Medical Director of Whole Person Integrated Care: Street Medicine, Shelter Health, and Urgent Care
Barry Zevin MD is medical director of Street Medicine and Shelter Health, San Francisco Department of Public Health. He also serves as medical director of SFDPH Transgender Health Services. He has 25 years of experience as a healthcare for the homeless physician in San Francisco. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Addiction Medicine. His special interests include healthcare for homeless people, comprehensive healthcare for people who use substances, transgender healthcare, HIV and Hepatitis C disease, and harm reduction addiction medicine. He is Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at University of California San Francisco School of Medicine. Dr. Zevin has provided leadership for many innovative SFDPH projects including the current low barrier buprenorphine project to improve access to treatment for addiction disorders for individuals experiencing homelessness.