Surgery Websites
Department of Surgery »  Faculty »  Department of Surgery at ZSFG »  Tasce Bongiovanni, M.D.
Tasce Bongiovanni, M.D., MPP, MHS

Tasce Bongiovanni, M.D., MPP, MHS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

Contact Information

Open Popup

Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA. BSC, Accounting. 2003

University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, MD 2010

Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, MA, MPP 2010

Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, MHS 2015 

  • University of California San Francisco, Intern, General Surgery, 2012-2013
  • University of California San Francisco, Resident, General Surgery, 2013-2016
  • University of California San Francisco, Chief Resident, General Surgery, 2016-2017
  • University of California San Francisco, Surgical Critical Care Clinical Fellow, 2017-2018
  • University of California San Francisco, Trauma and Emergency Surgery Clinical Fellow, 2018-2019
  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care
  • Health Services Research
  • Native American Health
  • Underserved Communities

Tasce Bongiovanni, MD, MPP is an assistant professor in the Division of General Surgery. She serves as an acute care surgeon and surgical critical care intensivist at UCSF Parnassus, and trauma surgeon at Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG). 

Dr. Bongiovanni earned her BS in Commerce from Santa Clara University and a Master's in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Dr. Bongiovanni has deep roots at UCSF spanning more than a decade. She earned her MD at UCSF, and then stayed on to complete her General Surgery Residency here, followed by fellowships in Surgical Critical Care and Trauma Surgery at UCSF/ZSFG. As a research resident, she was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar at the Yale University School of Medicine. Recently, she was named as a recipient of a Learning Health Systems NIH K12 Grant and a 2019 John A. Watson Faculty Scholar Award. 

Watson's Faculty Scholars, Dean's Diversity Award
UCSF School of Medicine
2019 - 2021
Phyllis J. Nusz- Maurice Galante, MD Scholarship Award
UCSF Department of Surgery
2010 - 2011
Data provided by UCSF Profiles, powered by CTSI
  • Delivery of Surgical Care to Vulnerable Populations During the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Sponsor:
    Sponsor ID:
    Funding Period:
    Sep 2020
    -
    Sep 2021
    Co-Investigator
  • Is There More to Opioid Prescribing Than Pain? Examining Associations Between Social Determinants of Health and Opioid Prescribing Using UCSF Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Data
    Sponsor:
    Sponsor ID:
    Funding Period:
    Sep 2020
    -
    Aug 2021
    Co-Principal Investigator
  • UCSF Learning Health System K12 Career Development Program
    Sponsor:
    Sponsor ID:
    Funding Period:
    Jul 2019
    -
    Jul 2021
    K Scholar
  • Surgical Care for Benign Gallbladder Disease During COVID-19: Operational Barriers and Areas for Intervention at a Safety-Net Hospital
    Sponsor:
    Sponsor ID:
    Funding Period:
    Oct 2020
    -
    Jun 2021
    Co-Investigator
  • What’s Behind Disparities in Pain Management? Using Natural Language Processing (NLP) to Map Social Determinants of Health (SDH) to Opioid Prescribing, Misuse/OUD, Screening and Treatment Using UCSF Electronic Health Record (EHR) Data
    Sponsor:
    Sponsor ID:
    Funding Period:
    Jun 2020
    -
    May 2021
    Co-Investigator
MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS FROM A TOTAL OF 32
Data provided by UCSF Profiles, powered by CTSI
  1. Bongiovanni T, Kim SP, Kim A, Killelea B, Gross C. Is there variation in private payor payments to cancer surgeons? A cross-sectional study in the USA. BMJ Open. 2020 Oct 05; 10(10):e035438. View in PubMed
  2. Sophia Hernandez, Rebecca Menza, Yeranui Ledesma, Elizabeth Collens Wick, Deborah Michelle Stein, Tasce Bongiovanni. Drug Screening: Are We Doing What We Should?. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2020 Oct 1; 231(4):e235. View in PubMed
  3. Tasce Bongiovanni, Elizabeth Marie Lancaster, Yeranuí Ledesma, Evans Whitaker, Elaine Allen, Andrew Auerbach, Elizabeth Collens Wick. NSAIDs and Surgical Bleeding: What’s the Bottom Line?. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2020 Oct 1; 231(4):e30-e31. View in PubMed
  4. Conroy PC, Colley A, Bongiovanni T, Chang TT, Harris H. Jejunal prolapse and incarceration following feeding tube exchange. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Sep 09. View in PubMed
  5. Collins C, Mahuron K, Bongiovanni T, Lancaster E, Sosa JA, Wick E. Stress and the Surgical Resident in the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Surg Educ. 2020 Jul 25. View in PubMed
  6. View All Publications
  1. Bongiovanni, T. Kim, S. Kim, A. Killelea, B. Gross, C. Variation in Private Payer Payments to Cancer Surgeons. Oral Presentation at: American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress. Washington, D.C.
  2. Bongiovanni, T. Ranasinghe, I. Krumholz, H. Ross, J. Unplanned Hospital Admissions after Same-Day
  3. Surgery. Oral Presentation at: American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress. Washington, D.C.
  4. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Trompeta, J.A. Knowledge and Spirituality Surrounding Organ Donation in the Native American Community. Oral Presentation at UCSF Transplant Symposium 2016: Building Bridges to Excellence. San Francisco, CA. Sept 2016.
  5. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Trompeta, J.A. The Effect of Families on Organ Donation Among Native Americans. Poster Presentation at: American Transplant Congress. Boston, MA. 2016
  6. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Trompeta, J.A. Nunez-Smith, M. Understanding Organ Donation among Urban Native Americans. Oral Presentation at: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar National Meeting. Seattle, WA. 2015.
  7. Bongiovanni, T. Yeo, H. Sosa, JA. Long, T. Rosenthal, M. Berg, D. Curry, L. Nunez-Smith, M. Structural and Cultural Factors Leading to Attrition from Surgical Residency: Real-life Experiences from Those who Left. Oral Presentation at: Association of Women Surgeons/American College of Surgeons National Conference. Chicago, IL. 2015.
  8. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Lucas, G. Trompeta, J.A. Nunez-Smith, M. Attitudes, Beliefs and Knowledge about Organ Donation in the Native Community. Poster presentation at: American Transplant Congress. Philadelphia, PA. 2015. Awarded "Poster of Distinction."
  9. Bongiovanni, T. Kim, S. Kim, A. Killelea, B. Gross, C. Variation in surgeon payment for cancer resection. Oral Presentation at: University of California, San Francisco, Department of Surgery Resident Research Symposium. 2015.
  10. Long, T. Bongiovanni, T. Dashevsky, M. Halim, A. Ross, J. Fogerty, R. Silvestri, M. Impact of laboratory price display on resident attitudes and knowledge about costs. Oral presentation at: Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 2015. Winner: #1 Research Project of Meeting.
  11. Bongiovanni, T. Yeo, H. Sosa, JA. Long, T. Rosenthal, M. Berg, D. Curry, L. Nunez-Smith, M. Structural and Cultural Factors Leading to Attrition from Surgical Residency: Real-life Experiences from Those who Left. Poster Presentation at: Association of American Medical Colleges, Workforce Conference. Alexandria, VA. 2015.
  12. Long, T. Bongiovanni, T. Dashevsky, M. Halim, A. Ross, J. Fogerty, R. Silvestri, M. Impact of laboratory price display on resident attitudes and knowledge about costs. Oral presentation at: Society of General Internal Medicine. New England Regional Meeting. Boston, MA. 2015.
  13. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Lucas, G. Trompeta, J.A. Nunez-Smith, M. Attitudes, Beliefs and Knowledge about Organ Donation in the Native Community. Poster presented at: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program National Meeting. New Orleans, LA. 2014.
  14. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Lucas, G. Trompeta, J. Nunez-Smith, M. Cultural Attitudes, Beliefs and Knowledge about Organ Donation and Transplantation in Indian Country. Poster acceptance for: UCSF Health Disparities Symposium. San Francisco, CA. 2014.
  15. Bongiovanni T, Clark A, Garnett E, Heyman M. Impact of Gluten-Free Camp for Children and Adolescents with Celiac Disease. Poster presentation at: Pediatric Academic Societies Conference. Baltimore, MD. 2009.
  16. Bongiovanni, T. Trihn, K. Ravikumar, D. Lobby Day Results and Lessons. Poster presentation at: American Medical Student Association. National Conference. Chicago, IL. 2006.
View all

 

Site Directory
    X