Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Vice Chief of Clinical Activities, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy & Sleep Medicine
Associate Director, Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship Program
Dr. Lorri Leard received her undergraduate degree from Stanford University and her M.D. from the University of California San Diego. After completing her Internal Medicine residency at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, she came to the University of California San Francisco for her Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship. She completed an additional subspecialty fellowship in Lung Transplantation at the University of California San Francisco and joined the faculty in 2006. She pursued further training in medical education in the UCSF Teaching Scholars program and was selected to join the Academy of Medical Educators in 2011.
Her major academic interests include Lung Transplantation, Interventional Bronchoscopy, and Lung Cancer. She cares for patients on the Lung Transplant and Pulmonary Consult services at UCSF Moffitt-Long Hospital, and sees patients at the Mt. Zion Comprehensive Cancer Center. She also co-directs the UCSF Lung Cancer Screening Program.
Dr. Leard represents UCSF to several national and international organizations including chairing an item writing committee for the National Board of Medical Educators, serving on the Program Committee for the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, and as a member of the Lung Cancer Screening committee for the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.