Dr. Heather Hervey-Jumper Appointed Director of PRIME-US Program

July 20, 2022 | By Cora Palmer
Dr. Heather Hervey-Jumper

Dr. Heather Hervey-Jumper

The UCSF School of Medicine recently announced that Heather Hervey-Jumper, MD, has been named the Director of the Program in Medical Education for the Urban Underserved (PRIME-US), effective August 1, 2022.

Dr. Hervey-Jumper. an associate professor of anesthesia and perioperative care, is committed to medical education and believes in the potential of UCSF to produce impactful and dynamic physicians to care for the underserved in our communities. Since 2018, she has served as a confidential medical student career advisor, and has mentored medical students as a Bridges Curriculum Coach since 2020. In 2021, Dr. Hervey-Jumper received the Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators Excellence in Teaching Award, a peer-nominated award for teachers that create an encouraging and intellectually stimulating environment that promotes critical thinking and learning.

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