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ObGyn&RS

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Gynecologic Subspecialties

Tami Rowen, MD, MS UCSF Department of ObGyn & RS
Tami Rowen, MD, MS

Obstetrics, Gynecology and Gynecologic Surgery
Assistant Professor

If you are a patient, please do not contact this physician by email without her prior expressed consent due to confidentiality concerns.

Contact Information

Practice Location: 2356 Sutter Street, J-140
San Francisco, CA 94143
Practice Locations: Mission Bay: UCSF Ron Conway Family Gateway Medical Building; Mt. Zion
Practice Phone: 415/885-7788
Fax: 415/353-9509
Academic Assistants: 415/353-7193; 415/353-2081

Research/Clinical Interests

Dr. Rowen is a general obstetrician and gynecologist with a clinical and research focus on sexual health and gynecologic care for women with disabilities as well as women with cancer. She is an international expert in sexual health, serving as the Education Chair for the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health and as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Sexual Medicine. She has also conducted several studies on family planning as well as safe motherhood in developing countries.

As a generalist, Dr. Rowen also provides routine prenatal care, family planning services as well as management of routine and complex gynecologic conditions, including surgical services and office treatment for conditions ranging from abnormal uterine bleeding, fibroids, adnexal masses, cervical dysplasia and endometriosis.

Read a UCSF Health Q&A with Dr. Rowen here.

Education/Training

Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
2003 University of California, Berkeley BA Interdisciplinary Studies: "Social Construction of Health and Illness"
2007 University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health MS Health and Medical Sciences
2009 University of California, San Francisco MD Medicine
2013 University of California, San Francisco Residency Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
2013 University of California, San Francisco Certificate of Completion Clinical Translational Sciences Pathway

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2010 UC San Francisco Krevens Award for Clinical Excellence
2008 UC San Francisco Social and Behavioral Sciences Clerkship Innovation Award. "A Life Worth Living", special medical student education session on the ethics of prenatal testing and end-of-life decision making
2008 Global Health Education Consortium, University of California, Davis - special poster award
2007 9th Bixby International Health Conference, UC Berkeley - 2nd place in student poster session
2006 UC Berkeley Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award
2005 Bixby Summer Research Fellowship for Family Planning and Maternal Health