Dr. Tomás Aragón is adjunct faculty at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, and teaches Applied Epidemiology Using R. He is trained in medicine (MD, Harvard Medical School), primary care internal medicine (UCSF/SF General Hospital), clinical infectious diseases (UCSF), HIV/AIDS research fellowship (UCSF Center for AIDS Prevention Studies) and epidemiology (DrPH, UC Berkeley).
Aragón is the health officer of the city & county of San Francisco and director of the Population Health Division at the SF Department of Public Health. As health officer, he exercises leadership and legal authority to protect and promote health and equity, and as director, he directs public health services.
Aragón's passions are health equity, leadership development, collective impact and data science. He is a graduate of the UCSF/California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF) leadership program and a fellow in the Kresge Foundation Emerging Leaders in Public Health program.