Jack Chase, MD

Associate Professor,
Family Community Medicine
+1 628 206-4479

Jack Chase MD FAAFP FHM is a faculty member in the University of California San Francisco Family and Community Medicine Residency Program, based at San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH.) He provides clinical care at SFGH on the Social Medicine team, Family Medicine Inpatient Service, Supportive and Palliative Care Service, and in the Minor Procedure Clinic. Dr. Chase holds a Recognition in Focused Practice in Hospital Medicine from the ABFM/ABIM, board certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Healthcare Ethics Consultant Certification from the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities. He serves as the Co-Chair of the SFGH Ethics Committee -- providing clinical ethics consultation, education and policy recommendations at SFGH and in SF Department of Public Health. In 2021, he joined the UCSF Academy of Medical Educators.

Dr. Chase co-leads the SF General Hospital Social Medicine team -- an interdisciplinary group which provides care to people experiencing complex behavioral and social needs, such as substance use disorders, mental illness, homelessness, food insecurity, trauma and intimate partner violence, medical-legal and financial needs in conjunction with partners across SF Department of Public Health, SF City and County and community-based organizations. To learn more and to collaborate, please visit www.socialmedicinesf.org

Publications: 

PERSPECTIVES: An ethics challenge in hospital medicine

The Hospitalist

Jack Chase, MD, FAAFP, FHM Lubna Khawaja, MD, FHM

The Development of a Novel ED 'Social Medicine' Program

Journal of general internal medicine

Chase J, Anderson M, Bilinski J, Shapiro S, Kanzaria HK

Email-Based Care Transitions to Improve Patient Outcomes and Provider Work Experience in a Safety-Net Health System

The American Journal of Accountable Care > December 2017 – Published on: December 11, 2017

Jack Chase, MD, FAAFP, FHM; Karishma Oza, MPH; and Seth Goldman, MD

Cases from the University of California, San Francisco, and Hôpital St. Thérèse, Haiti

ACP Hospitalist Brief Case Series

Varun Verma, MD; Robin Tittle, MD; Pierre Jacquelin Auguste, MD; Phuoc Le, MD; Jack Chase, MD; Brian Secemsky, MD; Marcia Glass, MD; Aisling O’Riordan, MB BCh, BAO; Theresa Poulos; and Marisa Morgan, MD.

Cases from San Francisco General Hospital

ACP Hospitalist

Renuka Naik, MD, PhD; Tim Poore, MD; Sima Pendharkar, MD, MPH, ACP Member; Jing-Yu Pan, MD, ACP Member; Lawrence Haber, MD; Margarita Sotelo, MD; and Jack Chase, MD

First Aid Board Review Series

First Aid for the Family Medicine Boards

Coffa, D; Le, T; Mendoza, M. Eds.

Global Health Training in Graduate Medical Education: A Guidebook. http://www2.aap.org/sections/ich/toolkit/GH_Training_in_GME_Guidebook_2Ed_1.pdf

Global Health Training in Graduate Medical Education: A Guidebook. http://www2.aap.org/sections/ich/toolkit/GH_Training_in_GME_Guidebook_2Ed_1.pdf

Chase, JA; Evert, JA; eds.

Leishmaniasis Teaching Module. http://www.cugh.org/sites/default/files/content/resources/modules/To%20Post%20Both%20Faculty%20and%20Trainees/79_Leishmaniasis_FINAL.pdf

Leishmaniasis Teaching Module. http://www.cugh.org/sites/default/files/content/resources/modules/To%20Post%20Both%20Faculty%20and%20Trainees/79_Leishmaniasis_FINAL.pdf

Jack Chase, MD