Brett Dietz, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

I am a rheumatologist clinician and educator at UCSF and the San Francisco VA Health Care System. My goals are to 1) deliver comprehensive rheumatologic care to patients with a wide spectrum of rheumatic conditions, and 2) help educate trainee physicians in the care of rheumatic disease.
Education
06/2021 - Rheumatology, UCSF Rheumatology Fellowship
06/2019 - Internal Medicine, UCSF Medicine Residency
MD, 05/2016 - Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Publications
  1. Dietz BW, Winston LG, Koehler JE, Margaretten M. Copycat. 2021. PMID: 34731540


  2. Dietz B, Katz P, Dall'Era M, Murphy LB, Lanata C, Trupin L, Criswell LA, Yazdany J. Major Depression and Adverse Patient-Reported Outcomes in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Results from the California Lupus Epidemiology Study. 2020. PMID: 32741124


  3. Dietz BW, Jones TK, Small DS, Gaieski DF, Mikkelsen ME. The Relationship Between Index Hospitalizations, Sepsis, and Death or Transition to Hospice Care During 30-Day Hospital Readmissions. Volume 55 of Issue 4. 2017. PMID: 27820595


  4. Stokes NR, Dietz BW, Liang JJ. Cardiopulmonary laboratory biomarkers in the evaluation of acute dyspnea. Volume 8. 2016. PMID: 27307771