Niraj Sehgal, MD, MPH

Professor of Hospital Medicine

Niraj Sehgal is the Vice President & Chief Quality Officer for UCSF Health and Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hospital Medicine. His academic interests focus on improving healthcare systems by leading initiatives that foster teamwork & communication, promote a culture for learning and improvement, and support workforce development as key strategies to deliver better patient outcomes.
B.A., 1993 - Biology & Business, Washington University (St. Louis)
Honors and Awards
  • Cooke Award for Scholarship in Teaching & Learning, Academy of Medical Educators, 2012
  • Senior Fellow, Society of Hospital Medicine, 2010
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians, 2009
  • Induction into UCSF Academy of Medical Educators, 2009
  • David E. Rogers Junior Faculty Educator Award, Society for General Internal Medicine, 2007
  • Excellence in Direct Teaching & Mentoring, Academy of Medical Educators, 2007
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, School of Medicine Class of 2007, 2007
  • Leadership Fellow, California Healthcare Foundation, 2007
  • Top Rated Conference Precourse, Society for General Internal Medicine, 2006