Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Gurpreet Dhaliwal M.D. is a clinician-educator and Professor of Medicine at the University of California San Francisco.
He sees patients and teaches medical students and residents in the emergency department, inpatient wards, and outpatient clinic at the San Francisco VA Medical Center, where he directs the internal medicine clerkship.
He studies, writes, and speaks about how doctors think – how they make diagnoses, how they develop diagnostic expertise, and what motivates them to improve their practice and the systems in which they work.
Dr. Dhaliwal is a member of the UCSF Academy of Medical Educators and the UCSF Department of Medicine Council of Master Clinicians.
He has published over 110 articles and has been a visiting professor at multiple universities across the U.S. and in China and Japan.
He has received multiple teaching awards at UCSF and the 2015 national Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award.
In 2012 he was profiled in the New York Times in an article entitled “Could A Computer Outthink This Doctor?”
Dr. Dhaliwal currently writes for the Wall Street Journal’s The Experts Health Care Report.
He was most recently interviewed on the podcasts “Explore the Space” and “the Curbsiders”, where he outlined methods for how clinicians can sharpen and challenge their thinking throughout their career.
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Thursday, October 3
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM