Edward Machtinger, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Director of the Women’s HIV Program (WHP), UCSF
  • Director of the Center to Advance Trauma-Informed Health Care (CTHC), UCSF


The current focus of Dr. Machtinger’s research, advocacy and clinical innovation has been towards developing, implemented and evaluating a scalable model of trauma-informed primary care. Dr. Machtinger has convened, with Positive Women’s Network-USA, a national strategy group to develop the trauma-informed primary care model to guide national implementation and evaluation efforts.