Elisabeth Wilson, MD, MPH, MS-HPEd

Co-Investigator

Elisabeth Wilson is the Chair of Family Medicine at Maine Medical Center. Before moving to Maine in the summer of 2017, Dr. Wilson was a Professor and Vice Chair of Education in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Wilson graduated from the combined MD/MPH program at Tufts University School of Medicine and completed her residency training in Family Medicine at UCSF. After a three-year health services research fellowship, Dr. Wilson joined the UCSF faculty in 2005. In addition to her role as Vice Chair of Education, she was also a Dean’s Diversity Leader for UCSF’s Difference Matter Initiative, the Co-Director of the Family Medicine Faculty Development Fellowship, and the Co-Director Primary Care Leadership Academy. From 2005-2013, Dr. Wilson was the Program Director for UCSF’s Program in Medical Education for the Urban Underserved (PRIME-US), a longitudinal track for medical students from diverse backgrounds interested in working with urban underserved populations. Dr. Wilson’s research focuses on health care disparities, workforce diversity and medical education. Dr. Wilson sees patients at the Maine Medical Partner’s Family Medicine Center in Portland, one of the department’s residency and medical student teaching sites.

Dr. Wilson leads the integration of iPACE™ principles in the outpatient setting, specifically with the Family Medicine Residency program.