Business & Finance

The Department of Medicine Business and Finance unit oversees the administrative functions of the Department’s division at the Parnassus/Mt. Zion, VAMC and ZSFG sites.

The unit is responsible for budgetary and financial management of the clinical enterprise for the Department’s Parnassus/Mt. Zion and Mission Bay campuses. In addition, the unit manages the design and development of all financial information systems and applications for the Department.

Associate Chair for Finance, Michael Chen, leads the Business & Finance office within the Department of Medicine in the management of all financial operations relations to the clinical enterprise, Central Administration and it annual revenue, expenditures, including preparation of financial statements, Central Administration payroll and purchasing, and oversight for state funding and outside activities.

Our team

Please contact our office at the following campus locations. 

Main Office

Name Email address Phone
Michael Chen
Associate Chair for Finance
[email protected] 415-476-1425
Ka Man Leung
Director of Finance
[email protected] 415-502-7368
Kapo Tam
[email protected]  
Kris Jong
Assistant Controller
[email protected] 415-502-0653
Pat Wirattigowit
Research Administrative Team Lead
[email protected] 415-514-0567
Clement Cheng
Financial Analyst
[email protected]  
Sarah Y. Lee
[email protected] 415-502-8402

ZSFG Office

ZSFG Central Administration Email address Phone Location Box
Christine Khuu
Associate Director of Finance and Administration
[email protected] 628-206-8667 NH, 5H19 0862
Kapo Tam
Budget Manager
[email protected] 206-8952 NH, 5H8 0862
Karen Lau
Finance Analyst
[email protected] 206-5802 NH, 5H22 0862​​​​

VAMC Office

Name Email Phone
Nelson Sierra, MS
Business Manager, Medical Service
[email protected] 415-221-4810
x 24553
Maxine Davis
Director of Finance & Administration, UCSF/SFVA
[email protected] 831-205-3150
Gabriel Ibarra

UCSF Human Resources and Education Officer

[email protected] 415-340-0344