Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
Editor in Chief, Journal of the American Medical Association and JAMA Network
Bibbins-Domingo is the first person of color, and the second woman, to serve as the top editor of JAMA. Bibbins-Domingo is a general internist and cardiovascular disease epidemiologist. She is also a national leader in the prevention of health disparities: Before joining JAMA, she was the inaugural vice dean of population health and health equity at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine and chair of the department of epidemiology and biostatistics at UCSF. She co-founded the school’s Center for Vulnerable Populations at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, which generates research to advance health equity and to reduce health disparities in the Bay Area and nationally.