Marie Rinaldi is a nurse practitioner who specializes in digestive system cancers and lymphomas, cancers that start from a mutation in lymphocytes (one of the infection-fighting white blood cells). She is certified in cancer care as well as in caring for older adults in an acute care setting. She also has training in palliative care, with an emphasis on optimizing quality of life and integrating best practice and compassion into each aspect of treatment.
Rinaldi earned a bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of San Francisco, followed by a master's degree in nursing from UCSF.
Outside of work, Rinaldi enjoys hiking and spending time with family and friends.
UCSF, MS, Nursing, 1991