Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D. is Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine. His research is focused on health and health care disparities by race and ethnicity with a special emphasis on minority aging, cancer prevention and cigarette smoking cessation among diverse populations.
He has also led efforts in cancer prevention increased use of Pap smear and mammography cancer screening tests for Latina women. As director of the UCSF Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations (MERC), Dr. Pérez-Stable studied health and health care disparities among diverse populations.
Aside from working domestically, Dr. Pérez-Stable has researched tobacco control in Argentina, and worked extensively with physicians there.
Professor of Medicine at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine
Areas of Expertise: Health and Healthcare Disparities by Race and Ethnicity (with a special emphasis on cancer prevention), Cigarette Smoking Cessation among Diverse Populations, Minority Aging
Location: San Francisco, CA
Heard on University of California Television (UCTV): Diseases of Aging: What Can We Do to Prevent Dementia Osteoporosis and Urinary Dysfunction
Added July 2015