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Steven Schroeder, M.D., is a Distinguished Professor of Health and Health Care, Department of Medicine, at the University of California, San Francisco where he also directs the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center.  The center is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the American Legacy Foundation.   The center is dedicated to working with leaders of American health profession organizations and health care institutions to increase the rate at which patients who smoke are offered help to quit.

Dr. Schroeder has published extensively with over 300 publications in the fields of clinical medicine, health care financing and organization, prevention, public health and the workforce.  He currently serves on numerous health care boards and has received six honorary doctoral degrees and numerous awards.

Alternate website:  http://dgim.ucsf.edu/about/schroeder.html