Esteban Burchard, M.D., M.P.H.
Esteban González Burchard received his M.D. degree from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed clinical training in Internal Medicine at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine training at UCSF. Dr. Burchard also completed clinical research training at the Harvard School of Public Health and he earned a Masters of Public Health (Epidemiology) at UC Berkeley. He joined the UCSF faculty in 2001. He now directs the UCSF Pulmonary Genetics Laboratory and the UCSF Center for Genes, Environments & Health. Dr. Burchard’s major academic interest centers on identifying genetic risk factors for asthma in ethnically diverse populations.