Anne Kinderman, MD

Anne Kinderman is an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCSF, and is the Director of the Supportive & Palliative Care Service at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.  After training in Internal Medicine and Hospice & Palliative Medicine, she returned to Zuckerberg San Francisco General in 2009, to help develop the Supportive & Palliative Care Service, as its founding Director.  Dr. Kinderman’s scholarly work has included developing a curriculum in palliative care interpreting for professional medical interpreters, promoting high-quality care for vulnerable patients with serious illness, and expanding palliative care services in safety net health systems.