Dr. Dana Rohde received her P.h.D. from the University of California – San Francisco before becoming a faculty member at UCSF with a joint appointment between the Departments of Anatomy and Physiology. She has directed and taught the Organs Block since 2001, and in Fall 2016 she will direct the Airways, Blood and Circulation Block. She directs all activities of the course and curriculum development. Dr. Rohde has mentored UCSF graduate students and faculty, and has developed small mentoring groups for 1st- and 2nd-year medical students to focus on specific topics for their boards.
Dr. Rohde is a member of the American Association of Anatomists and the American Association of Clinical Anatomists. She holds numerous teaching awards for both the School of Medicine and the School of Pharmacy including Deans Recognition for Excellence in Teaching for the School of Pharmacy in both 2015 and 2016.