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UCSF

ObGyn&RS

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Gynecologic Subspecialties

George F. Sawaya, MD
George F. Sawaya, MD

Gynecology and Clinical Research
Professor

Robert B. Domush MD Endowed Chair in Obstetric and Gynecologic Education

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Contact Information

Mailing Address: 550 16th Street, 7th floor
San Francisco, CA. 94143
Academic Fax: 415-353-9509
Academic Assistants: 415-353-7193; 415-353-2081

Research/Clinical Interests

Dr. Sawaya’s main research program is in cervical cancer screening with particular interest in novel population-based strategies. He is the director of the Colposcopy and Cervical Dysplasia Clinic at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. Dr. Sawaya's clinical services include colposcopy, cytology follow-up, on-site cryotherapy, consultation, and referral for other surgical services related to cervical dysplasia.

Education/Training

Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
1996 University of California, San Francisco Fellowship Clinical Research Methods, Epidemiology & Biostatistics
1990-1994 University of California, San Francisco Residency Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
1990 Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN M.D. Medicine
1985 Hendrix College, Conway, AR B.A. Chemistry

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2015-2016 Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
2005-2016 Outstanding Resident Teaching Award for Exceptional Achievements, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
2010 Kaiser Awards for Excellence, University of California, San Francisco
2007 Academic Senate Distinction in Teaching Award, University of California, San Francisco
2003 Exceptional Education Contributions Award, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
2000 Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Excellence in Teaching Award
1998 Teaching Award, University of California, San Francisco Medical School Class of 2000 "Excellence in Small Group Instruction"
1997 The Rhonda Goldman Research Award, Mount Zion Health Systems