Lisa Winston MD

Professor, University of California, San Francisco

Lisa Winston, MD is Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Medicine, at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). She is the Vice Chief, Inpatient Medical Services and Hospital Epidemiologist at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.

Dr. Winston works with the California Emerging Infections Program as the California Principal Investigator for a multi-site Clostridium difficile surveillance supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She is a member of the steering group for the CDC’s Healthcare-Associated Infections Community Interface.

Dr. Winston has a long-standing interest in graduate and undergraduate medical education and is a member of UCSF’s Academy of Medical Educators. She was selected as a member of the UCSF Department of Medicine Council of Master Clinicians. Dr. Winston served as a member of IDSA’s Education Committee and as a member of the Education Committee Panel for the SHEA/CDC Outbreak Response Training Program.

Dr. Winston is frequently invited to be the discussant at Clinical Problem Solving (CPS) educational sessions in a variety of settings. For several years, she has served as a panelist for the Challenging Cases in Infectious Diseases session at IDWeek.