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Andrea Jackson
Andrea V. Jackson, MD, MAS

Obstetrics, Gynecology and Family Planning
Department Chair

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

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

2356 Sutter Street, J-140
San Francisco, CA 94143

Clinic Location: Mt. Zion, Berkeley Outpatient Center
Clinic Phone: (415) 353-3400
Clinic Fax: 415-353-9551

Research/Clinical Interests

Dr. Andrea Jackson is an obstetrician and gynecologist who specializes in providing Black-identifying patients with reproductive health care that meets the needs of the whole person. She also specializes in complex contraception and abortion services, with a particular focus on caring for women who have chronic illnesses. She was formerly chief of the obstetrics, gynecology and gynecologic subspeciality division at UCSF and is currently the Chair of the Department.  Read about her work with Black Birthing Families here


Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
2013 University of California, San Francisco Fellowship Family Planning
2013 University of California, San Francisco M.A.S. Clinical Research
2011 Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Residency Obstetrics and Gynecology
2007 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA M.D. Medicine
2001 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY B.S. Agriculture, Biological, and Environmental Engineering

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2023 Academic Senate Distinction in Mentoring Award, University of California, San Francisco
2018 Alpha Omega Alpha Faculty Inductee - Chosen by the UCSF graduating AOA class of 2018
2015 Outstanding Faculty Award in Medical Student Teaching, University of California, San Francisco
2013 Outstanding Teaching Award for Excellent Evaluations, University of California, San Francisco
2009-2013 Outstanding Teacher in Obstetrics and Gynecology Award, Harvard Medical School
2011 Residency "Humanism Award", Brigham and Women's Hospital
2011 Midwifery Consultant Award, Brigham and Women's Hospital