Faculty ProfilesChristina Mangurian, MD, MAS
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
Dr. Mangurian is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at UCSF School of Medicine and the UCSF Department of Psychiatry's Vice Chair of Diversity. Dr. Mangurian founded and directs the UCSF Program of Research on Mental health Integration among Underserved and Minority populations (PReMIUM) which is based at CVP (http://integration.ucsf.edu/).
Dr. Mangurian is a community psychiatrist whose NIH-funded research program focuses on improving diabetes screening of people with severe mental illness (e.g., schizophrenia, bipolar disorder), particularly among underserved minority populations. As part of her NIMH-funded Career Development Award (Improving metabolic screening in diverse severely mentally ill populations), she has partnered with the San Francisco Health Network to determine the feasibility of implementation of the CRANIUM intervention in a community health clinic to increase diabetes screening and treatment in people with severe mental illness. The CRANIUM intervention is a Culturally competent community mental health clinic transformation that includes a Registry and reminders for laboratory tests, Advice to get testing, peer Navigators to obtain laboratory tests, leveraging Information technology to provide primary care eConsultations, Umbrella of services, and Medication management by psychiatrists. Dr. Mangurian has a successful track record in implementation in the public sector, most notably being her work as a Special Coordinator for the Medical Director of the New York State Office of Mental Health to implement health screening of 15,000 outpatients served within the New York State public mental health system (Mangurian et al., 2010). With her current NIDDK-funded grant (Diabetes screening and care received by the mentally ill in an integrated system), Dr. Mangurian has partnered with Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research to leverage Kaiser's tremendous EHR to examine patient-, provider- and clinic-level variables that might influence diabetes care in this vulnerable population.
In addition to her research experience, Dr. Mangurian is the Director and co-Founder of the UCSF Public Psychiatry Fellowship at San Francisco General Hospital. This was the first Public Psychiatry Fellowship in California, and the only one nationally to have a formal mental health services research component. Dr. Mangurian also serves as the Chair of the American Psychiatric Association's Council on Minority Mental Health and Health Disparities.
Dr. Mangurian received her BA in Biology from Reed College. She graduated AOA from the UCSF School of Medicine, and completed her Psychiatry Residency and Chief Residency at Columbia University. She also completed the Columbia University Public Psychiatry Fellowship. Dr. Mangurian joined the faculty at UCSF Department of Psychiatry at Zuckerberg San Francisco General in 2009. She joined the faculty of the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations in 2014. She received a UCSF Master's Degree in Clinical Research, with Implementation Science Track coursework, in 2015.
Education and Training
|Location||Degree or Training||Specialty||Date|
|University of California, San Francisco||MAS in Clinical Research||Implementation Science Track||2015|
|University of California, San Francisco||M.D.||Medicine||2003|
Awards and Honors
Forum on Excellence and Innovation through Diversity in the STEM Workforce, White House, 2015
Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar Awardee, AAMC, 2010
UCSF Dean's Diversity Fund: John A. Watson Faculty Scholar, UCSF, 2015
Related Web Sites
- Center for Vulnerable Populations at SFGH
- UCSF Department of Psychiatry Diversity Committee
In the News
- 'Hey Siri, I’m Depressed': Can Smartphones Answer the Call for Help? (Mar 14, 2016)
- New study: Despite high risk, patients with severe mental illness rarely tested for diabetes (Nov 09, 2015)
- UCSF Psychiatry gathers to celebrate diversity at inaugural event (Jul 23, 2015)
- Mangurian accepts position as first LPPI Director of Diversity (Jun 26, 2015)
- UCSF Psychiatry heads north of the border for the 168th APA Annual Meeting (May 11, 2015)
Recent Articles (36)
Adesoye T, Mangurian C, Choo EK, Girgis C, Sabry-Elnaggar H, Linos E. Perceived Discrimination Experienced by Physician Mothers and Desired Workplace Changes: A Cross-sectional Survey. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Jul 01; 177(7):1033-1036.
Mangurian C, Cournos F, Schillinger D, Vittinghoff E, Creasman JM, Lee B, Knapp P, Fuentes-Afflick E, Dilley JW. Low Rates of HIV Testing Among Adults With Severe Mental Illness Receiving Care in Community Mental Health Settings. Psychiatr Serv. 2017 Jan 17; appips201600248.
Lee CM, Mangurian C, Tieu L, Ponath C, Guzman D, Kushel M. Childhood Adversities Associated with Poor Adult Mental Health Outcomes in Older Homeless Adults: Results From the HOPE HOME Study. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2016 Aug 17.
Miner AS, Milstein A, Schueller S, Hegde R, Mangurian C, Linos E. Smartphone-Based Conversational Agents and Responses to Questions About Mental Health, Interpersonal Violence, and Physical Health. JAMA Intern Med. 2016 May 1; 176(5):619-25.
Trager E, Khalili M, Masson CL, Vittinghoff E, Creasman J, Mangurian C. Hepatitis C Screening Rate Among Underserved Adults With Serious Mental Illness Receiving Care in California Community Mental Health Centers. Am J Public Health. 2016 Apr; 106(4):740-2.
Cheng JE, Shumway M, Leary M, Mangurian CV. Patient Factors Associated with Extended Length of Stay in the Psychiatric Inpatient Units of a Large Urban County Hospital. Community Ment Health J. 2016 Aug; 52(6):658-61.
Mangurian C, Newcomer JW, Vittinghoff E, Creasman JM, Knapp P, Fuentes-Afflick E, Schillinger D. Diabetes Screening Among Underserved Adults With Severe Mental Illness Who Take Antipsychotic Medications. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Dec 1; 175(12):1977-9.
Mangurian C, Shumway M, Dilley J. Mental health services research training for the next generation of leaders in the public health sector: a case study of the UCSF/SFGH Public Psychiatry Fellowship. Acad Psychiatry. 2014 Dec; 38(6):690-2.
Shackelford JR, Sirna M, Mangurian C, Dilley JW, Shumway M. Descriptive analysis of a novel health care approach: reverse colocation-primary care in a community mental health "home". Prim Care Companion CNS Disord. 2013; 15(5).
Mangurian C, Giwa F, Shumway M, Fuentes-Afflick E, Pérez-Stable EJ, Dilley JW, Schillinger D. Primary care providers' views on metabolic monitoring of outpatients taking antipsychotic medication. Psychiatr Serv. 2013 Jun; 64(6):597-9.
Parameswaran SG, Chang C, Swenson AK, Shumway M, Olfson M, Mangurian CV. Roles in and barriers to metabolic screening for people taking antipsychotic medications: a survey of psychiatrists. Schizophr Res. 2013 Feb; 143(2-3):395-6.
Le Melle S, Mangurian C, Ali OM, Giggie MA, Hadley T, Lewis ME, Runnels P, Sowers W, Steiner JL, Trujillo M, Ranz JM. Public psychiatry fellowships: a developing network of public-academic collaborations. Psychiatr Serv. 2012 Sep 1; 63(9):851-4.
Mangurian C, Chaudhry S, Capitelli L, Amiel J, Rosario F, Jackson C, Newcomer JW, Cournos F, Essock S, Barrett D, Devlin M. Implementation of a weight loss program for Latino outpatients with severe mental illness. Community Ment Health J. 2013 Apr; 49(2):150-6.
Mangurian C, Miller GA, Jackson CT, Li H, Essock SM, Sederer LI. State mental health policy: Physical health screening in state mental health clinics: the New York health indicators initiative. Psychiatr Serv. 2010 Apr; 61(4):346-8.