Christina Mangurian, MD, MAS


Dr. Mangurian is a Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at UCSF School of Medicine and the UCSF Department of Psychiatry's Vice Chair for Diversity and Health Equity. 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 (

Dr. Mangurian is a community psychiatrist whose NIH-funded research program focuses on improving diabetes screening and HIV care of people with severe mental illness (e.g., schizophrenia, bipolar disorder), particularly among underserved minority populations.

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 prior 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. Her current NIMH-funded R01 focuses on improving the HIV care of people with schizophrenia nationally.

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, and the faculty of the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies in 2018. She received a UCSF Master's Degree in Clinical Research, with Implementation Science Track coursework, in 2015.
2017 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
MAS in Clinical Research, 2015 - Implementation Science Track, University of California, San Francisco
Residency, 2007 - Psychiatry, Columbia University
M.D., 2003 - Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
BA, 1996 - Biology, Reed College
Honors and Awards
  • UCSF Academic Senate Mentorship Award, UCSF, 2018
  • UCSF Chancellor's Award for the Advancement of Women, UCSF, 2017
  • UCSF Dean's Diversity Fund: John A. Watson Faculty Scholar, UCSF, 2015
  • Forum on Excellence and Innovation through Diversity in the STEM Workforce, White House, 2015
  • Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar Awardee, AAMC, 2010
  1. Momenzadeh A, Shumway M, Dong BJ, Dilley J, Nye J, Mangurian C. Patterns of Prescribing Antiretroviral Therapy Upon Discharge to Psychiatry Inpatients With HIV/AIDS at a Large Urban Hospital. 2020. PMID: 32885983

  2. Gold JA, Roubinov D, Jia LS, Griffith KA, Carethers JM, Mangurian C, Jagsi R. Gender Differences in Endowed Chairs in Medicine at Top Schools. 2020. PMID: 32865546

  3. Garcia ME, Goldman EL, Thomas M, Chan S, Mitsuishi F, Schillinger D, Mangurian C. Accuracy of Primary Care Medical Home Designation in a Specialty Mental Health Clinic. 2020. PMID: 32829448

  4. Sanchez C, Grzenda A, Varias A, Widge AS, Carpenter LL, McDonald WM, Nemeroff CB, Kalin NH, Martin G, Tohen M, Filippou-Frye M, Ramsey D, Linos E, Mangurian C, Rodriguez CI. Social media recruitment for mental health research: A systematic review. 2020. PMID: 32992073

  5. Alves-Bradford JM, Trinh NH, Bath E, Coombs A, Mangurian C. Mental Health Equity in the Twenty-First Century: Setting the Stage. 2020. PMID: 32773071

  6. Goldman ML, Mangurian C, Corbeil T, Wall MM, Tang F, Haselden M, Essock SM, Frimpong E, Mascayano F, Radigan M, Schneider M, Wang R, Dixon LB, Olfson M, Smith TE. Medical comorbid diagnoses among adult psychiatric inpatients. 2020. PMID: 32593912

  7. Jones RD, Miller J, Vitous CA, Krenz C, Brady KT, Brown AJ, Daumit GL, Drake AF, Fraser VJ, Hartmann KE, Hochman JS, Girdler S, Kalet AL, Libby AM, Mangurian C, Regensteiner JG, Yonkers K, Jagsi R. From Stigma to Validation: A Qualitative Assessment of a Novel National Program to Improve Retention of Physician-Scientists with Caregiving Responsibilities. 2020. PMID: 32286931

  8. Yonek J, Lee CM, Harrison A, Mangurian C, Tolou-Shams M. Key Components of Effective Pediatric Integrated Mental Health Care Models: A Systematic Review. 2020. PMID: 32150257

  9. Mensah M, Beeler W, Rotenstein L, Jagsi R, Spetz J, Linos E, Mangurian C. Sex Differences in Salaries of Department Chairs at Public Medical Schools. 2020. PMID: 32119059

  10. Van Niel MS, Bhatia R, Riano NS, de Faria L, Catapano-Friedman L, Ravven S, Weissman B, Nzodom C, Alexander A, Budde K, Mangurian C. The Impact of Paid Maternity Leave on the Mental and Physical Health of Mothers and Children: A Review of the Literature and Policy Implications. 2020. PMID: 32134836

  11. Goldman ML, Pincus HA, Mangurian C. Schizophrenia. 2020. PMID: 32023392

  12. Vance MC, Riano NS, Jagsi R, Guzman MJ, Beeler W, Linos E, Mangurian C. Assessment of Paid Childbearing and Family Leave Policies for Administrative Staff at Top US Medical Schools. 2020. PMID: 31961376

  13. Elser A, Thomas M, Tolou-Shams M, Peterson A, Seal J, Dilley J, Mangurian C. Building Skills and Creating Change in the Healthcare System Through Public Psychiatry Fellowship Capstone Projects. 2019. PMID: 31879862

  14. Hwong A, Wang K, Bent S, Mangurian C. Breast Cancer Screening in Women With Schizophrenia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. 2019. PMID: 31722645

  15. Mangurian C, Schillinger D, Newcomer JW, Vittinghoff E, Essock S, Zhu Z, Dyer W, Young-Wolff KC, Schmittdiel J. Comorbid Diabetes and Severe Mental Illness: Outcomes in an Integrated Health Care Delivery System. 2019. PMID: 31705468

  16. Jones RD, Miller J, Vitous CA, Krenz C, Brady KT, Brown AJ, Daumit GL, Drake AF, Fraser VJ, Hartmann KE, Hochman JS, Girdler S, Libby AM, Mangurian C, Regensteiner JG, Yonkers K, Jagsi R. The Most Valuable Resource Is Time: Insights from a Novel National Program to Improve Retention of Physician-Scientists with Caregiving Responsibilities. 2019. PMID: 31348060

  17. Beeler WH, Mangurian C, Jagsi R. Unplugging the Pipeline - A Call for Term Limits in Academic Medicine. 2019. PMID: 31618538

  18. Ormseth CH, Mangurian C, Jagsi R, Choo EK, Lowenstein DH, Hsia RY. Implementation of Federal Dependent Care Policies for Physician-Scientists at Leading US Medical Schools. 2019. PMID: 31609401

  19. Jones N, Niu G, Thomas M, Riano NS, Hinshaw SP, Mangurian C. Peer Specialists in Community Mental Health: Ongoing Challenges of Inclusion. 2019. PMID: 31500546

  20. Choo EK, Girgis C, Han CS, Simard JF, Adesoye T, Linos E, Mangurian C. High Prevalence of Peripartum Depression Among Physician Mothers: A Cross-Sectional Study. 2019. PMID: 31474130

  21. Gold JA, Bernstein CA, Cyrus KD, Fitelson E, Lieberman A, Mangurian C. TIME'S UP Healthcare: The Role of Mental Health. 2019. PMID: 31474127

  22. Lown EA, Banerjee A, Vittinghoff E, Dvorak CC, Hartogensis W, Melton A, Mangurian C, Hu H, Shear D, Adcock R, Morgan M, Golden C, Hecht FM. Acupressure to Reduce Treatment-Related Symptoms for Children With Cancer and Recipients of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial. 2019. PMID: 31453017

  23. Mangurian C, Scalchunes C, Yoo J, Logan B, Henderson T, Iyengar S, Smith H, Cowan MJ. Psychosocial services for primary immunodeficiency disorder families during hematopoietic cell transplantation: A descriptive study. 2018. PMID: 30223912

  24. Yoshimatsu K, Elser A, Thomas M, Dilley J, Barnes D, Ballinger A, Wozniak S, Mangurian C. Recovery-Oriented Outcomes Associated with Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics in an Urban Safety-Net Population. 2019. PMID: 31102164

  25. Mangurian C, Giwa A, Brosey E, Shumway M, Dilley J, Fuentes-Afflick E, Pérez-Stable EJ, Schillinger D. Opinions of Primary Care Clinicians and Psychiatrists on Monitoring the Metabolic Effects of Antipsychotics. 2019. PMID: 31068407

  26. Gupta K, Lisker S, Rivadeneira NA, Mangurian C, Linos E, Sarkar U. Decisions and repercussions of second victim experiences for mothers in medicine (SAVE DR MoM). 2019. PMID: 30718333

  27. Girgis C, Khatkhate G, Mangurian C. Patients as Perpetrators of Physician Sexual Harassment. 2019. PMID: 30715112

  28. Halley MC, Rustagi AS, Torres JS, Linos E, Plaut V, Mangurian C, Choo E, Linos E. Physician mothers' experience of workplace discrimination: a qualitative analysis. 2018. PMID: 30541926

  29. Magudia K, Bick A, Cohen J, Ng TSC, Weinstein D, Mangurian C, Jagsi R. Childbearing and Family Leave Policies for Resident Physicians at Top Training Institutions. 2018. PMID: 30535210

  30. Yoo J, Halley MC, Lown EA, Yank V, Ort K, Cowan MJ, Dorsey MJ, Smith H, Iyengar S, Scalchunes C, Mangurian C. Supporting caregivers during hematopoietic cell transplantation for children with primary immunodeficiency disorders. 2018. PMID: 31178019

  31. James M, Peterson A, Mangurian C. A Women's Health Clinic for a Safety-Net Inpatient Psychiatry Unit: Project PETIT. 2018. PMID: 30066614

  32. Mangurian CV, Schillinger D, Newcomer JW, Vittinghoff E, Essock SM, Zhu Z, Dyer WT, Schmittdiel JA. Diabetes and Prediabetes Prevalence by Race and Ethnicity Among People With Severe Mental Illness. 2018. PMID: 29898903

  33. Jagsi R, Jones RD, Griffith KA, Brady KT, Brown AJ, Davis RD, Drake AF, Ford D, Fraser VJ, Hartmann KE, Hochman JS, Girdler S, Libby AM, Mangurian C, Regensteiner JG, Yonkers K, Escobar-Alvarez S, Myers ER. An Innovative Program to Support Gender Equity and Success in Academic Medicine: Early Experiences From the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation's Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists. 2018. PMID: 29554690

  34. Riano NS, Linos E, Accurso EC, Sung D, Linos E, Simard JF, Mangurian C. Paid Family and Childbearing Leave Policies at Top US Medical Schools. Volume 319 of Issue 6. 2018. PMID: 29450516

  35. Mangurian C, Packman W, Riano NS, Kearney J. The need to support caregivers during pediatric bone marrow transplantation (BMT): A case report. Volume 16 of Issue 3. 2018. PMID: 29380715

  36. Mangurian C, Modlin C, Williams L, Essock S, Riano NS, Shumway M, Newcomer JW, Dilley JW, Schillinger D. A Doctor is in the House: Stakeholder Focus Groups About Expanded Scope of Practice of Community Psychiatrists. Volume 54 of Issue 5. 2017. PMID: 29185153

  37. Mangurian C, Niu GC, Schillinger D, Newcomer JW, Dilley J, Handley MA. Utilization of the Behavior Change Wheel framework to develop a model to improve cardiometabolic screening for people with severe mental illness. Volume 12 of Issue 1. 2017. PMID: 29137666

  38. Hwong AR, Mangurian C. Improving Breast Cancer Screening and Care for Women With Severe Mental Illness. Volume 35 of Issue 36. 2017. PMID: 29095679

  39. Mangurian C, Schillinger D, Newcomer JW, Vittinghoff E, Essock S, Zhu Z, Dyer W, Schmittdiel J. Diabetes Screening among Antipsychotic-Treated Adults with Severe Mental Illness in an Integrated Delivery System: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Volume 33 of Issue 1. 2017. PMID: 29090381

  40. Shumway M, Mangurian C, Carraher N, Momenzadeh A, Leary M, Lee EK, Dilley JW. Increasing HIV Testing in Inpatient Psychiatry. Volume 59 of Issue 2. 2017. PMID: 29153630

  41. Thomas M, James M, Vittinghoff E, Creasman JM, Schillinger D, Mangurian C. Mammography Among Women With Severe Mental Illness: Exploring Disparities Through a Large Retrospective Cohort Study. Volume 69 of Issue 1. 2017. PMID: 28945184

  42. Mangurian C, Niu G, Schillinger D, Newcomer JW, Gilmer T. Understanding the Cost of a New Integrated Care Model to Serve CMHC Patients Who Have Serious Mental Illness. Volume 68 of Issue 10. 2017. PMID: 28859579

  43. Mangurian C, Lee CM, Rodriguez C. Contributions of immigrants to the field of US psychiatry. Volume 4 of Issue 8. 2017. PMID: 28748796

  44. Mangurian C, Riano NS, Newcomer JW. First-Episode Schizophrenia and Diabetes Risk. Volume 74 of Issue 7. 2017. PMID: 28538958

  45. 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. Volume 177 of Issue 7. 2017. PMID: 28492824

  46. Mangurian C, Keenan W, Newcomer JW, Vittinghoff E, Creasman JM, Schillinger D. Diabetes Prevalence Among Racial-Ethnic Minority Group Members With Severe Mental Illness Taking Antipsychotics: Double Jeopardy? Volume 68 of Issue 8. 2017. PMID: 28412889

  47. James M, Thomas M, Frolov L, Riano NS, Vittinghoff E, Schillinger D, Newcomer JW, Mangurian C. Rates of Cervical Cancer Screening Among Women With Severe Mental Illness in the Public Health System. Volume 68 of Issue 8. 2017. PMID: 28412897

  48. Seal J, Lee B, Leary M, Riano N, Mangurian C. Implementation of a violence risk assessment tool on a safety-net inpatient psychiatry unit. Volume 47. 2017. PMID: 28342564

  49. Garcia ME, Schillinger D, Vittinghoff E, Creasman JM, Knapp P, Newcomer JW, Mangurian C. Nonpsychiatric Outpatient Care for Adults With Serious Mental Illness in California: Who Is Being Left Behind? Volume 68 of Issue 7. 2017. PMID: 28245706

  50. Mangurian C. Patient-Centered Medical Care in Community Mental Health Settings. Volume 68 of Issue 3. 2017. PMID: 28240148

  51. 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. Volume 68 of Issue 5. 2017. PMID: 28093055

  52. Schillinger D, Tran J, Mangurian C, Kearns C. Do Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Cause Obesity and Diabetes? Industry and the Manufacture of Scientific Controversy. Volume 165 of Issue 12. 2016. PMID: 27802504

  53. Fulford D, Tuot DS, Mangurian C. Electronic Psychiatric Consultation in Primary Care in the Safety Net. Volume 67 of Issue 10. 2016. PMID: 27691391

  54. 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. Volume 25 of Issue 2. 2016. PMID: 27544890

  55. Mangurian C, Newcomer JW, Modlin C, Schillinger D. Diabetes and Cardiovascular Care Among People with Severe Mental Illness: A Literature Review. Volume 31 of Issue 9. 2016. PMID: 27149967

  56. 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. Volume 176 of Issue 5. 2016. PMID: 26974260

  57. 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. Volume 106 of Issue 4. 2016. PMID: 26890183

  58. 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. Volume 52 of Issue 6. 2016. PMID: 26883829

  59. 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. Volume 175 of Issue 12. 2015. PMID: 26551047

  60. Hermanstyne KA, Mangurian C. Behavioral strategies to mitigate violent behavior among inpatients: a literature review. Volume 66 of Issue 5. 2015. PMID: 25930227

  61. Steiner JL, Giggie MA, Koh S, Mangurian C, Ranz JM. The evolution of public psychiatry fellowships. Volume 38 of Issue 6. 2014. PMID: 25026948

  62. Mitsuishi F, Young JQ, Leary M, Dilley J, Mangurian C. The Systems SOAP Note: A Systems Learning Tool. Volume 40 of Issue 1. 2014. PMID: 24838822

  63. 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". Volume 15 of Issue 5. 2013. PMID: 24511447

  64. Mangurian C, Sreshta N, Seligman H. Food insecurity among adults with severe mental illness. Volume 64 of Issue 9. 2013. PMID: 24026843

  65. Mangurian C, Cowan MJ. The missing vital sign. Volume 347. 2013. PMID: 23833077

  66. Cheng JE, Dilley JW, Mangurian CV. Pop-up treatment plans for the urban psychiatric emergency room. Volume 64 of Issue 7. 2013. PMID: 23821173

  67. 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. Volume 64 of Issue 6. 2013. PMID: 23728604

  68. 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. Volume 143 of Issue 2-3. 2012. PMID: 23231879

  69. 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. Volume 63 of Issue 9. 2012. PMID: 22949018

  70. 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. Volume 49 of Issue 2. 2012. PMID: 22447345

  71. Mangurian C, Goss E, Newcomer J. Metabolic screening and treatment preferences of Hispanic inpatients. Volume 61 of Issue 11. 2010. PMID: 21041360

  72. Deen SR, Mangurian C, Cabaniss DL. Points of contact: using first-person narratives to help foster empathy in psychiatric residents. Volume 34 of Issue 6. 2010. PMID: 21041467

  73. 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. Volume 61 of Issue 4. 2010. PMID: 20360272

  74. Mangurian C, Fuentes-Afflick E, Newcomer JW. Risks from antipsychotic medications in children and adolescents. Volume 303 of Issue 8. 2010. PMID: 20179279

  75. Christina Mangurian, Maya Stowe, Michael J. Devlin. Obesity Treatment for Urban, Low-Income Latinos With Severe Mental Illness. 2009. PMID:

  76. Mangurian C, Stowe M, Devlin MJ. Obesity treatment for urban, low-income Latinos with severe mental illness. Volume 60 of Issue 8. 2009. PMID: 19648206

  77. Mangurian C, Harre E, Reliford A, Booty A, Cournos F. Improving support of residents after a patient suicide: a residency case study. Volume 33 of Issue 4. 2009. PMID: 19690104

  78. Amiel JM, Mangurian CV, Ganguli R, Newcomer JW. Addressing cardiometabolic risk during treatment with antipsychotic medications. Volume 21 of Issue 6. 2008. PMID: 18852570

  79. Farr M, Rubin AI, Mangurian C, Scully B, Silvers DN, Husain S, Grossman ME, Mancini D. Late syphilis in a cardiac transplant patient. Volume 25 of Issue 3. 2005. PMID: 16507433

  80. Montini T, Mangurian C, Bero LA. Assessing the evidence submitted in the development of a workplace smoking regulation: the case of Maryland. Volume 117 of Issue 3. 2002. PMID: 12432140

  81. Bero LA, Montini T, Bryan-Jones K, Mangurian C. Science in regulatory policy making: case studies in the development of workplace smoking restrictions. Volume 10 of Issue 4. 2001. PMID: 11740023

  82. Mangurian C, Johnson RO, McMahan R, Clothier RH, Ruben LN. Expression of a Fas-like proapoptotic molecule on the lymphocytes of Xenopus laevis. Volume 64 of Issue 1. 1998. PMID: 9865599

  83. Kopp JB, Ray PE, Adler SH, Bruggeman LA, Mangurian CV, Owens JW, Eckhaus MA, Bryant JL, Klotman PE. Nephropathy in HIV-transgenic mice. 1994. PMID: 8004968