Meet our core team at UCSF

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CPR3 is led by Principal Investigator Dr. Priya Shete, Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at UCSF. Dr. Shete has assembled a multidisciplinary team with experience in research, public health policy, grants administration, and program coordination and evaluation. This UCSF-based team is working closely with CDPH experts to execute all program activities to develop and operationalize a targeted research agenda aligned to local public health needs now and in the future.  

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Priya Shete

Principal Investigator

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Alyssa Sales

Project and Policy Analyst

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Andrea Nickerson

Program Manager


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Carolyn Smith Hughes

Associate Director Evidence to Policy

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Georgina Lopez

Director of Finance and Operations

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Hilary Spindler

Program Director


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Julia Viega

Project Coordinator

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Kim Coleman-Phox

Portfolio Manager

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Matthew Brandner

Project Analyst/Administrative Officer


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Nicole Santos

Director of Research Operations

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Sally Mead

Finance Analyst

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Shelby Mayoral

Contract Management 


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Shirin Purkayastha

Equity Policy Analyst

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Taytum Sanderbeck

Communications Specialist