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George F. Sawaya


Obstetrician and gynecologist
Doctor, cancer researcher and teacher

Dr. George Sawaya is an obstetrician and gynecologist. He is the director of Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center's cervical dysplasia clinic.

Sawaya's main research interest is in cervical cancer screening. He has specific interests in screening older women, issues of cost-effectiveness and cost-utility, and new approaches to population-based screening.

Sawaya earned his medical degree at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at UCSF, followed by a fellowship in the UCSF Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Sawaya is a lecturer as well as author or coauthor of book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals.

  • Education

    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine , 1990

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1994

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 1996

  • Board Certifications

    Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

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