to Prevent Liver Cancer in Asian Americans. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 2009 Aug;11(4):281-90. Epub Nov 8. 2007.

Adams V, Erwin K, Le PV. Public Health Works: Blood Donation in Urban China. Social Science and Medicine. Feb;68(3):410-8. 2009. Epub Dec 6. 2008.

Miller S, Le PV, Craig S, Adams V, Tudor C, Sonam, Nyima, Droyoung, Tshomo M, Lhakpen, Varner M. How to Make Consent Informed: Possible Lessons from Tibet. IRB: Ethics & Human Research. Nov-Dec;29(6):7-14. 2007.


Currently, Phuoc is an assistant clinical professor of medicine and pediatrics at UCSF, where he is a hospitalist splitting his time between both departments. He co-directs the Global Health-Hospital Medicine Fellowship at UCSF, directs the Global Health Pathway for the Pediatric Residency, and is director of international rotations for the Internal Medicine Residency. He is also a visiting Assistant Professor at the University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health, where he directs the Interdisciplinary Masters of Public Health Program. He continues to work with PIH for several months a year.

Profile Updated: July 11, 2013