Dr. Elad Ziv is a primary care doctor and a specialist in internal medicine.
Ziv's research focuses on the genetic epidemiology (how inherited factors play a role in disease) of breast cancer and other age-related diseases. He also studies groups of mixed ethnicity to understand the relationship between environmental and genetic risk factors in explaining differences in cancer incidence.
Ziv earned his medical degree and completed a residency in internal medicine at UCSF. He completed a fellowship in internal medicine at the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Health Care System and later the UCSF general internal medicine research fellowship.