Team Members

Christine Dehlendorf, MD, MAS

Director
Professor
Vice-Chair for Research
Family and Community Medicine

As a family physician with advanced training in family planning and a Masters Degree in Clinical Research, I perform research and clinical work designed to address the family planning needs of low-income, diverse populations. My research program focuses on contraceptive counseling and family planning disparities.

Rachel Logan Allen, PhD, MPH

Postdoc Scholar
Family Community Medicine

Dr. Rachel Logan, PhD, MPH, CPH is a public health researcher focused on health equity, reproductive justice, and improving sexual and reproductive health care throughout the reproductive life course for historically marginalized communities, particularly Black women. She is interested in using structurally informed frameworks to uncover the root causes of persistent inequities in sexual and reproductive health. Dr. Logan earned her PhD in public health with a concentration in Community and Family Health from the College of Public Health at the University of South Florida.

April Bell, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Family Community Medicine

Dr. Bell is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine (FCM) in the School of Medicine at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). Prior to joining FCM, she was a postdoctoral scholar with the Preterm Birth Initiative at UCSF.

Evelyn Garcia

Clinical Research Coordinator
Family Community Medicine

Lindsey Gibson, MPH

Senior Project Manager
M_FCM-FamMed-ZSFG-Programs

Lindsey (pronouns: she/her or they/them) is a Senior Project Manager within the Person-Centered Reproductive Health Program (PCRHP). Their work focuses on improving quality in contraceptive care, through measurement of patient experience and self-identified need for services. Lindsey has a background in public health and has worked across various reproductive justice issue areas, including: birth justice, prenatal care quality improvement, gender-based violence support programs, and self-managed abortion organizing.

Sonja Goetsch-Avila, BA

Project Coordinator
M_FCM-FamMed-ZSFG-Programs

Rebecca Kriz, MS, RN

Program Director
Family and Community Medicine

Beckie (she/her), Program Director for PCRHP, has 18 years of Reproductive Health research experience implementing complex research projects designed to improve the health and wellbeing of all people in need of reproductive services, particularly those who experience the greatest health disparities. She is an RN with an MS in Nursing focusing on Health Policy from UCSF. Her current projects include the implementation of the Person-Centered Contraceptive Counseling (PCCC) measure and electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs) alongside QI efforts in large Community Health Centers.

Sarah Riordan, MPH

Senior Project Manager
Family and Community Medicine

Shashi Sarnaik

Research Project Manager
Family and Community Medicine

Whitney Wilson

Project Director
Family and Community Medicine

Erin Wingo, MPH, BA

Senior Project Manager
Family Community Medicine