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Stephanie Christenson

MD MAS

Pulmonologist

About me

Dr. Stephanie Christenson cares for patients in the intensive care unit as well as patients with lung disease in the clinic.

In her research, Christenson uses gene-analyzing technologies to identify patients with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who may respond better to specific therapies based on their underlying biology.

Christenson earned her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. At UCSF, she completed a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine and a master of advanced study degree in clinical research.

Christenson is a member of the American Thoracic Society.

  • Education

    Medical College of Wisconsin, 2006

    UCSF, MAS, Clinical Research, 2015

  • Residencies

    Boston University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2009

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 2014

  • Board Certifications

    Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine/Pulmonary Disease

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