Faculty ProfilesMichele Tana, MD
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
Michele Tana grew up in Northern Virginia. She studied the Classics at Harvard College, then went to Harvard Medical School. She did her Internal Medicine training at Stanford University Hospital and Clinics and her gastroenterology fellowship at California Pacific Medical Center. She spent two years at the National Institutes of Health as a Clinical Fellow in the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Liver Diseases Branch, then joined the UCSF faculty at San Francisco General Hospital in 2013. She is a clinician-educator with an interest in clinical research.
Education and Training
|Location||Degree or Training||Specialty||Date|
|Duke University||M.H.S.||Clinical Research||2016|
|National Institutes of Health||Hepatology||NIDDK||2013|
|California Pacific Medical Center||Gastroenterology||Department of Medicine||2011|
|Stanford University||Internal Medicine||School of Medicine||2008|
|Harvard University||M.D.||Medical Schoool||2005|
alcoholic liver disease, autoimmune hepatitis, fatty liver disease, gastrointestinal endoscopy, health disparities, health services research, medical education, mentoring, patient reported outcomes, primary biliary cirrhosis, underserved populations, viral hepatitisRecent Articles (12)
Wen JW, Kohn MA, Wong R, Somsouk M, Khalili M, Maher J, Tana MM. Hospitalizations for Autoimmune Hepatitis Disproportionately Affect Black and Latino Americans. Am J Gastroenterol. 2018 Feb; 113(2):243-253.
Tana MM, Alao H, Morris N, Bernstein S, Hattenbach J, Brychta R, Sarkar S, Zhao X, Walter M, Buckley A, Chen K, Rotman Y. Fatigued Patients with Chronic Liver Disease Have Subtle Aberrations of Sleep, Melatonin and Cortisol Circadian Rhythms. Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior. 2017; 6(1):5-19.
Ha J, Yan M, Aguilar M, Bhuket T, Tana MM, Liu B, Gish RG, Wong RJ. Race/ethnicity-specific disparities in cancer incidence, burden of disease, and overall survival among patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in the United States. Cancer. 2016 08 15; 122(16):2512-23.
Ha J, Yan M, Aguilar M, Tana M, Liu B, Frenette CT, Bhuket T, Wong RJ. Race/Ethnicity-specific Disparities in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Stage at Diagnosis and its Impact on Receipt of Curative Therapies. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2016 May-Jun; 50(5):423-30.
Tana MM, Shums Z, Milo J, Norman GL, Leung PS, Gershwin ME, Noureddin M, Kleiner DE, Zhao X, Heller T, Hoofnagle JH. The Significance of Autoantibody Changes Over Time in Primary Biliary Cirrhosis. Am J Clin Pathol. 2015 Oct; 144(4):601-6.
Tana MM, Zhao X, Bradshaw A, Moon MS, Page S, Turner T, Rivera E, Kleiner DE, Heller T. Factors associated with the platelet count in patients with chronic hepatitis C. Thromb Res. 2015 May; 135(5):823-8.