Christina Mangurian, MD, MAS

Vice Chair for Diversity, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Institute for Neurosciences, UCSF

Dr. Christina Mangurian is the Vice Chair of Diversity within the Department of Psychiatry at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. Dr. Mangurian actively works to facilitate research on the integration of psychiatric and primary care. She is a Latina community psychiatrist dedicated to reducing healthcare disparities among ethnically diverse populations with severe mental illness (e.g., schizophrenia, bipolar disorder). Her current funding includes a K23 from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), an R03 from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) and an R01 from National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). 



Dr. Mangurian’s current research focuses on the medical care of people with severe mental illnesses, particularly among those with diabetes. The PReMIUM Collaborative (, run by Dr. Mangurian, includes studies on integrating behavioral health in primary care (CRANIUM), Women’s mental health, and psychosocial support for caregivers during pediatric medical trauma.