Faculty ProfilesLeslie Sheu, MD
1545 Divisadero Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Leslie Sheu, MD is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). She completed medical school and residency at UCSF, and served as a chief resident at Moffitt-Long Hospital prior to joining faculty as a Clinician Educator.
Dr. Sheu has an active primary care practice at Mount Zion, where she also precepts residents and PISCES third year medical students. She additionally practices in the Screening and Acute Care Center and attends on the inpatient teaching service at Moffitt-Long Hospital. She strives to provide safe, patient-centered care. She has particular interests in transitions of care across settings, quality improvement, interprofessional and interdisciplinary collaboration, as well as in end-of-life care.
Outside of her clinical work, she directs the clinical microsystems clerkship for the new Bridges curriculum for medical students within the Division of General Internal Medicine (http://meded.ucsf.edu/bridges). She has a passion for teaching, mentoring, and conducting research related to medical education.
Education and Training
|Location||Degree or Training||Specialty||Date|
|University of California, San Francisco||Residency||Internal Medicine||2015|
|University of California, San Francisco||M.D.||Medicine||2012|
Medical education, end-of-life care, interprofessional/interdisciplinary collaboration, mentoring, quality improvement, transitions of careAwards and Honors
Henry J. Kaiser Award for Excellence in Teaching Nominee, University of California, San Francisco, 2015
Essential Core Teaching Award Nominee, University of California, San Francisco, 2015
Core Clerkship Teaching Award Recipient, University of California, San Francisco, 2014
Gold-Headed Cane Recipient, University of California, San Francisco, 2012
Alpha Omega Alpha, University of California, San Francisco, 2012
University Medalist, University of California, Berkeley, 2008
Recent Articles (19)
Sheu L, O'Sullivan PS, Aagaard EM, Tad-Y D, Harrell HE, Kogan JR, Nixon J, Hollander H, Hauer KE. How Residents Develop Trust in Interns: A Multi-Institutional Mixed-Methods Study. Acad Med. 2016 Oct; 91(10):1406-1415.
Sheu L, O'Brien B, O'Sullivan PS, Kwong A, Lai CJ. Systems-based practice learning opportunities in student-run clinics: a qualitative analysis of student experiences. Acad Med. 2013 Jun; 88(6):831-6.
Ouyang D, Yuan N, Sheu L, Lau G, Chen C, Lai CJ. Community health education at student-run clinics leads to sustained improvement in patients' hepatitis B knowledge. J Community Health. 2013 Jun; 38(3):471-9.
Sheu L, Lai CJ, Coelho AD, Lin LD, Zheng P, Hom P, Diaz V, O'Sullivan PS. Impact of student-run clinics on preclinical sociocultural and interprofessional attitudes: a prospective cohort analysis. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Aug; 23(3):1058-72.
Sheu LC, Zheng P, Coelho AD, Lin LD, O'Sullivan PS, O'Brien BC, Yu AY, Lai CJ. Learning through service: student perceptions on volunteering at interprofessional hepatitis B student-run clinics. J Cancer Educ. 2011 Jun; 26(2):228-33.
Shui W, Petzold CJ, Redding A, Liu J, Pitcher A, Sheu L, Hsieh TY, Keasling JD, Bertozzi CR. Organelle membrane proteomics reveals differential influence of mycobacterial lipoglycans on macrophage phagosome maturation and autophagosome accumulation. J Proteome Res. 2011 Jan 7; 10(1):339-48.
Sheu LC, Toy BC, Kwahk E, Yu A, Adler J, Lai CJ. A model for interprofessional health disparities education: student-led curriculum on chronic hepatitis B infection. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 May; 25 Suppl 2:S140-5.
Shui W, Gilmore SA, Sheu L, Liu J, Keasling JD, Bertozzi CR. Quantitative proteomic profiling of host-pathogen interactions: the macrophage response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis lipids. J Proteome Res. 2009 Jan; 8(1):282-9.
Shui W, Sheu L, Liu J, Smart B, Petzold CJ, Hsieh TY, Pitcher A, Keasling JD, Bertozzi CR. Membrane proteomics of phagosomes suggests a connection to autophagy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Nov 4; 105(44):16952-7.