Jeff McKinney, FNP

Nurse practitioner

Jeff McKinney is a nurse practitioner in the Liver Disease and Liver Transplant Clinic. He manages the care of general hepatology and pre-liver transplant patients, with a focus on patients with viral hepatitis C, including those with HIV.

McKinney also has worked as a nurse practitioner managing patients with hepatitis B and liver cancer. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, he worked as a nurse in the liver, kidney and pancreas transplant programs at UCSF Medical Center.

His research focuses on the treatment of hepatitis C.

McKinney earned an undergraduate degree in nursing from Johns Hopkins University and completed a master's degree as a family nurse practitioner, with a minor in HIV, at the UCSF School of Nursing. He also has a master's degree in international relations and pacific studies from the University of California, San Diego.

He is board-certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the California Association for Nurse Practitioners.


Liver Disease and Liver Transplant
350 Parnassus Ave., Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2318
Fax: (415) 353-2407

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Liver Transplant Program
400 Parnassus Ave., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-1888
Fax: (415) 353-8917

Hours: Tuesdays, 8 a.m. – noon, and Thursdays, 1 - 4 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

  • Liver Disease

More about Jeff McKinney


Johns Hopkins University, Undergraduate degree
University of California, San Diego, International Relations, Pacific Studies
UCSF School of Nursing, Master's in Nursing

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Ryan B. Perumpail, Randy Liang, Jeffrey E. McKinney, Radhika Kumari, Glen Lutchman, Tami Daugherty, Mindie H. Nguyen, Jeffrey Glenn. Gastroenterology. Experience With Sofosbuvir-Based Antiviral Therapy in Septuagenarians and Octogenarians. 2015; 148(4):S1093.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.

This health care professional is not a member of UCSF Medical Group. Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for services.