Tomás Aragón, MD, DrPH
Health Officer and Director, Population Health Division
San Francisco Department of Health
Dr. Tomás Aragón is the Health Officer of the City & County of San Francisco, and Director of the Population Health Division (PHD) at the SF Department of Public Health. As Health Officer, he exercises leadership and legal authority to protect and promote health. As PHD director, he directs public health services. His focus areas include health equity, lean enterprise transformation, data science, collective impact, and leadership development. He teaches epidemiology (with R) at the University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health, and maintains a blog with a practiced-based focus on population health leadership (PHL), and data science (PHDS) at http://taragonmd.us.
He graduated from UC Berkeley (BA, Molecular Biology; DrPH, Epidemiology) and Harvard Medical School (MD, MPH), and completed his clinical and research training at UCSF (SFGH Primary Care Internal Medicine; Clinical Infectious Diseases; and Traineeship in AIDS Prevention Studies, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies).