Danielle Hessler Jones, PhD
University of California, San Francisco
Dr. Jones is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. Her research program focuses on connections between an individual’s emotional, social, and greater contextual experiences with their engagement in health behaviors and physical health. Dr. Jones has collaborated with Dr. Gottlieb across several projects focused on screening and addressing social determinants of health in pediatric primary care and emergency room settings, including a multi-site randomized control trial of a navigator delivered screening and intervention program. In addition, Dr. Jones is actively working to integrate a social needs screening and resource referral program into her existing behavior change intervention programs across twelve community health centers in the Bay Area.