Ron Goldschmidt, MD, is Professor and Vice-Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at UCSF. He provides primary care for adults, children, and families in the Family Health Center at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, where he also attends on the Family Medicine Inpatient Service. Dr. Goldschmidt received the 2005 Kaiser Award for Excellence in teaching from the UCSF student body. Dr. Goldschmidt is director of the national Clinician Consultation Center (Warmline, PEPline, PrEPline, Perinatal HIV Hotline, and Substance Use Warmline), which provides advice to clinicians on HIV/AIDS management, occupational and non-occupational exposures to bloodborne pathogens, indications and implementation of pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV-uninfected persons, prevention of perinatal HIV transmission, and managing substance use. Dr. Goldschmidt has served as a member of national advisory and review committees, presented more than 200 lectures and workshops nationally on HIV and STIs, and has more than 100 publications in the medical literature.
Dr Goldschmidt was not compensated for his work on this initiative.